Based around a public, indoor street, the building presents multiple spatial zones offering varying degrees of privacy.
PE Home’s “neighborhood/household” concept formally replicates the variation and structure of an urban environment, facilitating the creation of smaller community groups that interrelate with one another. The “neighborhood” and “household” organization of the project provides layers of intimacy promoting resident comfort and a sense of home.
Grand Senses Spa is newly located on Grafton Street in the downtown core of historic Charlottetown. One of the primary project goals was to insert a contemporary spa into an historic envelope without disrupting the existing building’s character.
This project proposes the reestablishment of the character defining residential density of the historic neighbourhood while providing a contemporary model for present-day urban living.
Situated on the windswept shores of Howe Bay, the Howe Bay House is comprised of two rectangular blocks, rotated 90 degrees from one another in a cruciform plan leaving a void at their intersection.
Since its original design in 1964, the function of the Main Stage of the Confederation Centre of the Arts (CCA) has shifted primarily toward musical theatre; significant redesign of the theatre was required to optimize acoustics and accommodate larger audience capacity requirements.
The Charlottetown City Hall renovation was initiated to facilitate public access to the city’s administrative departs by improving circulation and giving the historic building a clean, contemporary update while maintaining its historic character.
During the Art in the Open festival, the Architect Association of Prince Edward Island held a competition to build an inhabitable space for under $100.
The design concept for this interior fit-up provides natural light to all areas of the building by organizing private offices along the building’s perimeter around the open workspaces in the centre.
When BGHJ Architects needed a new office in downtown Charlottetown, they decided to convert two adjoining residential spaces into a single urban office space optimize for the needs of the design firm.
Situated where now lies a vacant lot, the project was designed to formally complete Queen Square’s Parliamentary precinct providing exhibition, conference, and office space to public officials and the public.
The design for the unrealized addition to the Garden of the Gulf Museum proposed additional exhibition space and a showcase for The Canada Tree (1996), a magnificent 3-storey work by late sculptor Tyler Aspin.
Designed with a narrow floor plate, the building provides all interior spaces with a maximum of daylighting, ventilation, and views to the surrounding campus.
Canada’s Smartest Kitchen represents the contemporary face of Holland College’s renowned Culinary Institute.
The Saint John Energy Headquarters is designed to consolidate the energy company’s multiple service and administrative departments into a single building exemplifying energy efficiency and contributing to the health and productivity of its users.
In joint venture with HOK, the Jean Canfield Building was designed as a sustainable precedent for Canadian federal buildings of the 21st century.
Launching House is a contemporary summer residence and studio on the rugged eastern shores of Launching Harbour.
The Ringwood Cottage is situated in a protective grove of poplar trees overlooking the Northumberland Strait.
Located centrally on University Avenue, the Atlantic Technology Centre (ATC) is situated in the gateway to the historic city of Charlottetown.
Taking the elemental form of a pastoral community of gabled barns, the Greenwich National Park public beach facility provides sustainable park services for visitors and personnel.