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Nick Bray Architecture Ltd. is a Vancouver based AIBC-registered studio that strives to deliver exciting and innovative buildings that exceed our clients’ expectations.

The studio specializes in sustainable design solutions that respond to local context and environment. Passive House techniques are used to create low energy buildings, which benefit from natural light, fresh air and warmth, whilst being built for longevity. Our space efficient plans maximize municipal-bylaw allowances whilst being highly practical. We listen to and work for our clients to ensure that all their aspirations are identified and translated into unique and elegant buildings.

We are proud to work with a team of highly skilled and motivated consultants that share our passion for quality design and construction and together we strive to deliver exceptional buildings.

MINTs on the jobsite
LightWorks, Vancouver, BC
Christopher Bozyk Architects
MINTs hard at work
InGastown, Vancouver, BC
Christopher Bozyk Architects
MINT embossed in rock
Barrow St, North Vancouver, BC
Christopher Bozyk Architects
Nick Bray ARCHITECT BSc[hons] BArch PgDip ARB RIBA MRAIC AIBC

Nick is a qualified Architect and has been working in practice since 2001 after graduating from the Welsh School of Architecture. Whilst working on high profile projects at Jestico+Whiles Architects in London, England, Nick was involved in many award winning designs including the prestigious UK Housing Design Award [2008] for the design of a highly sustainable mid-rise residential building in East London.

Moving to Vancouver in 2010, Nick was a lead designer for a number of award-winning buildings whilst working for Alfred Waugh Architects and Christopher Bozyk Architects. These projects included the O’Syiam Pavilion in Squamish, the Barrow Street light-industrial complex in North Vancouver, the mid-rise InGastown apartment building in downtown Vancouver, and the LightWorks commercial building in Mount Pleasant.

Having now established his own award nominated studio, Nick Bray Architecture Ltd, Nick brings a diverse background of international experience to specialize in sustainable designs in an evolving Vancouver architecture landscape.

MINTs on the jobsite
O'Syiam Pavilion, Squamish, BC
Alfred Waugh Architects
MINTs hard at work
Greenwich Peninsula, London, UK
Jestico+Whiles Architects
MINT embossed in rock
Royal Quay, London, UK
Jestico+Whiles Architects

recognition

Article: Driven by Passion [June 2019]

2020 Georgie Awards:

  • Finalist – Best Multi-Family Townhouse Development

2019 Georgie Awards:

  • Winner: Best Multi-Family Townhouse Development (Infill 6 units and under)
  • Finalist: Custom Home Valued between $500,000-$899,999
  • Finalist: Best Multi-Family Kitchen – New

Article: Next Home Magazine [Oct 2018]

2018 Ovation Awards:

  • Winner: BC Housing Award for Excellence in Innovative Housing Choices
  • Winner: Best Townhouse/Rowhome Infill Development – Anzio Triplex
  • Finalist: Best Small-Scale Home – Anzio Laneway

Expert: Sat on Judging panel for the 2018 CARE Awards of Vancouver Island [July 2018]

2018 Vancouver Home Show: Winner: Best exhibition booth

Article: Fortis BC [Oct 2017]

2017 Georgie Awards:

  • Finalist: Best Multi-Family Infill Development – Pender Duplex
  • Finalist: Best Multi-Family Kitchen – Pender Duplex
  • Finalist: Best Multi-Family Townhouse Development – Pender Duplex

2017 Ovation Awards:

  • Winner: Best Townhouse/Rowhome Infill Development – Pender Duplex
  • Winner: Best New Kitchen: Multi-Family Home – Pender Duplex
  • Finalist: Best Kitchen and Greatroom Renovation – Rancher Reno
  • Finalist: Best Renovation – Single family home – Rancher Reno
  • Finalist: Best Interior Design Display Suite: Multi-Family Home

Article: Award Magazine [Feb 2017]

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