Category Archives: False Creek

Emily Carr University of Art + Design

The design of the new campus for the Emily Carr University of Art + Design was unveiled in April 2017. Now it’s completed, and occupied. There’s a single building at the end of 1st Avenue, parallel with Great Northern Way. The render … Continue reading

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339 East 1st Avenue

The employment ambitions for the False Creek Flats took a further step forward with another office building proposal. This is for a 6 storey 144,000 square foot building with grounf floor retail designed by IBI for Porte Holdings and the … Continue reading

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399 East 1st Avenue

Onni have completed their artists live/work project on Great Northern Way called Canvas. Last summer they submitted a four building development application for a site close by, part of the University Campus rezoning. The initial proposal was for four buildings – two 13 and … Continue reading

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Containers – Terminal Avenue

When we first noted this project five years ago it was hard to believe that all the office proposals that were lining up for approval would get built, but that didn’t seem to be slowing the developers down. Below is the … Continue reading

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1495 Ontario Street

This address had us confused – and then we realized this isn’t really a building. This is the non-motorized boating facility just being completed at the end of False Creek (in front of the new park area that will be completed with … Continue reading

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565 Great Northern Way

This office development is an application proposed for the new campus of Emily Carr University on the south side of the False Creek Flats. Designed by Perkins + Will for PCI, it would see around 150,000 sq ft of office in … Continue reading

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MEC Head Office – Great Northern Way

While it’s currently on the outer edge of the area we cover, with the promised new Emily Carr University campus (and maybe an extension of the SkyTrain line) Great Northern Way is starting to see some innovative buildings. The MEC … Continue reading

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