Keystone Architecture Calgary

Keystone Architecture Team

Are you working on a large residential, commercial, or industrial project that requires you to hire an architect? Are you looking to work with an architecture firm in Calgary that provides practical and innovative solutions for creating sustainable buildings? The experienced architects, technologists, and project coordinators from Keystone Architecture bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise in a variety of topologies. Get in touch with us today to get started on your next project.

Why choose Keystone Architecture Calgary?


30+ years of experience

23 combined designations and certifications

In-depth knowledge of Alberta’s challenging building climate

Innovative designs with practical solutions


Experienced Architects & Their Achievements

At Keystone Architecture Calgary, our team is made up of local talent who understand the building challenges Alberta has to offer. With support from some of our Abbotsford team members who are originally from or have lived in Alberta, our Calgary team can provide innovative architectural design solutions that take into account Alberta's unique landscape and climate. Our technologists and project coordinators in Calgary are experienced in:

  • Dealing with Alberta's challenging building climate (chinooks, -40 degree weather, 35+ degree weather swings, flash melting, upheaving, floods, burst pipes, hail, tornadoes, etc.).
  • Understanding how quickly Albertan cities are sprawling and the challenges involved.
  • Having a solid knowledgebase about the future transportation routes/city infrastructure projects and how that can affect project plans.
  • Understanding changing/evolving building codes and practices in Alberta.
  • Knowing what kinds of building materials will work best in Alberta's climate, as well as new products and innovative design technologies that are coming to the market.

No matter what type of development project you are working on in Calgary—residential, mixed-use, industrial, commercial, retail, recreational, hospitality, etc.—the professional technologists and project managers from Keystone Architecture can provide you with innovative solutions that account for the overall functionality and context of a space. Our team also focuses on creating environmentally sustainable designs that consider economic viability without compromising on design excellence.

View some of the innovative projects that Keystone Architecture has helped bring to life.

Our Leadership

Vicky Couture, Practice Leader, Calgary, Alberta
Vicky Couture
Practice Leader (AB)
Associate Principal
Architect AAA, MRAIC
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    Expertise & Experience: Private and public sectors—City of Calgary, Government of Alberta, Government of Canada, Calgary Airport Authority, independent property developers, and non-profit organizations. Urban planning, office and commercial, interiors, healthcare, affordable housing, recreation facilities, industrial, warehouse, and public works operational centres.

    Vicky is an experienced Team Leader and is a Registered Architect with the Alberta Association of Architects with over 17 years experience. She is skilled in leading, planning, sharing resources, and managing the vision, priorities, and milestones of projects. Her background focuses on both private and public sectors with a wide diversity of clients, including City of Calgary, Government of Alberta, Government of Canada, Calgary Airport Authority, independent property developers, and non-profit organizations. Project types have included urban planning, office and commercial interiors, healthcare, affordable housing, recreation facilities, industrial, warehouse and public works operational centres.

    Overseeing the dynamics of project teams has been a large part of her career and she strives to facilitate a supportive team and positive environment. Vicky’s goal for all of her projects is to involve the team, cultivate the project vision, collaborate, and share resources to maintain focus through to project completion.

Martin Veenhoven, Sr. Project Manager, Calgary, Alberta
Martin Veenhoven
Sr. Project Manager
Associate Principal
Architect AAA, AIBC, MRAIC, AIA
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Expertise & Experience: Local and international. Range of large scale project typologies including commercial, residential, recreational, institutional, heritage, academic, and industrial developments. Vast knowledge of the industry, project delivery, methodologies, and complex building systems.

With over 40 years’ experience in the Architectural industry, Martin’s experience includes an extensive spectrum of projects resulting in a diverse portfolio of successful developments throughout Canada and internationally. His experience includes a comprehensive range of large scale project typologies including commercial, residential, recreational, institutional, heritage, academic, and industrial developments. Combined with his vast knowledge of the industry, project delivery methodologies, and complex building systems, Martin also brings to Keystone a client-focused project management approach to utilize the skills and expertise of the team he oversees. The end result being a successful development that exceeds the needs and expectations of the clients he serves.

Team

Noel Lim, Project Coordinator, Calgary, Alberta
Dave Stott
Sr. Project Coordinator B.E.S., B.E.D.S., M.Arch
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  • Mixed-use buildings
  • Multi-family, multi-building residential apartments
  • Hospitals, clinics, and laboratories
  • Towers/high-rise buildings
  • Hotels
  • Public transit stations
  • Industrial warehouses
  • Daycares, educational facilities, and libraries

Dave holds a Master of Architecture and brings to Keystone an impressive portfolio with a wealth of knowledge and over 30 years of experience. Dave is exceptionally skilled with producing design development and working drawings that express the vision and specific details envisioned by the client.

Tyler Tsang, Sr. Project Coordinator, Calgary, Alberta
Tyler Tsang
Sr. Project Coordinator
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  • Mixed-use buildings
  • Multi-family, multi-building residential apartments
  • Restaurants
  • Office buildings
  • Commercial retail malls
  • Towers/high-rise buildings
  • Government buildings
  • Medical, assisted, and independent living facilities

Tyler is a valuable team member with over 15 years of experience working on a broad range and scale of project types, including feasibility studies of new sustainable building methods to reduce EUI. With a keen eye for detail and the drive to resolve issues, Tyler is an integral part of his project team.

Matthew Creelman, Project Coordinator, Calgary, Alberta
Matthew Creelman
Project Coordinator Dipl. Arch Tech
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  • Mixed-use buildings
  • Multi-family, multi-building residential apartments
  • Medical, assisted, and independent living facilities
  • Hotels
  • Towers/high-rise buildings

Matthew is a knowledgeable member of our team who is committed to maintaining innovative technical skills and up-to-date industry knowledge. He is a skilled draftsman with over 10 years of experience working in multidisciplinary teams.

Saho Higuchi, Technologist, Calgary, Alberta
Saho Higuchi
Technologist Dipl. Arch Tech
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  • Hospitals, clinics, and laboratories
  • Assisted and independent living facilities
  • Mixed-use buildings
  • Educational/post-secondary facilities

With over 12 years of industry experience as an architectural technologist, Saho bring to the team a comprehensive background with a focus on mixed-use, healthcare, and institutional projects. She is highly dedicated to her work, detail-orientated, and eager to take on challenging, new projects.

Tyler Tsang, Technologist, Calgary, Alberta
Maggie McCann
Project Coordinator Dipl. Arch Tech
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  • Mixed-use buildings
  • Multi-family, multi-building residential apartments
  • Industrial warehouse renovations
  • Educational/post-secondary facilities
  • Hotels

With a passion for environmentally conscious design and maintaining strong client relationships, Maggie is a valued member of our team. She has in-depth knowledge of Alberta building codes and bylaws, which enables her to efficiently navigate complex multi-use projects.

Sara Niro, Project Coordinator, Calgary, Alberta
Sara Niro
Project Coordinator Dipl. Arch Tech
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  • Mixed-use buildings
  • Multi-family, multi-building residential apartments
  • Government buildings
  • Commercial retail malls
  • Medical, assisted, and independent living facilities
  • Educational/post-secondary facilities

Sara is a motivated team player who has gained valuable work experience in a variety of sectors. Her clear and concise communication style allows her to effectively develop drawings and complete detailed quality control reviews.

Amber Dickson, Technologist, Calgary Alberta
Amber Dickson
Technologist Dipl. Arch Tech, LEED® Green Associate™
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  • Mixed-use buildings
  • Multi-family, multi-building residential apartments
  • Commercial retail malls
  • Industrial warehouses
  • Restaurants
  • Office buildings

Amber’s passion for architecture and design drives her to find innovative solutions to the challenges of sustainability and efficiency. Her creative eye and technical knowledge is integral to delivering high-quality drawings.

Amber Dickson, Technologist
Caitlin Tudor
Business Development & Marketing Administrator B.Comm
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Caitlin oversees all marketing initiatives from social media and website updates to overall strategy and analytics. She plays a critical role as the first point of contact for new clients, who then creates custom proposals using graphic design software. She holds a Bachelor of Communications from the University of Calgary, and her creative and process-driven skills enable our marketing collateral to effectively reflect our brand.


Contact Keystone Architecture Calgary

Keystone Architecture is proud to provide comprehensive services to developers, contractors, and communities throughout Calgary, AB and the surrounding areas. Some of the major cities and districts surrounding Calgary that we serve include:

  • Airdrie
  • Chestermere
  • Cochrane
  • Okotoks
  • High River
  • Red Deer
  • Lethbridge
  • Banff
  • Canmore
  • Foothills County
  • Rocky View County
  • Mountain View County
  • Wheatland County
  • Bighorn County

If you are looking for a professional architect to help you design a new building or renovate a building in the Calgary area, we can help. Keystone Architecture is proud to provide architectural services for a wide range of different development projects. Get in touch with us today to learn more about our services and how we can help with your upcoming project.

Phone:
587-391-4768

Address:
2120 4 St SW #210
Calgary, AB T2S 1W7