Garth Ramsey

Prior  to coming to Canada in 1977 Garth had six years of professional  experience in England. As a Project Architect Garth completed several  private residential, social housing, heritage renovation, and commercial  projects.  


    1995 - 2016 Neale Staniszkis Doll Adams Architects – Associate, Senior Design Architect
    Multiple residential building, Polygon, 4th and Balaclava, Vancouver.                     Southview Lodge seniors’ residence,             The Salvation Army, Vancouver.               Kiwanis Multilevel Care facility, North Vancouver.                                                             Upper Folkestone Multiple Family sites, West Vancouver.                                             Renovations to Fairmont Medical Building, West Broadway, Vancouver.                    Clarendon Court Congregate Seniors Housing, Vancouver.                                          Tofino Civic Centre, Vancouver Island. Langley Municipal Hall and Library, City of Langley.                                                                Elizabeth Barnett Terrace, Pioneer Society, New Westminster.                                                   The Cliff Block, Lookout Emergency Aid Society, New Westminster.                                     E 10th and Commercial, Vancouver Retail.          The Doctor Peter Centre, Comox Street, Vancouver.                                                                     The Cedars Assisted Living, Association for Seniors Housing, Mission.                                  16th and MacDonald, Commercial/ Retail Vancouver,
                                                                                              1987 - 1995    Morton Ramsey Architects - Principal                                                                             Bayly Residence, Snowridge, Whistler, BC.  
    La Mirada Apartment building, 8th and Highbury, Vancouver.  Wood frame apartments and townhouses  
    UBC Student Housing development master plan.  Mid-rise and high-rise apartments.  
    Mixed-use, commercial, institutional  
    UBC School of Landscape Architecture renovations and additions.                              Delta Credit Union Headquarters, Vancouver.                                                                    8th and Alma commercial and residential renovation and addition.   
    Hastings Village, Burnaby, Joint venture with John Currie MAIBC.
                                                                                               1985 - 1987    The Webb Zerafa Menkes Housden Partnership - Associate Partner
    The Bank of British Columbia, Georgia Street, Vancouver.  
    Ontario Domed Stadium Proposal, Toronto.  
    Reichman Residence, Toronto.             Shopping Complex, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.                                                                    King Abdulaziz University, Design Team Leader, Jeddah Saudi Arabia.                                                      
                                                                                               1983 - 1985    Garth Ramsey Architecture - Principal
    House on Radcliffe Avenue, West Vancouver.  
    Woods Island Residence, Whistler BC.  
    Commercial, mixed-use, institutional

    1977 - 1983   Hale and Ramsey Architects - Partner, Project Architect  
    Wood frame apartments and townhouses  
    Mid-rise and high-rise apartments  
    Mixed-use, commercial, institutional  

  • AWARDS:                                                                    2016    Western Wood Award - Red Cedar Pacific Autism Family Centre, Richmond.
    2001    Royal City Builders Award - Elizabeth Barnett Terrace, New Westminster.
    1995    Silver ‘Georgie’ Award - 8th and Alma  mixed-use building/ renovation
    1988    Canadian  Wood Council Award -                Wood’s Island Residence, Whistler.
    1988   Canadian Wood Council Award -                Radcliffe Avenue Residence, West               Vancouver.
    1984    AIBC Honour Award - Chernoff                 Residence, West Vancouver.
    1984    Tucker Architectural Award, New York -Chernoff  Residence.

    1996/8    Design Panel City of Vancouver.​  
    1988/9    Alzheimer Society of BC Board Member.
    1986/7    Visiting Lecturer, UBC School of Architecture
    1985/6    Design Panel City of Vancouver.
    1981/4    Visiting Lecturer, UBC School of Architecture.
    1980/3    AIBC Registration Committee, Examining Board.