Author Archive

Tommie Gold Awards

The Annual Tommie Gold Awards (CHBA Okanagan) recognized three recent designs from architects at Thinkspace: Robert Parlane (Best Commercial Retail/Office: Glenmore Landfill Administration Building- while working for CEI Architecture), Henk Kampman (Excellence in Single Family Detached Home $1,000,000 – $1,500,000: Guarducci Residence) and Thinkspace Architecture (Best Outside of the Box: Mar Jok Elementary).

Mar Jok Elementary Official Grand Opening

mar-jok-elementary-school-01The official grand opening of the new elementary school in West Kelowna will be held on Chinese New Year, February 19, 2015. While the school has been occupied since the beginning of the 2014-15 school year, the official opening celebrates the successful completion of the project.

Announcing Three New Certified Educational Facility Planners

Thinkspace is pleased to announce three team members – Ron Hoffart, Henk Kampman and Umur Olcay – have received the Certified Educational Facility Planner (CEFP) designation, a mark of excellence developed to reflect the knowledge, skills and abilities of a competent educational facility planner. As three of only seven CEFPs in Canada, we congratulate Ron, Henk and Umur on this great achievement. Thinkspace specializes in K-12 and post –secondary educational projects.