Community Engagement and Graphic Facilitation of Arbutus Corridor, Vancouver, while at DIALOG

Community Engagement and Graphic Facilitation of Arbutus Corridor, Vancouver, while at DIALOG

Urban Design of River District Phase 3, Vancouver, while at DIALOG

Urban Design of River District Phase 3, Vancouver, while at DIALOG

Landscape Architecture of West development, Calgary, while at DIALOG

Landscape Architecture of West development, Calgary, while at DIALOG

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Community Engagement and Graphic Facilitation

Matthew strives to implement design processes that meaningfully engage. His graphic facilitation is particularly effective in capturing shared ideas as sketches and diagrams, providing easy access and ongoing participation towards forming robust and authentic design concepts.

Recent Projects

  • Long Lake 58 First Nation Community Plan - EcoPlan International

  • Arbutus Greenway Vision and Master Plan* - City of Vancouver

  • Ladysmith Waterfront Vision* - Township of Ladysmith & Stz'uminus First Nation

  • Cobble Hill Community Plan* - Vancouver Island - CRD

  • Historic Downtown Public Realm Guidelines* - City of Abbotsford

  • City Centre Downtown Plan* - City of Abbotsford

  • Tofino Main Street Vision* - Town of Tofino

  • Front Street Mews* - City of New Westminster

  • Oakridge Mall Development - Westbank/QuadReal

  • AZA first Nation Community Plan - EcoPlan International

    (* while at DIALOG)

Urban Design

As a facilitator and designer, Matthew’s practice benefits from engaging with clients, stakeholders and consultants early in a collaborative design process, enabling participants to collectively identify the hot topic issues, goals and objectives, as well as develop ideas and explore design solutions.

Recent Projects

  • Park Place Plaza at 666 Burrard Street*, Vancouver - QuadReal

  • False Creek Flats Innovation Hub* - City of Vancouver

  • Lansdowne District*, Richmond

  • Abbotsford Downtown City Plan* - City of Abbotsford

  • Poplar Landing* - City of New Westminster and Metro Vancouver

  • River District Community Master Plan, Phase 3* - Wesgroup

  • Jericho Lands*, Vancouver, BC

  • Ice District*, Edmonton, AB - Multiple Entities

  • Oakridge Mall Development - Westbank

  • Clearwater River Park, Fort McMurray - District of Woodbuffalo

    (* while at DIALOG)



Landscape Architecture

With over two decades of experience, Matthew is well-versed in collaborating with small and large multidisciplinary design teams and has contributed to award winning projects in and around Vancouver and across North America.

Recent Projects

  • Smithe and Richards Downtown Urban Public Park* - Vancouver Park Board

  • Arbutus Club Renovation, Arrival Walkway and Play Area* - Arbutus Club

  • North Vancouver Water Treatment Facility* - Metro Vancouver, District of NV

  • Seaspan Head Office Site Plan, North Vancouver* - Seaspan

  • UBC Student Housing and Gauge Transit Hub* - Properties Trust

  • Willowbrook Mall Expansion, Langley* - Bental Kennedy

  • Nature’s Path Head Office, Vancouver* - Stephens Family.

  • Telus World of Science Outdoor Park, Vancouver - Science World

  • Rowland Residence, Southlands, Vancouver

    (* while at DIALOG)