The perfect blend of architecture and nature
Vancouver is considered one of the safest cities in the world, as well as one of the most expensive. With mountains, ocean and forest, the city is surrounded by natural spaces that merge effortlessly with the public spaces and architecture of the city. After there form that ended with the industrial architecture, the construction of modern and contemporary buildings began.
Local architect Arthur Erickson devised and builtsome of the modern buildings we can see today in Vancouver. Even so, contemporary architecture of the city is characterized by public buildings such as the UBC PARC New Library Facilities developed by DGBK Architects or the Langara Science&Technology building by TeepleArchitects. On the other hand we also find prívate homes designed by architects such as ArnoMatisArchitecture, D’Arcy Jones, Scott Posno, Randy Bens and James KM ChengArchitects, which are anessential visit for lovers of architecture and design.
At Artchitectours we offer itineraries and guided tours in Vancouver oriented to urban planning, design and architecture with profesional architects guides. We also offer tailor made tours.