Architecture is the art of creating a meaningful whole out of many divergent parts.
Bing Thom Architects is an innovative and global architectural and urban design practice with an emphasis on community-minded work. Founded in 1982 by Canadian architect Bing Thom, our firm is led by Principals Venelin Kokalov and Shinobu Homma with a core staff of 50 who, in addition to architecture and planning, bring expertise in engineering, sustainable building, interior design, project management, landscape design, and construction. We originate from a dozen different countries and bring our clients equally diverse language skills and cultural understanding.
With offices in Vancouver, Hong Kong, and Washington, DC, we are known for design excellence and the ability to integrate site master planning, architecture and urban design into a compelling vision that inspires individuals, institutions and communities to do great things.