Canadian Architect


A Continuum of Work

2012 RAIC Gold Medallist Peter Cardew discusses the evolution of his career and his dedicated approach to architecture--but most importantly, the simple desire to continue making good buildings.

Craft Work

The work of Peter Cardew can be described in terms of dignity, respect and craft. These traits have yielded a traditional yet modernist architecture built upon a diverse and iterative design process.

An Architect’s Architect

Peter Cardew continues to produce buildings of integrity and innovation, eschewing the commercial impulse so prevalent in the Vancouver context in which he works.

The Road to Venice

The complex process of putting together Canada's entry to the 13th Venice Biennale in Architecture requires the tireless dedication of many to represent our country at this prestigious cultural event.