Buttjes Architecture Inc. was established in 1960 by Wilfred D. Buttjes. Since its inception, the firm has provided efficient, professional and personal service to private, corporate and institutional clients from Canada, United States and overseas. Over the years, the firm has received numerous awards for its work including two Canadian Housing Design awards, a Massey Medal for Architecture, and a UDI award for best mixed-use category.
Dirk Buttjes joined the firm in 1981, after completing a Master of Architecture degree at the University of Colorado in Denver, Colorado. He established the firm Buttjes Architecture Inc. (BA), in 1987 to continue the tradition of providing an exceptional level of architectural expertise in the fields of multi-family residential and commercial developments. Dirk has earned a reputation for bringing large, complex mixed use projects successfully to reality. He is a practicing member of the Architectural Institute of British Columbia, the Alberta Association of Architects and the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada.