Acton Ostry Architects


Acton Ostry Architects is dedicated to the practice of architecture that meaningfully contributes to the values and aspirations of our clients and the communities we serve. In our open studio we cultivate a collaborative design culture that is characterized by careful contemplation, free exchange of ideas, intense rigour, and an enduring commitment to achieving excellence in design.

open studio environment.

open studio environment

For employment inquiries, please forward a cover letter, resume and portfolio to: [email protected]
All inquiries are kept confidential. Only qualified applicants will be contacted. Please, no telephone calls or hardcopy materials.

collaborative design culture.

collaborative design culture

completed project field trip.

completed project field trip

professional development tours.

professional development tours

contract administration mentoring.

contract administration mentoring

site review experience.

site review experience

AOA in-house mentoring program.

AOA in-house mentoring program

sample library and archive.

sample library and archive

building materials evaluation.

building materials evaluation

lawn bowls social outing.

lawn bowls social outing

Vancouver Canadians summer baseball outing.

Vancouver Canadians summer baseball outing

AOA Friday Happy Hour.

AOA Friday Happy Hour

AOA strongly supports the development of graduate and intern architects through numerous initiatives such as professional education programs, AOA mentorship program, field trips to construction and completed project sites, and the transfer of knowledge learned through the firsthand experience of seasoned architects.

Russell Acton, Architect AIBC AAA OAA FRAIC

Founding Principal