Gemella Design has been a key team member on a variety of award winning projects including:

2013 Planning Institute of British Columbia Award for Excellence in Planning;

  • Gold Winner, Research & New Directions in Planning, Alternative Forms of Rural Development for the Regional District of Nanaimo

2013 Vancouver Island Real Estate Board Commercial Building Awards:

  • Honorable Mention, Office Reno - Waddington Place of Nanaimo

2011 LEED Gold Certification:

  • Oliver Woods Community Centre in Nanaimo

2011 Vancouver Island Real Estate Board Commercial Building Awards:

  • Community Enhancement Award for Bowen Park Amphitheatre in the City of Nanaimo Park

2011 PIBC Conference & Annual Meeting Speaker:

  • Connecting Schools and Community

2011 Portals Gallery Exhibit:

  • Cowichan Valley landscapes, public spaces and green design initiatives through drawing created by Gemella Design, Landscape Architects

2010 – 2011 Selected Works, BCSLA Drawing on the Land:

  • Contemporary Landscape Architecture Exhibit Pendulum Gallery, AIBC Gallery, Vancouver, BC and subsequent shows throughout BC

2010 (May /June) Holmes Magazine,

  • Privacy Act, backyard transformations and eco-friendly landscaping ideas

2010 Outstanding Recreational Facility:

  • Cowichan Aquatic Centre, Recreation Facilities Association of British Columbia (RFABC)

2009 Facility Excellence Award,

  • Oliver Woods Community Centre, BC Parks and Recreation Association

2009 Shortlist Winner,

  • Vancouver Public Space Network Design Competition

Contact us

237 Derby Place, Nanaimo, B.C. V9R 6H3

t.   250.591.1976

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