Founded in 2017, Contingent is a multi-disciplinary design and research collaborative engaged in generating projects and proposals for the urban built environment in Metro Vancouver and beyond. Bringing together designers with diverse backgrounds, skills, and professional experience from across architecture, landscape architecture, environmental design, visual art, engineering, city planning and education, Contingent is committed to a practice that is explorative, imaginative, and simultaneously attuned to particular physical and social contexts. Our collective portfolio comprises of both speculative proposals and realized work from across a variety of different scales and themes, commonly characterized by an ambition of creating inclusive and stimulating social spaces.



Current collaborators

Roy Cloutier

Nicole Sylvia

Lorinc Vass


Past collaborators

Pengfei Du

Jennifer Leung

Daichi Yamashita

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