Architect AIBC

Maia is Studio Lead of Human Studio. Maia’s career has focussed on community development and heritage renewal.  Prior to Human Studio, Maia ran her own business for seven years out of her studio in Victoria, BC. At the firm DIALOG, where she worked previously, Maia worked intimately on the new Chilliwack Secondary School – widely recognized as a model in school design. As well, she was project architect for the highly successful Schoolhouse in Strathcona and River Market neighbourhood regeneration projects. In the community, Maia served as Chair of Granville Island Trust, which oversees one of Canada’s most important public places. Currently, she volunteers with Ballet BC.

At Human Studio, Maia is responsible for managing the firm’s day to day operations and nurturing its growth and progressive outlook.

Peter Atkinson