Architect AIBC, MRAIC, LEED AP
Ben Nielsen is a Senior Associate at Proscenium with over a decade of experience. He graduated from the University of Waterloo in 2011 with a Masters in Architecture and worked at several firms across Canada and the United States before joining Proscenium. Ben is an essential member of the management team at Proscenium and is a proven project leader for institutional, cultural and commercial projects.
Ben has a preoccupation with material and meaning, and with finding ways to communicate through the built form at every scale. He has played key roles on several high-profile projects across the Lower Mainland, and has a diverse portfolio that ranges from cultural feasibility studies for heritage buildings to working as project captain for commercial projects. His natural communication skills make him an effective project captain, coordinating both internal and external project staff with clarity and efficiency. On many of his projects, Ben is involved from schematic design through construction contract administration.