Zachary is a Canadian architect and experienced maker whose work explores the integration of innovative digital methods alongside traditional craft knowledge. Completing the Design + Make programme he led the development of the ‘Tree Fork Truss’ within the Wood Chip Barn student project, and after graduating with distinction refused to leave the woods, taking on the role of studio tutor for the programme.
Earlier in life Zac worked with his father and grandfather - both carpenters. Before entering architecture school he studied liberal arts and physics at the University of King’s College and Dalhousie University respectively. Zac completed his undergraduate architectural studies at Dalhousie School of Architecture before going on to work for a number of architecture and design practices in Amsterdam, Lunenburg, Toronto and Vancouver.