DANIEL KIM, Architect A.I.B.C. M.R.A.I.C.
The Firm
Daniel Kim, Architect AIBC
Ian Tingley, Architect AIBC
Terry Tanner, FRAIC
Gustavo da Roza, II, FRAIC
Gus da Roza, Architect AIBC


Daniel Kim is a licensed Architect and member of the Architectural
Institute of British Columbia, Canada and member of the Royal
Architectural Institute of Canada. His efforts in continuing education programs in British Columbia for over 30 years have greatly enriched his knowledge, after graduating as a Bachelor of A.E. from HanYang University, Seoul, Korea.

He has been a principal of Pacific Rim Architecture Ltd. and Buckley Graham Kim Inc. in British Columbia, Canada, for the last 31 years and has been responsible for a wide variety of projects in every category of architectural practice in British Columbia, United
States, Korea and China.

Dan has an extensive background in ecclesiastical projects,
particularly for the Archdiocese of Vancouver. He was responsible
for the design and construction issues related to the 1984 visit of
Pope John Paul II to British Columbia and the historic mass
celebrated by 250,000.

Dan is a generalist who has experience in all areas of architectural practice, and with virtually every project type.  He is also experienced as a project manager, and a qualified developer.

  Simon Fraser University, Project Management
  Bachelor of Architectural Engineering (Hon.)
  Member, Royal Architectural Institute of Canada
  Member, Architectural Institute of British Columbia
  Honoured Member, International Who's Who of Entrepreneurs
  Member, Korean Institute of Architects and UIA (International Union of Architects, Paris)
  Member, Official Community Plan (Focus), City of Surrey, BC
Member, Construction Specification Institute of America, West Chapter
  Member, Project Management Institute of America
  Member, Design Review Committee, Sullivan Station, BC
  Pacific Rim Architecture Ltd., Peachland Branch Office, Okanagan, BC - Principal
  Pacific Rim Architecture Ltd., Head Office, Surrey, BC - Principal
  Buckley, Graham & Kim Inc., Langley, BC - Principal
  P.A. & E. Architects & Engineers Inc., Seoul, Korea and Los Angeles, California - Project Architect
  Assistant to Professor Chun, Department of Architecture, Hangyang University, Seoul, Korea
  • Design/Build for Surrey Chamber of Commerce Building, Surrey, BC
  • 1996 Award of Excellence in Design for St. Matthew’s Parish Church, City of Surrey
  • Award of Merit: Royal City Builders’ Annual Shield 1988, New Westminster Chamber of Commerce
  • Award Certificate in special recognition by the Pre-stressed Concrete Institute for Coast Capital Head Office Building, Guildford, Surrey, BC Canada
  • Korea Pavilion, 1986 World Exposition, Vancouver, BC, Korea Trade Promotion Corporation (one of top ten popular pavilions)
  • Papal Mass - 1984 visit of Pope John Paul II to Vancouver. Design & planning of structure for the mass site.