Petit Architect | Kids Out and About Vancouver

Petit Architect

Vancouver , BC , .
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Architecture for kids! Curriculum is created by a professional architect and focused on sustainability in architecture. After-school programs, in school workshops, online classes, DIY kits, birthday parties... Design like an architect, Build with your hands, Learn about sustainability!


Each art workshops / project is proposed and developed with the teachers to meet their goals and suit their program, budget and classroom. They always value teamwork, imagination and creativity and are supervised by a professional architect.

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Petit Architect

Petit Architect was born in 2017, with the mandate to make architecture more accessible to children and youth and inspire them to become educated citizens involved in their cities. Maia Tarassoff teaches fun, hands-on after-school programs and intervenes in schools, for all ages ranging from Kindergarten to Grade 12. Her curriculum is focused on sustainability, social impact and energy efficiency. In parallel, she continues to work as a passive house and interior designer.

Academic - General
STEM - General
Visual arts / crafts
Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School
Middle School
High School