Haig Armen



  • 2009

    Recently Haig Armen’s design firm, LiFT studios was hired by the Vancouver Aquarium to design and develop a touchscreen exhibit to accompany the Beluga Whale tank. The goal of the kiosk was to encourage children to explore the sounds that Belugas create and compare them with possibly disturbing sounds in their environment as well as familiar sounds. The kiosk has been receiving positive responses by thousands of aquarium visitors and lift will continue...

  • 2008

    In the summer of 2008 Simon Fraser University asked lift studios to design the Canadian Centre for Studies in Publishing website. The collaborative approach with our client helped achieve the goal of merging the typographic sophistication of the print medium with dynamically driven user-generated content.
    The site appropriately presents the dynamic content as well as shows an deep understanding of the print and web mediums.

  • 2007

    In contrast to the many brochure-style school websites, Haig Armen proposed that the School of Architecture present the exemplary work that is produced on an ongoing day to day basis by it’s community. The new design dynamically features content contributed by faculty and students. The site fosters interaction, exchange and exploration amongst the sala community.
    The site has been received with great enthusiasm by the students & community and has won a handful of awards including...