WORLD-CLASS PLACEMAKING EXPERIENCES DISCOVER CURATE DEVELOP BUILD Carrington Community A community placemaking experience Progress Energy Stairs Award winning interior design and architecture SANFORD IMAGINETICS Connecting interactive art & architecture EMERGENT A play between the past and present SIMONS CANOPY Fashion meets art at the historic Lancaster Building ATCO Icon Demonstrating the power of collaboration HARMONY A collaborative student artist project CARRINGTON A community gathering place that connects people through experiences


We collaborate with owners, developers, architects, artists, creatives and art consultants to facilitate world-class art, architecture and placemaking experiences.


Stakeholder engagement

Vision Alignment

Project Brief

Schedule Development


Concept Exploration

Selection of Approach

Curation of Materials & Palette


Concept refinement



Risk Mitigation




Onsite Coordination



When we are integrated with your team we become your hub, acting on your behalf and collaborating with artists, architects and other creatives to help bring your vision to life. As your one point of contact we will manage all aspects of your project and assume all the risk.

Our Services start with discovery and end with amazing experiences

Start the conversation to explore how we can help you.


Second Story – Sanford Imaginetics

McKinley Burkart – Simons Building Staircases

NAK Design – Carrington Community Features

The Carrington art feature connects multiple facets of one of Calgary’s newest communities. Using Plan-Build™, Heavy Industries collaborated with NAK Design Strategies and Mattamy Homes to bring their unique concept of a gathering place to life. Carrington’s 0.9-hectare Greenway Park is home to the iconic art feature, along with a skatepark, playground, half-court basketball court and gathering plaza. Inspired by […]

Inges Idee – Boney

“Boney” is hard to miss but easy to love. This 9 foot (2.7 meter) tall cast aluminum sculpture of a dog greets visitors to the Seton Professional Building in Calgary. Boney was designed by German artist collective Inges Idee and is made up of nine identical bone-shaped pieces as well as one big 12-foot bone. Inges Idee concentrated on the […]

Bassett Associates – Just Sail and Wave

Heavy teamed up with landscape architects Bassett Associates to develop a sculptural feature located in the Melcor Developments Westmere traffic circle, adjacent to Chestermere City Hall. Heavy’s design team worked within tight size constraints and height restrictions. The feature was designed and fabricated to fit within a unique wedge-shaped area on the traffic circle island of the Westmere development. Through […]

Dan Corson – Cultivate

GEC Architecture – Feature Stairs

JPRA Design & Stantec – Tsawwassen Mills Features (19 total)

John Greg Ball – George Lane Park Screen

Douglas Coupland – MARK Targets