Design & Build
We create exciting buildings & spaces
TLVDB specializes in home renovation projects as well as commercial spaces and new construction.
We offer one unified flow of work from start to finish and will accompany you as we execute your vision from the initial concept all the way through to handing you the keys.
Being building science geeks allows us to push the limits of design while staying grounded in reality. At the same time, being invested in the design makes us strive for the highest level of craftsmanship and execution.
Better Service | Better Value | Better Design
We carefully direct our design efforts towards where it counts the most for maximal impact within a given budget. Our unified approach to design & build insures our clients get better service, better value and better design.
Being a Canadian firm with international roots originating in Israel, our design methodology strongly emphasizes and places the human experience at it's core. As such, each design is an exercise of merging the best from both worlds, honoring Canadian mountain culture while at the same time infusing it with the vibrant, modern and eclectic design aesthetics of Tel Aviv.
Gili has been designing professionally since 2014 when he graduated with his degree from the faculty of Architecture & Town Planning at the Technion in Haifa, Israel. He started his architecture career working for some of Israel’s most well known and respected firms, from Knafo-Klimor Architects, an award winning firm dedicated to the development of sustainable architecture and pioneering a humanistic approach in design, to Bar-Orian Architects, specializing in Urban Renewal of Tel-Aviv-Jaffa, restoring and integrating old historical buildings with new construction to fuse together a multi layered urban environment that is the backbone of Israeli Metropolitan core.
Based in Golden, BC, TLVDB was founded by Architect Gili Keselman in 2019 after immigrating to Canada from Israel.
Working as an Architect in Tel-Aviv, with it's unique urban environment acting as a backdrop for a joyful and vibrant way of life, has influenced Gili and inspired the firms approach to design, it's functionality and aesthetics, as it aspires to integrate the best of both worlds.