Walton received his Bachelor of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Waterloo in 1990 and obtained a Master of Architecture from the University of British Columbia in 1996.
After his architectural studies, Walton worked in Egypt as surveyor, architect, and designer for an archaeological mission based in Cairo. Subsequently Walton also worked for an architecture office in London, England.
Since joining Diamond Schmitt Architects in 2001, Walton has had diverse experience working on residential, academic, performing arts and institutional projects. His experience includes the Shakespeare Theatre in Washington DC, the Hudson Condominiums in Toronto, renovations to the Ontario Science Centre in Toronto, the Southbrook Winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake, the Centre for Green Cities at Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto, and the Algonquin Centre for Construction Excellence at Algonquin College in Ottawa.
Walton is currently the Project Architect for the new law school at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, BC.
Diamond Schmitt Architects was among a shortlist of firms...View Project
Canadian Natural Resources Limited Engineering Complex
The Canadian Natural Resources Limited Engineering Complex redevelopment and...View Project
Peel Memorial Centre
The new Peel Memorial Centre provides ambulatory care to...View Project
Old Main Revitalization
The radical transformation of a 1960s-era building on the campus...View Project
Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building
Located at the corner of Chestnut and 33rd in...View Project
University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Designing the first new university campus in Ontario in...View Project
Sited in one of Toronto's brick industrial districts, this...View Project
Algonquin Centre for Construction Excellence
This 195,000-square-foot building addresses the current skills shortage in...View Project
Automotive Centre of Excellence
The General Motors of Canada Automotive Centre for Excellence...View Project
McGill University Campus Master Plan
Diamond Schmitt Architects were retained in 2005 by McGill...View Project
Centre for Green Cities, Evergreen Brick Works
The Evergreen Brick Works project transforms an underused deteriorating...View Project
Inspired by the long rows of grape vines planted...View Project
Sidney Harman Hall, Harman Centre for the Arts
Sidney Harman Hall, the new home of the Shakespeare...View Project
The Hudson occupies a prominent corner site between two...View Project
Weston Family Innovation Centre
The Weston Family Innovation Centre is helping to establish...View Project
Computer Science and Engineering Building
The Computer Science and Engineering Building, with its complex...View Project