Behind the Kensington Market Research Project

Joshua Barker is an Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Toronto and the director of the University’s Ethnography... Read More

Bikes and Belonging: helping Toronto feel like home

This post by Yvonne Verlinden is part of Spacing’s partnership with the Toronto Cycling Think & Do Tank at the University of... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 005, Shake It Up

This is the companion episode to the latest issue of Spacing Magazine, with a focus on celebrating women in city building. We talk to... Read More

UrbSanity: Big and Small, Ottawa’s world-class obsession with being world-class

The Ottawa news cycle is a revolving door of controversies over architecture, landmarks, monuments, and mega- infrastructure and... Read More

Legal Progress on the Right to Housing in Canada

According to the courts, there is no constitutional “right to housing” in Canada –at least not yet. This may be changing... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 003 books, cops and grunge

In this episode, we talk about books about cities and urbanism that change the way we experience our communities. This could mean... Read More

Dodging the Centre Plan on Linden Lea?

DARTMOUTH – A contentious development proposal is going before Regional Council on Tuesday. Milestone Properties wants to demolish an... Read More

Can a New Community Plan Reverse Population Decline in Vancouver’s Grandview-Woodland Neighbourhood?

For the last 15 years, the population of Vancouver’s historic Grandview-Woodland neighbourhood has shrunk. Recent census data shows... Read More

Why Saving One House from Honda Demolition Matters

HALIFAX – Steele Auto Group has started the demolition of 19 homes to expand a Honda dealership in the core of the Halifax... Read More

THE ARTFUL CITY: An Interview with Public Studio

Public Studio is the Toronto-based collective art practice of filmmaker and artist Elle Flanders and architect and artist Tamira... Read More