EVENT: Volunteer Downtown Public Space & Public Life Study with CoV and Gehl, Sept 14 & 16

Public Space & Public Life Study Shifts: Thursday, Sept 14 and Saturday, Sept 16 Training: Wednesday, Sept 13 from 6:00 to 8:00pm... Read More

Release: Apply to become an Arbutus Champion

Via City of Vancouver: Residents invited to become Arbutus Champions as part of four-day ‘Design Jam’ Vancouver residents are invited... Read More

Video Vancouver: How to Make a Values Sandwich

Via Sightline: A simple recipe for powerful policy messages: Make a “values sandwich.” Say why it matters, what it is, and... Read More

RELEASE: VPSN, Laneway Living Rooms: Grandma’s House, July 29th

Laneway Living Rooms: Grandma’s House WHEN: 12pm – 9pm Saturday, July 29th, 2017 WHERE: 1027 Commercial Drive laneway (south of... Read More

RELEASE: A Better City Vancouver – Call to Action

Vancouverites know better than anyone what would make their city better. For that reason, we are asking residents from 50... Read More

Pride and Policing: a comparative history of Toronto and New York

The decision to ban uniformed police from marching at this year’s Toronto Pride Parade has prompted an invitation from the Gay... Read More

Islamophobia in Canadian public spaces: how to go from trauma to solidarity

There is a pressing need to turn public spaces where Muslims have been traumatized into spaces where solidarity is strengthened... Read More

Making places for Toronto’s Queer history

By Ed Jackson In June, 2016, U.S. President Barack Obama proclaimed the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar on Christopher Street in New York... Read More

Book Review From The Stacks: The New Downtown Library

Author: Shannon Mattern (University of Minnesota Press, 2007) “The legitimacy of the library is in question”   — Rem Koolhaas during... Read More

Recap: Vancouver Design Week(end) 2017

Via Vancouver Design Week: With over 50 events in just two days the second edition of the Vancouver’s official interdisciplinary... Read More