EVENT: East Vancouver Garden Tour—Sunday, June 18th

This year’s East Vancouver Garden Tour will be on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 18th. Like other years, this year’s... Read More

Volunteer Opportunity: Doors Open Vancouver, June 24, 2017

Via Doors Open Vancouver: DOV is an event that will throw open the doors of popular Vancouver buildings to the public. Throughout the... 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

Wellbeing in the City: The Impact of Culture, Heritage and Community on Healthy Cities

Numerous publications, research labs, and international organizations have been dealing with the question: “What makes us... Read More

Book Review – Medieval Cities: Their Origins and The Revival of Trade

Author: Henri Pirenne (Princeton University Press, 2014) The late fantasy novelist Terry Pratchett once stated: “If you do not know... Read More

EVENT: Wellbeing Dialogue—Embracing a Livable and Healthy City

Wellbeing Dialogue: Embracing a Livable and Healthy City through Strong Cultural and Social Connections Details Date: Thursday, May 4... Read More

What does the future hold for Vancouver’s Chinatown?

In 2014, the City of Vancouver announced a three-year, $2.5 million grant program to provide critical upgrades to Chinatown’s historic... Read More

Visual Thoughts #62

Last VT image: Alice Lake – Squamish, BC. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing Vancouver. He is also... Read More

The Artful City: Art That Belongs to All of Us

Interview by: Gill Baldwin The Artful City series looks beyond Toronto in a new set of articles and interviews investigating public... Read More

Urban mosques: Places of worship that knit communities together

The attack on the mosque in Quebec City early this year left many Canadians deeply perturbed. While we were still grappling with the... Read More