Vancouver’s Connection to Craftsman Architecture

VHF would like to thank Michael Kluckner, local author and artist, for guest writing this post. Almost as ubiquitous in our city as... Read More

UrbSanity: Architecture, more than we picture

What is architecture and who is an architect? We all sort of know but sort of don’t. I have been studying, designing, and writing... Read More

THE ARTFUL CITY: Going Public

By: Brandon Vickerd A while ago I was presenting a lecture in a first year course at York University that is intended to introduce the... Read More

From folk singers to folklore, 1960s Yorkville lingers

With Canadian Music Week taking place just in clubs throughout Toronto, the historic Masonic Temple concert hall on Yonge Street ... Read More

10 Tips for Blogging About Cities

In January, I was invited by the National Capital Commission in Ottawa to speak about urbanism and blogging. It challenged me to... Read More

THE ARTFUL CITY: Contact at 20 — An interview with Bonnie Rubenstein

Interview by: Ilana Altman & Melanie Fasche Bonnie Rubenstein has been a director at the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival... Read More

Grow Op: Urbanism, Landscape & Contemporary Art

It’s spring in the city, and what better way to get in the mood for the new season in Toronto than checking out an exhibit that... Read More

THE ARTFUL CITY: Urban Confrontations — an interview with Jennifer Marman and Daniel Borins

Interview by: Ilana Altman Jennifer Marman and Daniel Borins have been making large-format sculpture, mixed media, installation and... Read More

THE ARTFUL CITY: The Legacy of the Toronto Sculpture Garden

By: Rina Greer For over thirty years, the Toronto Sculpture Garden was the site of innovative, temporary, contemporary sculpture... Read More

Book Review—Bruno Munari: Square Circle Triangle

Author: Bruno Munari (Princeton Architectural Press, 2016) All disciplines are filled with unsung heroes, significant figures who have... Read More