Exploring the busy basements & makeshift markets of Regent Park with Civic Salon

Basements are often unsung heroes of great cities. In new and old Regent Park the unseen basement hides both bottom-up and top-down... Read More

Active Fiction Project on until Nov. 23

The Active Fiction Project Have you ever wanted to walk through your favourite novel? Now’s your chance – come and check... Read More

A Century After 1914: Vancouver’s War Memorials

Across Canada there are over 6,000 monuments and cenotaphs dedicated to remembering those who fought in the Great War (1914-18). This... Read More

EVENTS – Design Sundays: Housing for a connected city

Design Sundays is a series of playful explorations at the Museum of Vancouver around the theme of Housing for a Connected City. We... Read More

Book Review – The Architecture of Art Museums: A Decade of Design

As a building type, art museums are unparalleled for the opportunities they provide for architectural investigation and... Read More

Reclaiming Spaces/Places: Restoring Indigenous street names in Toronto

Reclaiming Spaces/Places is an ongoing series written by Lacey McRae Williams that shares stories of Indigenous resurgence through... Read More

EVENT: Cultural Services Community Salon, Nov. 13th

Cultural Services Community Salon WHERE: Orpheum Annex, 823 Seymour Street WHEN: Thursday, November 13, 2014, from 3 – 5 pm ADMISSION... Read More

Spacing Ottawa takes a ‘(de)tour': Play and leisure in the Capital

Strathcona Park This past Saturday, nine urban enthusiasts signed up to participate in a special edition of Ottawa... Read More

Book Review – Vancouver Light: Visions of a City

Photographer: David Nanuk with Foreword by Stephen Hume (Harbour Publishing, 2014) Although there are a number of sharp and... Read More

Old Ottawa at play: The Ottawa Curling Club

The Ottawa Curling Club On October 18, I will be giving a walking tour through Sandy Hill and Lowertown that explores the social... Read More