Copenhagen: Textbook Urbanism

Jan Gehl is probably the best tour guide you could ever hope for in Copenhagen. And so it was, after luxuriating over a couple of long... Read More

Book Review – Big City Bees

How do city kids relate to the seasons and to where their food comes from? Their connection to nature can be just as rich and deep as... Read More

HERITAGE TORONTO AWARDS: List of 2017 winners

Here are the nominees and winners of the 2017 Toronto Heritage Awards: 2017 Special Achievement Award The Heritage Toronto Board of... Read More

In search of the elusive Lawren Harris “Toronto House”

By Ellen Scheinberg and Jim Burant In May 2016, a Lawren Harris painting entitled Toronto House was offered at auction, and purchased... Read More

READ Fall 2017 edition of Fife and Drum: Prince Harry, apiaries & a “Crustade” recipie

The latest edition of Fife and Drum, the quarterly journal produced by the Friends of Fort York, was just released. Here’s some of... Read More

Book Review: The Visual Biography of Color

Author: Frank Jacobus (ORO Editions, 2016) Like so many wonderful facets of world that permeate our lives, colour is often taken for... Read More

Event – 2017 Mid-Autumn Moon Festival: The Four Arts

2017 Mid-Autumn Moon Festival: The Four Arts Date: Friday, October 6, 2017 Time: 5:30–10:00 p.m. Price: $10 General | $20 Family... Read More

Event: Vancouver Art Book Fair, Oct. 13-17

The Vancouver Art Book Fair—Canada’s first and longest-running international art book fair—returns to the Vancouver Art Gallery... Read More

Video Vancouver: Meditation Park

Via The Tyee: An East Van Family Story in ‘Meditation Park’ It’s a movie filmed in Vancouver that actually takes place in Vancouver... Read More

Video Vancouver: Richmond/Kowloon

Vancouver-based Greg Girard spent three decades working and living in Asia examining the social and physical transformations of some... Read More