EVENT: 2018 East Vancouver Garden Tour, June 17th

This year’s East Vancouver Garden Tour will be on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 17th. Like other years, this year’s... Read More

Book Review – Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession

Author: Reinier de Graaf (Harvard University Press, 2017) Architecture is a strange discipline, full of contradictions: it is at once... Read More

Writing Vancouver – A Long Story this …

A Long Story this … It was at Quebec and Terminal in 1973, as a young immigrant hitch-hiker, I arrived at the Pacific... Read More

Release: New Public Art on Granville Island With Art Smash, May 12th

A group of local and international artists will be creating new murals on Granville Island starting on May 1st. The murals will appear... Read More

Release: Reform the Motor Vehicle Act to save lives, HUB Cycling

Local cycling charitable organization HUB Cycling – along with dozens of other stakeholders including Vancouver Coastal Health... Read More

Two-Cities: Kanata/Waterloo… a tale of two islands

Many of my formative experiences have been spent on two islands surrounded by a larger body: the University of Waterloo in the City of... Read More

Book Review – Redesigning Gridded Cities: Key Examples

Author: Joan Busquets with Pablo Perez-Ramos, Nikos Katsikis, Christina Crawford, Dingliang Yang (Applied Research + Design... Read More

Book Review – Sustenance: Writers from BC and Beyond on the Subject of Food

Editor: Rachel Rose (Anvil Press, 2017) Sustenance, edited by Poet Laureate of Vancouver Rachel Rose is a compilation of 231 short... Read More

THE ARTFUL CITY: The Performance of Revolutionary Feasibility at Nuit Blanche

By: Emily Dickson Talking about revolution can feel futile and racy and urgent and faux pas all at once. Monument to the Century of... Read More

EVENT: Making the Toronto Museum vision a reality

WHEN: Wednesday, March 28, 2018 WHERE: Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave (UofT St. George campus) TIME: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm (doors open at... Read More