Visual Thoughts #57

Last VT image: Jericho Beach on a sunny summer day, Vancouver, BC. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing... Read More

The Toronto link to America’s bloodiest serial killer

The bodies of the children were buried under the cellar floor. In a gloomy crawlspace beneath the home at 16 St. Vincent St. near... Read More

Book Review From The Stacks: Reservoir

Photos by Bas Princen, edited by Moritz Kung (Hatje Cantz, 2011)  There is no unexplored territory left on this earth. Our species... Read More

Porch Parade

Summer is the time to get outdoors, and in the same spirit as the Serpentine Gallery Pavilion in London’s Hyde Park, the City of... Read More

Video Vancouver: Introducing Subway Symphony

Subway Symphony is turning New York subway turnstile beeps into music. More. Read More

Image of the Moment: ‘Northern Lights” Parliament sound + light show

Image: The original Centre Block facade superimposed onto today’s structure and Peace Tower: Opening night of ‘Northern... Read More

Selling Subdivisions to Francophones (Part 1)

For a short time, about a century ago, Edmonton was the home to the only French language newspaper in western Canada. The paper, a... Read More

Visual Thoughts #56

Last VT image: 564 Beatty Street, Vancouver, BC. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing Vancouver. He is also... Read More

Urbabbles: A Tale of Two Senators

As the NCC waits on five proposals for the redevelopment of LeBreton Flats, Spacing Ottawa muses over the possible... Read More

The fall of Sir Henry Pellatt, king of Casa Loma

A carved marble fountain of child figures supporting a dolphin, a solid bronze buffalo head, and hundreds of champagne flutes, wine... Read More