Walking Portland

When one types “Portland CBD” in a search engine, one would expect articles and publications on the metropolitan’s newly thriving... Read More

BOOK REVIEW: Unruly Places

I have to be favourably inclined towards a book whose Canadian edition preface opens with a shout-out to Toronto urban explorer... Read More

Commercial Drive Parklet – Open for your enjoyment!

There is a new public space installation in front of Prado Café on the corner of Commercial Drive and 4th Avenue available for your... Read More

Visual Thoughts #43

Last VT image: View to Smoke Lake, Algonquin Park, Ontario. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing Vancouver... Read More

Visual Thoughts #42

Last VT image: The Dominion Building at sunset – Vancouver, BC. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing... Read More

What Makes Stanley Park the Number One Park in the World

Vancouver’s 400 hectare urban oasis was recently voted the number one park in the world according to Trip Advisor, a travel... Read More

Book Review – Bing Thom Works

“As the author himself states, this is not the typical architect’s monograph. For the book, Bing Thom has selected a... Read More

Cartographically Speaking – City Clock (Broadway-City Hall station)

Click here to see the full image. The city is multi-dimensional. One of the main dimensions is time. Built up of layers of schedules ... Read More

Book Review – People Habitat: 25 Ways to Think About Greener, Healthier Cities

 Author: F. Kaid Benfield (Island Press, 2013) One thing I am constantly reminded of when reviewing the many books I’ve had the... Read More

Visual Thoughts #41

Last VT image: View from English Bay (First) Beach – Vancouver, BC. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at... Read More