VIDEO: Vancouver’s Three Cities

The Vancouver of today is actually an amalgamation of three cities. Their distinctive cultures survive today. This video has some... Read More

EVENT – The Human Scale: Film Screening and Discussion at the Rio, Nov. 8th

The Human Scale: Film Screening and Discussion WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 8th – Doors and reception 6:00 pm | Movie 7:00 pm WHERE: The... Read More

PODCAST: Spacing Radio 004, Hollywood North

In the wake of the Toronto International Film Festival, we take a look at the film and television industry’s impact on the city... Read More

Video Vancouver: West End 66

West End 66 (excerpts), B&W, 1966 by scottvbc West End 66 was produced for the CBUT ( CBC Vancouver) program Camera West. This... Read More

Video Vancouver: What on Earth!

This vintage (1966) National Film Board of Canada animated short by Les Drew & Kaj Pindal proposes what many earthlings have long... Read More

Video Vancouver: Better Governance Model for Cities

Canadian cities were established 150 years ago with a very simple structure. Returning to established principles of good government... Read More

Video Vancouver: Three Waves of Urban Reform

UNDERSTANDING THE DEVELOPMENT OF CANADIAN CITIES The story of urban reform in Canada can be understood in terms of waves. Here are... Read More

Time Lapse: Sunset Over Rogers Place Arena

The Edmonton Oilers played their final game at Rexall Place this past April ending 42 years of hockey history. The home team will... Read More

Video Vancouver: Why you’re safer on a bike share bike

It’s heavy and unwieldy, and that’s a good thing. Read more about the study in this piece from Vox’s Brad Plumer. Read More

Videos from the 2016 UBC Urban Design Forum

On March 10 and 11, 2016, the UBC School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (SALA) and The School of Community and Regional... Read More