A Trip Across Vancouver in 1907

John F.C.B. Vance, the star of Blood, Sweat, and Fear: the Story of Inspector Vance, Vancouver’s first forensic investigator, started... Read More

Two-Cities: Ottawa/Montréal

Living in Ottawa, it is hard to escape the shadow and allure of Montreal and its near mythic status of urban utopia. After living in... Read More

EVENT: Volunteer Downtown Public Space & Public Life Study with CoV and Gehl, Sept 14 & 16

Public Space & Public Life Study Shifts: Thursday, Sept 14 and Saturday, Sept 16 Training: Wednesday, Sept 13 from 6:00 to 8:00pm... Read More

Event: Heritage Vancouver – Shaping Vancouver 2017 Conversation #3, Sept. 14

Shaping Vancouver 2017: ReShaping Conversations on Heritage Conversation #3: Subcultural Heritage – Emergence of Social... Read More

EVENT: VPSN Backyard BBQ Laneway Living Room, Sat. August 26th

Laneway Living Room: Backyard BBQ DATE: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 TIME: 12pm – 9pm LOCATION: 401 West Cordova (Laneway between... Read More

EVENT: Heritage Vancouver Top 10 Tour & Talk – Chinatown, Aug 26th

Heritage Vancouver Top 10 Tour + Talk – Chinatown: Historic Urban Landscapes DATE: August 26th 2:00PM-4:00PM LOCATIONS: Chinese... Read More

Video Vancouver: The Chicken Coop

A resident of Fraserview in Vancouver discovers a country music link to one of the backyards in his neighbourhood. Read More

Co-ops Offer Family-Friendly Housing, Yet Face an Uncertain Future

I am writing a short series, “Cities for Families” to showcase how local governments, non-profits, and the private sector are building... Read More

RELEASE: VPSN, Laneway Living Rooms: Grandma’s House, July 29th

Laneway Living Rooms: Grandma’s House WHEN: 12pm – 9pm Saturday, July 29th, 2017 WHERE: 1027 Commercial Drive laneway (south of... Read More

West Coast Modern Home Tour 2017

Guest author: Jordan Yerman We all crave the larger architectural moments and design gestures uncovered during the West Coast Modern... Read More