UrbSanity: Through skaters’ eyes

“Excuse me, miss. Can I take a picture with your camera? You can hold onto my skateboard to make sure I don’t run away with it.... 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

EVENTS: Opening of Empire Fields, Plateau Sports Park and New Greenways, July 18th

Empire Fields and Plateau Sports Park is 15 acres of new and renewed sport, recreation and playground spaces that was completed in the... 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

Keeping the stoke alive: The grand opening of Charlie Bowins Skatepark

It’s been two and a half years’ in the making, but this weekend the new Charlie Bowins Skatepark at McNabb Park officially... Read More

Blending public and private space at Winchester Park

When you boil it down, there are really two basic types of open space in a city: public and private. You’ve got your beaches, ravines... Read More

Old Strathcona Farmers’ Market should see opportunity in park proposal

Proposals for a park along Gateway Boulevard from Whyte Avenue to Saskatchewan Drive were not warmly received by some businesses, the... Read More

Accidental Parkland: Toronto Ravine & waterfront documentary + 100in1day mapping event

Hot drone action! White water torrents! Underground rivers! An urban region of six million people and more coming! We need your help... Read More

The picnic tables at Amiskwaskahegan need to go!

An article in Metro Edmonton last week described Amiskwaskahegan (also known as Beaver Hills House Park) as a ‘drug park’ that is... Read More

Visual Thoughts #54

Last VT image: Trout Lake Community Centre, Vancouver. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing Vancouver. He is... Read More