Matthew is the publisher and creative director of Spacing. He is the winner of the 2010 Jane Jacobs Prize along with the other founders of Spacing and was also named editor of the year in 2007 by the Canadian Society of Magazine Editors. He contributes a regular feature to “Here and Now” on CBC Radio.

EVENT: Come to the new Spacing issue and book launch party!

WHAT: Spacing Spring issue release party / “25 Toronto Transit Secrets” book launch WHEN: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 ... Read More

EVENT: Making the Toronto Museum vision a reality

WHEN: Wednesday, March 28, 2018 WHERE: Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave (UofT St. George campus) TIME: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm (doors open at... Read More

Want a piece of the Honest Ed’s sign? Enter our draw

When you get a message that says, “Do you want me to drop off chunks of the Honest Ed’s sign?” you never say no. For... Read More

Find Spacing stories on new app Driftscape

In 1796, Chief Wabakinine of the Mississaugas was murdered by British soldiers roughly at the base of Parliament Street. You can learn... Read More

Meet 2017 Jane Jacobs Prize winners at YIMBY

Spacing is happy to present the 2017 winners of the Jane Jacobs Prize as part of the 10th annual YIMBY Festival. Come out to the... Read More

EVENT: Spacing is having a combined magazine and book release party

WHEN: Tuesday, October 10th, 7:30pm-11pm WHERE: Arts & Letters Club, 14 Elm St. (2 blocks north of Yonge & Dundas) COST: event... Read More

How do books on Toronto stack up?

On top of my publisher and creative director duties with Spacing magazine, I also look after the book section in the Spacing Store... Read More

A warning to the Electors of Toronto (or Trump voters)

There has been a lot of critical (and not so critical) thinking and writing in the wake of Donald Trump’s election as the US... Read More

NEW ISSUE: Come to Spacing’s release party Nov 17 at The Gladstone

WHAT: Release party for Fall 2016 issue of Spacing WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 17, 7pm-11pm WHERE: Gladstone Hotel Melody Bar, 1214 Queen St... Read More

WEDNESDAY: Celebrate release of summer issue & Jane Jacobs Prize winners

WHAT: Summer 2015 issue release party & Jane Jacobs Prize ceremony WHEN: Wed., July 15th, 7-11:30pm (Prize ceremony runs from... Read More