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.

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

The Spacing Store’s holiday hours

The Spacing Store has been a very exciting venture for us. Opening during the holiday shopping season has made it all the more fun for... Read More

Toronto Park People launch the Park Toolkit

Last week, Toronto Park People released their Park Toolkit, a collection of how-to handbooks for hosting community park events. Below... Read More

SPACING PARTY: Come to our release party on Wednesday!

WHAT: Fall 2014 issue release party! Our special city hall edition WHEN: Wednesday, october 1st, 7:30pm-midnight WHERE: Supermarket... Read More

Photo exhibit opens Thursday on Toronto’s tower neighbourhoods

WHAT: Radiant City‚Ä®, a solo exhibition by Jesse Colin Jackson WHEN: September 18 to November 1; Opening reception, September 18, 6-8PM... Read More

SPACING: Come to our release party on Oct. 1st!

WHAT: Fall 2014 issue release party! Our special city hall edition WHEN: Wednesday, october 1st, 7:30pm-midnight WHERE: Supermarket... Read More

LEADING THE WAY: Understanding the World of Wayfinding

WHAT: Leading the Way: Understanding the World of Wayfinding WHEN: Monday, May 5th, 6:30-9:00pm WHERE: Eaton Lecture Theatre (RCC204)... Read More

IN THIS ISSUE: What if it was Spacing’s 100th anniversary?

As I detailed in a previous post last week, I am responsible for designing the covers of Spacing. When we began the planning of our... Read More