Winterdream — a 1993 walk through Allan Gardens and Cawthra Park

Occasionally Toronto filmmaker James Leahy puts together some of the Super 8 footage he shot in Toronto from the late 1980s onwards... Read More

Boston wants random awesomeness

Boston’s new mayor is hoping a new city program will result in some “random awesome designs” submitted for the city’s public spaces... Read More

If a tree falls in Etobicoke, does anyone notice? (Yes)

Last week I was walking to the convenience store up the street when I came across the tree above. It was the remains of a huge willow... Read More

2013 Excellence in Planning Awards recap

Projects based on making communities healthier and more livable were recognized at the Ontario Professional Planners Institute’s... Read More

IN THIS ISSUE: History of playgrounds in Toronto

The Summer 2013 issue of Spacing is jammed packed with a slew of great articles, photos, and interviews focused on Toronto urbanism... Read More

Etobicoke stories: the DIY shortcut to Eatonville Library

My tower neighbourhood was built with modernist ideals of green space, low density and novelty. In the ‘50s, Toronto planners and... Read More

Should Trinity Bellwoods enforce booze laws?

What: Public meeting to discuss alcohol consumption in Trinity Bellwoods Park When: Thursday, July 4th, 6 p.m. Where: Trinity... Read More

MOD TORONTO: Modernism on the Toronto Islands

To coincide with the cover section of Spacing’s summer 2013 issue, we bring you a series of posts by local architect Robert... Read More

Spacing’s next issue released on June 25th!

WHAT: Release party for Spacing’s summer 2013 (Toronto edition) WHEN: Tuesday, June 25th, 7:30pm-2:00am WHERE: The 3030 Bar... Read More

Making the case for Ontario Place: Part 3

The final video in our three-part series showcasing new visions for Ontario Place was created by students Christian Rutherford and... Read More