Book Review From The Stacks – Urban Future Manifestos

Editors: Peter Noever and Kimberli Meyer (Hatje Cantz, 2010) Urban Future Manifestos, produced by the MAK Urban Futures Initiative, is... Read More

The space age Parkway Plaza, Toronto’s first heritage supermarket

It was only a shopping mall, but when the Parkway Plaza opened at Ellesmere Road and Victoria Park Avenue in 1958, it signalled the... Read More

Event: What a City is For…Book Launch, Oct 21st

WHAT A CITY IS FOR: REMAKING THE POLITICS OF DISPLACEMENT Book Launch Date: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, Time: 7:00PM–9:00PM, Location: DJAVAD... Read More

Misuse of Heritage Conservation Districts can deaden both past and future

The City of Toronto believes it has found a silver bullet to control development pressure in the downtown core through the use of a... Read More

THE ARTFUL CITY: Urban Media Art: New Directions for Public Art and Cities

By Dave Colangelo You put your left foot in, you take your left foot out. And yes, you shake it all about, as prompted by the screen... Read More

EVENT: Downtown Vancouver BIA Launch Vancouver Laneway Pilot Project, Sept. 15th

More Awesome Now reimagined laneway WHEN: Thursday, September 15, 2016 from 5pm-8pm. WHERE: W. Hastings between Seymour and Granville... Read More

Notes from Holland

As an architect on vacation, one does not travel merely to escape the ennui of change orders and field reviews. Time spent abroad in... Read More

Events: Happy Streets Living Lab Offers Groundbreaking Public Space Experiment, Sept. 12-14

Around the world, city streets are being transformed into better places to walk, socialize and celebrate. But how do these changes... Read More

Events: Heritage Vancouver Top 10 Tour + Talk: False Creek South & Japantown/North Strathcona

Heritage Vancouver Top 10 Tour + Talk: False Creek South: Past, Present and Future Saturday, September 17, 2016 – 10:00am... Read More

THE ARTFUL CITY: Imaging Toronto

By: Ilana Altman Over the course of the last year Boston-based photographer Matthew Monteith has been working with The Artful City to... Read More