RELEASE: Surrey unveils first LEED® Platinum Building – The Offices at Newton

Value Property Group unveiled Surrey, British Columbia’s very first LEED® Platinum certified and fully green building on February 5th... Read More

Main Streets: At the Heart of Vancouver’s Communities

Main streets enliven downtowns everywhere. The mix of public spaces with a diverse array of heritage buildings and new developments... Read More

EVENT: Women in Architecture Public Talk with Johanna Hurme, Mar. 4th

Women in Architecture is happy to present our upcoming March event: a public talk on the evening of March 4th by one of Canada’s... Read More

Book Review – Fit: An Architect’s Manifesto

Author: Robert Geddes (Princeton University Press, 2013)  We often approach architectural design with our traditional older paradigms... Read More

Book Review From The Stacks – Arctic Perspective Cahier No.1: Architecture

“The Arctic Perspective Initiative (API) is a non-profit, international group of individuals and organizations whose goal is to... Read More

EVENTS – Restoring Community: Documentary and Discussion of Sustainability, Heritage and Community

WHEN: Wednesday, February 4, 6:30 – 8 pm WHERE: Vancity Theatre, 1181 Seymour Street ADMISSION: Tickets $12/ $8 with valid student ID... Read More

Our Missing Heritage: What were we thinking? – Part 3

I came across this photo of downtown Vancouver in 1924 while I was playing on the Vancouver Archive’s site recently. It took me... Read More

Robson Redux relaunches – VIVA Vancouver calls for designers

VIVA Vancouver will open its 800 Robson Street space to the creative community once again with Robson Redux, a design-build... Read More

Our Missing Heritage – What were we thinking? Part Two

The Marine Building is one of Vancouver’s most treasured buildings, a gorgeous example of Art Deco. So why did we destroy our other... Read More

City of Vancouver Urban Design Studio: R.I.P 2004 – 2014

It is with great sadness that Spacing Vancouver must report the unofficial “death” of the City of Vancouver’s highly... Read More