Doors Open Vancouver 2014 Retrospective

Authors: Berçin Janzen, George Poulos and Erick Villagomez Urban life depends of a myriad of interconnected and complex systems. Only... Read More

2014 UBC SALA Fall Lecture Series Poster

*** For more information visit the SALA’S event... Read More

Viva VDW!

Alas, all good things must come to an end, and so it was just over a week ago the Vancouver Design Week (VDW) wrapped up, successfully... Read More

EVENT: Revisiting Chinatown Revitalization, Oct. 8th

Revisiting Chinatown Revitalization WHERE: Centre A, 229 E. Georgia Street WHEN: Wednesday October 8th, 8-10pm ADMSSSION: Free. Tea... Read More

Modern Home Tour 2014

Last weekend, as joint venture between Western Living Magazine’s Design Week and Vancouver Design Week, Vancouverites were given... Read More

The Marine Building – Built on Rum?

I had thought the Marine Building was built by the Guinness family until I started doing some research on this Art Deco icon for my... Read More

Modernism in Vancouver Part Two: West Coast Modernism

While mid-century commercial architecture was embracing International Style with its clean-edged steel and glass construction... Read More

Video Vancouver: Michael Green on Design [#VDW2014]

As part of Vancouver Design Week, here is architect Michael Green sharing his point of view on design. About Vancouver Design Week... Read More

Vancouver Design Week – September 15th to 28th

What does design mean to you? Do you think it can make a difference in this world? According to the organizers of the inaugural... Read More

Repurposing old buildings: Bryan Adams’ Gastown Studio

The following post is an excerpt from Sensational Vancouver: Bryan Adams was a military brat born in Kingston, Ontario. His parents... Read More