Book Review: What Makes a Great City

Author: Alexander Garvin (Island Press/Center for Resource Economics, 2016) Alexander Garvin is an adjunct professor at the Yale... Read More

Masters of West Coast Modernism

This past week, the West Vancouver Museum hosted Masters of West Coast Modernism, a reception featuring the architecture of five... Read More

Event: BIG TIMES screening at VIFF 2017!

Big Time (Vancouver International Film Festival) WHEN: Sept 28 – Oct 13 Big Time DIR. KASPAR ASTRUP SCHRÖDER,, DENMARK Seven... Read More

Book Review – Traditional Chinese Architecture: Twelve Essays

Editor: Nancy S. Steinhardt (Princeton University Press, 2017) The study of traditional Chinese architecture and building techniques... Read More

EVENT: Masters of West Coast Modernism, Sept. 12

MASTERS OF WEST COAST MODERNISM A Celebration and Reception Tues, Sept 12, 2017 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm West Vancouver Museum 680 17th... Read More

Event: Heritage Vancouver – Shaping Vancouver 2017 Conversation #3, Sept. 14

Shaping Vancouver 2017: ReShaping Conversations on Heritage Conversation #3: Subcultural Heritage – Emergence of Social... Read More

Book Review—Design/Build with Jersey Devil: A Handbook for Education and Practice

Author: Charlie Hailey (Princeton Architectural Press, 2016) “Design and construction haunt each other…The moment we breathe... Read More

Book Review From the Stacks – Pamphlet Architecture 31: Coupling

The Pamphlet Architecture series has been a powerful amplifier and launch pad for some of the most remarkable architects currently on... Read More

Co-ops Offer Family-Friendly Housing, Yet Face an Uncertain Future

I am writing a short series, “Cities for Families” to showcase how local governments, non-profits, and the private sector are building... Read More

EVENT: Dr. Ronald Knapp – Chinese Houses in Southeast Asia

Talk by Dr. Ronald Knapp: Chinese Houses in Southeast Asia: The Eclectic Architecture of Sojourners and Settlers When: August 17, 2017... Read More