Sean Ruthen is a Metro Vancouver-based architect and writer.

Future Ready Vancouver: Making Metro Vancouver the model for the resilient city

“WSP presents a panel discussion on the social and environmental opportunities and risks facing Vancouver. Panelists include Michael... 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

Gil Kelley: The Next Leap Forward

Presented by Urbanarium on September 28th, new City of Vancouver Director of Planning Gil Kelley spoke to a full house of architects... Read More

Release – Bing Thom: In Passing (RAIC)

We are saddened to learn of the sudden passing of renowned Architect and RAIC Gold Medalist Bing Thom, FRAIC. Mr. Thom was in Hong... Read More

Kengo Kuma Speaks

As the third in the Gesamtkunstwerk lecture series produced by Westbank, and with the support of the UBC School of Architecture and... 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

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

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