YarOn Stern is a designer dedicated to urban living. His training as Industrial (product) Designer in Israel, introduced him into the industry of Architecture and Construction in Vancouver. In 2016, together with Bruce Walther, a prolific mosaic artist, YarOn completed a public art project at the Evergreen Skytrain Extention in Coquitlam. You can see him in community events around the lower mainland and beyond, listening to insights and sharing his stories. His main blog focuses on urban issues at yaronstern.wordpress.com

Thom and NIMBY: An Odd Coupling

What are we talking about when we remember the dead? I’ve recently helped my family in Israel produce a book in memory of my... Read More

Room for thought & space for creation

“What if most people’s priorities are NOT culture? Maybe politicians actually DO respond to residents’ demands.” My question came in... Read More

Talking About Cars

“So what is it about Vancouver that everyone’s talking about?”, my father’s question from 2009 resonated in me as I was taking... Read More