Yuri Artibise is a public policy analyst and social media specialist. Through his Yurbanism brand, he explores the ‘Y’ of urbanism by sharing ways to make our cities more livable, community-oriented places one block at a time. He currently works with PlaceSpeak, an online location-based community consultation platform.

Video Vancouver: Do our cities still work?

Over the last century, cities have been designed to accommodate the automobile. So, how do we redesign them to benefit people... Read More

Video Vancouver: FOURWALLS—London

Vancouver isn’t the only city with a crazy housing market.  He is how some Londoners are dealing with the difficulties of living... Read More

Video Vancouver: What Feeds Us

How Food Fuels Vancouver In January 2015, the City of Vancouver’s Food Strategy turned two! The Food Strategy represents the... Read More

Video Vancouver: A Foggy Wednesday Morning

Mike Chatwin took his Glidecam out during the morning rush on Wednesday January 14, 2015.. It was a beautiful foggy morning. Song: Fog... Read More

Video Vancouver: The Urban Yoga

The Urban Yoga encourages urban citizens to ask themselves: “How do I perceive space if I surrender myself to it with my whole... Read More

January Urbanist Meetup—Sunday, January 11, 2015, 3pm-5pm

The Vancouver Urbanist Meetup is starting the new year with a special guest!  Greg Vann, a planner and urban designer from Brisbane is... Read More

December Urbanist Meetup—Sunday, December 14, 2014, 3pm-5pm

After a 2 month hiatus, the Vancouver Urbanist Meetup is back for a special year end event! This month we’ll be visiting one of... Read More

EVENT: UBC Urban Design Forum—Nov 4+5

Greater Vancouver is simultaneously at the leading edge of the global urban tsunami, and being overturned by it. This forum will... Read More

Video Vancouver: Seacycles

By Kathleen Corey and Brian Gould Read More