Yuri Artibise is a community engagement and communications specialist with a passion for urban planning, public participation and digital cultivation. . 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 SFU Public Square as their External Projects and Communications Manager and is an elected director of the Co-operative Housing Federation of British Columbia.

Video Vancouver: Delft – spoor en centrum

Via small places: It’s been said that the Netherlands is both a dense country and a sprawling city, but neither is quite right... Read More

Video Vancouver: What is Zoning?

Produced by the City of Vancouver Regulation Redesign Project Team Read More

Video Vancouver: Our Housing Market and Why It’s So Expensive

To get a better understanding of Vancouver’s expensive housing market, The MIX collaborated with About Here to see what the city can... Read More

Video Vancouver: Granville Bridge (1954)

The City of Vancouver presents. Cinematography: Jack McCallum. Story and Narration: Dorwin Baird. Produced by: Lew Perry. 1951-1954... Read More

Video Vancouver: 14th and Main Pavement-to-Plaza

Via small places Vancouver’s first parklet was installed on E 14th Ave at Main Street in September, 2011. Unfortunately, it was... Read More

Video Vancouver: Sola Fiedler

2014 Canadian fiber artist, Sola Fiedler, best known for her large-scale tapestry tributes to the cities that have hosted the Olympic... Read More

Video Vancouver: Cycling Car-Free in The Hague

Via small places: Car-free streets and downtowns are nothing new to Europe, but too often these exclude cycling from major shopping... Read More

Video Vancouver: New West End

Via small places: A lot can happen in a few years: and suddenly, the New West End catches up with you. Read More

Video: Putting the brakes on Vancouver Housing (with Tom Davidoff)

Conversations That Matter, with Stuart McNish Vancouver’s housing market is a political and financial minefield. Measures to create... Read More

Video Vancouver: Chinatown Divided

Are new developments an opportunity or a threat to Chinatown? Here’s About Here‘s attempt to explore both sides of this issue. Read More