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.

EVENTS: #ThisIsHowWeRollVan

Via Momentum Mag #ThisIsHowWeRoll celebrates everyday cycling and walking in Vancouver. Walk, ride or roll to one of three locations... Read More

EVENT: The Granville Social, July 18 & 19

Watch, play, mingle and meet: all in the street! Check out The Granville Social, a weekend event that will transform the Granville... Read More

Video Vancouver: It’s Smart To Be Dense

Via Streetfilms Urban density is fundamental principle of sustainable development. Density supports economic and creative vibrancy... Read More

Video Vancouver: Introducing Subway Symphony

Subway Symphony is turning New York subway turnstile beeps into music. More. Read More

EVENTS: Groundswell Walking Tours—July 14, 21 & 28

There is a vital ecosystem of social enterprise in the DTES, where some of the oldest, newest, most diverse, and widest serving social... Read More

EVENT—Transit Referendum: the vote, the campaign, and the consequences, July 16

City Conversations | The Transit Referendum: the Vote, the Campaign, and the Consequences WHEN: Thursday, July 16, 2015 12:30 PM... Read More

Video Vancouver: Al Jazeera on Vancouver’s housing crisis

On The Stream: Vancouver residents rally against the high cost of homes in the city. Read More

Urbanist Meetup—Sunday, April 12, 2015, 3pm-5pm

It’s time for April’s Vancouver Urbanist Meetup! This month we’ll be meeting at the newish Big Rock Urban Eatery at... Read More

Video Vancouver: Bikes vs Cars

Bikes vs Cars depicts a global crisis that we all deep down know we need to talk about: Climate, earth’s resources, cities where... Read More