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: Spyglass Sessions:—Colour the Wild

Via GP Mendoza: We took a trip downtown to Hornby and Hastings for this Spyglass Session with Carly Walde! Vancouver radio listeners... Read More

Video Vancouver: What is Planning?

Vote for Your Great Places in Canada

What is your favourite place in Canada? The Canadian Institute of Planners is once again hosting their Great Places in... Read More

Video Vancouver: Sidewalk Stories – “Roland”

Regular users of the Skytrain might recognize this busker and his saxophone, jamming out regularly to the catchiest 60s and 70s hits... Read More

Video Vancouver: OSGEMEOS—Transforming Industrial Silos

Imagine a 360-degree, 70-foot (21 metre) tall outdoor mural that’s over 23,500 square feet (7,162 square metres) in size. And it’s not... Read More

Video Vancouver: Behind the scenes of Skytrain

Video Vancouver: A Day in the Life of an Urban Reef

Timelapse of the Urban Reef, the 2014 Robson Redux winner. Read More

August Urbanist Meetup—Sunday, August 10, 2014, 3pm-5pm

For August’s Vancouver Urbanist Meetup we are heading to Railtown to check out the Settlement Building at 55 Dunlavey Ave. Read More

Video Vancouver: Monocle’s Quality of Life Cities

Monocle takes a cinematic look at the top cities in their 2014 Quality of Life Survey. They spotlight Copenhagen at number one, Tokyo... Read More

Video Vancouver: There Goes the Gayborhood

There Goes the Gayborhood is a new book by Amin Ghaziani that explores how and why gay neighborhoods are changing. Read More