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: The Neonbender

Via Telus STORYHIVE: Vancouver was once famous for its bright neon boulevards. In this episode, we’ll meet a neon sign maker who is... Read More

Video: Vancouver’s Future Skytrain Lines

The Mayors’ Council’s 10 Year Plan: Explained Via This Here Vancouver: Vancouver’s got a lot to be excited about... Read More

Video Vancouver: Rainy Day (with @5kids1condo)

Via small places: Those rainy days on the cycle ways: shopping, sloshing, stopping, onward again. Family time downtown, all mere... Read More

Video Vancouver: Boxes | Let’s Unlock Cities

Via Uber: Watch what happens when boxes overflow a city to the point of hilarity. Imagine if they were cars… #ridetogether... Read More

Warren Gill Lecture Series: What is happening to my neighbourhood? December 1, 2017

The Annual Warren Gill Lecture Series Presented by Simon Fraser University’s City Program What is happening to my neighbourhood... Read More

Video Vancouver: Burrard Bridge Turns a Corner

Via small places: Building on interim changes from the last decade, the Burrard Bridge has landed firmly in downtown – bringing... Read More

Video Vancouver: Rethinking The City

Via Complexity Labs: Urban Networks – Rethinking the City is our research paper providing in-depth analysis on the current urban... Read More

Video Vancouver: Cruel Musical Chairs (or Why Is Rent So High?)

Via Sightline Institute: How does a growing, prospering city stay affordable for all kinds of people? At the most basic level, when... Read More

Video Vancouver: Time Lapse – Commercial-Broadway Station Walkway Installation

Via Translink: Over the September 30 and October 1 weekend, crews successfully lifted into place the steel frame for the new overhead... Read More

Video Vancouver: Thermal Imaging Pilot Program

Via City of Vancouver: Early in 2017, we launched a Thermal Imaging Pilot Program to help homeowners identify energy loss in single... Read More