The Marine Building – Built on Rum?

I had thought the Marine Building was built by the Guinness family until I started doing some research on this Art Deco icon for my... Read More

Pop-up parks: Surrey Central goes gingham

They’re popping up all over the place! Cities across North America, and perhaps further afield, are creating temporary spaces... Read More

Walking Portland

When one types “Portland CBD” in a search engine, one would expect articles and publications on the metropolitan’s newly thriving... Read More

Commercial Drive Parklet – Open for your enjoyment!

There is a new public space installation in front of Prado Café on the corner of Commercial Drive and 4th Avenue available for your... Read More

What Makes Stanley Park the Number One Park in the World

Vancouver’s 400 hectare urban oasis was recently voted the number one park in the world according to Trip Advisor, a travel... Read More

Cartographically Speaking – City Clock (Broadway-City Hall station)

Click here to see the full image. The city is multi-dimensional. One of the main dimensions is time. Built up of layers of schedules ... Read More

Visual Thoughts #41

Last VT image: View from English Bay (First) Beach – Vancouver, BC. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at... Read More

Visual Thoughts #40

Last VT image: Britannia Mining Museum – Squamish, BC. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing Vancouver... Read More

FUEL Vancouver – Where are we now?

On Thursday, May 29, I had the opportunity to attend Day 1 of Dialogues of the FUEL conference here in Vancouver. FUEL ambitiously... Read More