EVENTS: Re-Imagining the city – The (im)possibility of Design forum, March 10/11, 2016

Exactly forty years ago, Vancouver hosted the first UN Habitat Conference. In 1976, cities were struggling to survive, global warming... Read More

EVENT – MOV: Your Future Home: Creating the New Vancouver, Jan 21-Mar. 15

Your Future Home: Creating the New Vancouver WHEN: Jan. 21-May 15, 2016 WHERE: Museum of Vancouver – 1100 Chestnut Street... Read More

New Welcome Centre: A Potential Poster-Child for Housing Refugees

According to the Immigrant Services Society of British Columbia (ISSBC), between 2009 and 2013, a total 8,319 refugees arrived in... Read More

What are Vancouver’s Best Public Spaces?

Photo courtesy of Jay Banks. Growing up in Vancouver, I didn’t really have a good understanding of what makes a lively public space... Read More

Video Vancouver: Jeff Cutler on Design [#VDW2014]

As part of Vancouver Design Week, here is landscape architect Jeff Cutler sharing his point of view on design. About Vancouver... Read More

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

Park(ING) Day 2013 in Vancouver

It’s international Park(ing) Day around the world. September 20th is a day where artists, designers and citizens formally and... Read More