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

Modernism in Vancouver Part Two: West Coast Modernism

While mid-century commercial architecture was embracing International Style with its clean-edged steel and glass construction... Read More

Video Vancouver: Michael Green on Design [#VDW2014]

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

RELEASE: Why does Vancouver need ‘Design Week’? Some food for thought.

1a) Importance of Design (general) “Design is one of the most powerful forces in our lives. It influences the outcome of almost... Read More

Vancouver Design Week – September 15th to 28th

What does design mean to you? Do you think it can make a difference in this world? According to the organizers of the inaugural... Read More

UBC Urban Design Forum: 5 Critical Decades of City Building—Nov 4+5

In 2013, the world passed a threshold. Over half of the world’s population of 7 billion people now live in cities. The continued... 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

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

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