LORINC: What we didn’t talk about during this election

Remarkably, given the duration of the campaign and the sheer number of debates, the mayoral candidates managed to either completely... Read More

Lake Ontario is a Sea

A few weeks ago I biked over to The Guild park. Known for its collection of modern Toronto “ruins”, a bonus to visiting the park is... Read More

Oromocto – A New Frontier for Urbanism?

Across North America, many suburban municipalities – characterized by strip malls with thoroughfares built for cars not pedestrians ... Read More

Toronto’s swelling bedrock

In general, Toronto is a relatively easy place to build underground. Our glacial history left the city with stiff clayey soil and our... Read More

Visual Thoughts #46

Last VT image: Cumberland Lake, Vancouver Island. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing Vancouver. He is also... Read More

Visual Thoughts #45

Last VT image: View from the High Line east on W 15th Street, New York. *** Erick Villagomez is one of the founding editors at Spacing... Read More

RELEASE: RISE—An Ideas Competition Addressing Sea Level Rise

Via SFU Public Square: EVERYTHING YOU NEED KNOW ABOUT RISE RISE is an open ideas competition addressing sea level rise in Metro... Read More

A visit to McNabs Island, Halifax Harbour’s hidden gem

HALIFAX – Sitting at the entrance to Halifax Harbour, McNabs Island is a world apart from the hustle and bustle of urban... Read More

The urban park at Lansdowne Park: An interview with the project’s design leads

In the moments leading up to the official opening of the new urban park at Lansdowne Park, on the afternoon of August 15, 2014... Read More

NXT City Prize: Transforming streets with Calvin Brook

The NXT CITY PRIZE is all about vision to reimagine Toronto’s public spaces and inject a sense of energy, dynamism and reflexivity... Read More