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: Larry Beasley on Vancouverism

Via TransLink Larry Beasley, a TransLink board member and former planner chief planner for the City of Vancouver, talks about his new... Read More

Video Vancouver: Grandma On The Move

Via City of Vancouver: Commissioned by the City of Vancouver, Grandma on the Move, features award-winning children’s entertainers... Read More

Video Vancouver: Empire Landmark Deconstruction

Via Ke Be: Time lapse taken over the period of over a year. Deconstruction of the Empire Landmark hotel in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Read More

Video Vancouver: Life on a Dutch Woonerf (Living Street)

Via Streetfilms When I posted on Facebook that I was headed to The Netherlands once again to visit (for my first time) to Utrecht, as... Read More

Video Vancouver: Could This Subway Car Save NYC Transit?

Are the cars the MTA uses currently the best for the way we ride the subway? In 2013, researchers from Operations Planning Group at... Read More

Video Vancouver: Shaping The Plaza – The Conception of Vancouver’s Urban Skatepark

Vancouver skateboarders through the Skateboard Coalition successfully lobbied for making it legal to skate on Vancouver’s... Read More

Video Vancouver: Should We Tear Down the Seawall?

Via CBC News | Abut Here About Here: Should We Tear Down the Seawall | CBC Short Film The Vancouver seawall draws millions of people... Read More

Video Vancouver: “Places” by Shane Koyczan

By Shane Koyczan: I was lucky. I found community in Vancouver early on, and when I found myself struggling to make ends meet I had... Read More

Video Vancouver: Surrey Central public artwork by Marianne Nicolson

Via TransLink: Marianne Nicolson is Dzawada’enuxw of the Kwakwaka’wakw peoples. She spoke to TransLink about The Sea... Read More