Ajay Puri

Vancouver Observer's BeeVancity team powers up city's arts and culture scene

They're making the city a better place by shining a bright spotlight on all the great events going on in Vancouver.

From earth to esophagus, EastVanLove Tweetup #5 focused on food.

Food is a magical thing. Actually it's not, it takes a lot of work to produce it, to prepare it, to sell it AND to eat it. #EastVanLove Tweetup #5 focused on all of these elements.

It's all about the music | BeeVancity top event picks for May 5-11

So the campaigning and voting is all over. Regardless of how you feel about the outcome, give yourself a pat on the back if you went out and voted! We're excited for Elections Canada to release their...

Bee Vancity Easter events: Earth Day, Whistler Festival, Bunny Bender and more

Welcome to our "Easter Bender" edition. With each week, the number of events just keeps growing. Did anyone check out last week's Make It! craft show? If you missed it, check out their Flickr page to...

Bike ride through the blossoms, party with the planet, and join the "Handmade" Revolution

'Tis the season of flashmobs. Did you miss last week's Skytrain silent dance party flashmob? Not to worry, we've found some footage of the event! Looks like a little dancing doesn't faze...

Generation social media

A large crowd packed into the Alice McKay Room at the downtown Vancouver Public Library last night for #NETCulture: Stories of Culture and Diversity in Social Media. The forum featured talks by...

Inside #NetCulture with Lead Organizer Ajay Puri: Part II

TB: Crossleft.org founder and activist Kety Esquivel is your Keynote Speaker — can you talk about why you choose her and how she will frame the evening's discussion? AP: I reached out to...

Inside #NetCulture with Lead Organizer Ajay Puri: Part I

I had a chance to sit down with lead organizer Ajay Puri and ask him a few questions about #NetCulture. The following is the first installment in a two-part series.

Pillow Fight, Design Nerd Jam, Living Local Expo and more

There are loads of events happening that will put Spring in your step from eco-films and pillow fights to art, design and music.

This week is all about working less, bridging the gap and paying respect to W2 Storyeum

Spring is upon us! It's time to celebrate the sun and warmth. Lots happening around town including a Spring Carnival, a large-scale international development conference Bridging the Gap and a party...