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All-you-can-eat hors d'oeuvres @ Bard
Conflicting toy movies and two films to mark National...
Giacometti & peers: "no lack of void”
Bronco & Buster mutually saddle up
Your numerology cycles June 16–30
Two comedies about women at work and a stunning documentary...
Nest ½ Empty, House ½ Full
Renowned Tibetan monk Mingyur Rinpoche to speak in Vancouver
Two giant sequels and several worthy smaller films reviewed
Doing it like Elton John, looking for justice in Canada,...
Searching for a Lost City, eyeing the wildlife of China, honoring the guru of better cities
And there’s more: friends and monsters connect long distance, wartime feelings that don’t go away and the real life of drug addicts
Apr 20th, 2017
Canadian cities to tame downtown white elephants of 'wrong-headed planning'
The City of Vancouver voted last month to tear down the Georgia Viaduct while discussion continues over construction of a new street network below it.
The Canadian Press
Dec 20th, 2015
RESIGNATION BOMBSHELL: The Ballad of Brian Jackson
The former top city planner wasn’t master of his own house inside City Hall and was unpopular with the public, developers and builders outside a select inner circle.
Aug 5th, 2015
Gesamtkunstwerk and Vancouver House: "Vancouverism 2.0"
Reimagining the foot of the Granville Bridge.
Mar 20th, 2014
V-Poles: Douglas Coupland writes the future of the telephone pole
The future of utility poles: wireless and open-source.
Jul 25th, 2013
Richard Wolak’s first edition of Vancouver Food Talks
Richard Wolak's first edition of #FoodTalksVan highlighted dialogue on food, from farm (or ocean) to fork. With great food, company & knowledge, Volume 1 set a high bar for the series.
Jun 14th, 2012
Key to smart transit is data sharing, experts say at Cities Summit
Sharing information is the city's best bet for improving public transit, according to panelists at Vancouver's 2012 Cities Summit.
Feb 2nd, 2012
Douglas Coupland to be keynote speaker at Cities Summit in Vancouver
The renowned Canadian writer and artist will be keynote speaker at the upcoming Cities Summit.
Jan 13th, 2012
What's your vision for Vancouver's viaducts?
Public voting is open until Sunday in the City's competition for new solutions around the viaducts.
Nov 23rd, 2011
Open source city: the future of Vancouver’s urban landscape
When we talk about urban landscape, we usually think about grand 19th-century interventions like Frederick Law Olmsted’s Central Park or Haussmann’s epic re-engineering of the avenues and boulevards...
May 30th, 2011