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A frosty Hinge Park, South East False Creek. Updated: Last Minute Gift Ideas for the Public Space Afficiando (2014)

Good work, it’s solstice time! You’ve made it this far… and now the days are going to be getting just a little bit lighter from here on in. Just in time! But what’s that you say? It’s the holiday season... Continue reading »

December 21, 2014   |   0 comments
Granville Isl - Rebecca Bolwitt Granville Island: a principles-first approach to the future of Vancouver’s public market

Granville Island has been in the news a lot this year. Back in February, an article by Daphne Brahman at the Vancouver Sun pondered a ‘re-imagining’ of Granville – one spurred by the impending 2016 move of Emily Carr University.... Continue reading »

July 31, 2014   |   0 comments
Beach Avenue - Detail - P1019316 Gift ideas for the Vancouver-loving public space aficionado

UPDATE – A few additions have been sent our way. Read on and see our ever-expanding list of awesome gifts… ‘Tis the season for all manner of holiday consumption and exchange… But wait, it doesn’t all have to be about... Continue reading »

December 9, 2012   |   1 comment
VPSN – Public Space News & Events – August 19, 2011

Hey folks – some cool public space events are taking place around town this weekend… and Saturday in particular promises to be a good one – with public karaoke, zombies and a smoochfest to name but three of the things... Continue reading »

August 19, 2011   |   0 comments
P8146297 Robson Community Market a grand success

A quick thank you to everyone who stopped by yesterday’s community market at the 800-block of Robson Street. Despite murmurings to the contrary, the weather turned out to be awesome — a perfect backdrop for the 30+ local vendors and... Continue reading »

August 15, 2011   |   0 comments