Advocacy, education and outreach in support of Vancouver's public spaces

Last Candidate Standing - the VPSN's Nov 2 election debate. New & Events: Local Elections, Ghostly SkyTrains, and Placemaking

The next few weeks are busy ones for the VPSN crew! Our 9th Annual Halloween SkyTrain Party is in the works, followed closely by our third edition of Last Candidate Standing, our local election debate. Added to the mix is... Continue reading »

October 18, 2014   |   0 comments
UBC Main Mall - Detail Public Space News & Events: Spring! Edition

Main Mall, UBC It’s that time of year again! Blossoms and buds are filling the air with all sorts of olfactory treats, and the city is beginning to brighten with renewed colour. Lots of good public space and urban-related projects... Continue reading »

March 25, 2013   |   0 comments
Hallucinating in Public: creating environments that are beautiful and disruptive

March 10th 2:00PM – 4:00PM @ MOV (1100 Chestnut St)  Have you ever looked at a space and thought: how did someone come up with that? Hallucinating in Public beings to explore the state of mind a designer, architect, landscape... Continue reading »

March 6, 2013   |   0 comments
Sticker Art - P1040451 Public Space News & Events – February 2013

UP FRONT: A New Year: with new public space activations on the horizon ENGAGE: Public space opportunities on Granville, in Grandview-Woodland, and Kitsilano/Pt. Grey (and upcoming items on the Art Gallery, downtown public spaces and the viaducts) EVENTS: February events... Continue reading »

February 1, 2013   |   0 comments
Rain Urbanism Featured Events: Tangential Vancouverism and Technology

Rain Urbanism by Matthew Soules We arrive at the first weekend in March with not one but two interesting events to profile. Good news for urbanists and city-lovers out there! First up is this evening’s launch of the Tangential Vancouverism... Continue reading »

March 2, 2012   |   0 comments