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A “PUF” of Inspiration Towards Net Zero Neighbourhoods

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One cold spring morning in 2013, I was joined by two eager volunteers to lay out the pathways for our new community garden, Prairie Urban Farm (PUF). Located...


Little Human behind the Design Inspiration

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Cities and buildings are made for people and by people. Architects’ interpretation of the human body transfers into their architectural designs. Le Corbusier‘s tall and muscular person created...


Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?

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...realistic, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t demand more from our streets and laneways. Making more of Vancouver laneways, with inspiration from the Netherlands (Image Credit: Lior Steinberg) Cities around...


Lessons from the Parks and Creative Placemaking Field Guide

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...directly concern them. From inclusivity, comes insight and inspiration that may not have been possible without an outsider’s perspective.   Focus on the Process Unlike other sectors such as architecture...


Celebrating Creativity in Space

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...the campus. Using the opportunity to reimagine the Human Ecology program, the university really invested in building with the future in mind. “Designing for collaboration [and] inspiration is all about...


International Women’s Day: Architects, Urbanists & Engineers

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...working at a firm that does that. My wish today is to keep learning from the great architects and leaders I am working around, and to someday become the inspiration...


The Sterilization of Public Space

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If You Build It, They Will Come

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...result in part from recognition among planners and politicians that car-based growth has its limits and serious challenges, but also from local inspiration. Long Beach, is “Southern California’s undisputed leader...


London Architecture: Dynamic, Historic, Diverse

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...each invasion came new diversity. From post-war migrants to pre-16th century invaders, new entrants to the city brought inspiration from across the globe, enlightening the city. In the late 1920s,...

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