Projects

CityStudio aims to create social innovators and change makers who will contribute on the ground in Vancouver and around the world. Projects are co-created, designed and implemented by teams of students, city staff and community members.

History
History of North East False Creek The videos you see here were produced by the students in an upper-level seminar on the History of Vancouver, …

History

Summit the City - Fall 2015
Vision: That there would be more urban trails in the city of Vancouver outside the downtown core. Team: Jason Lui, Kevin Wagner, Mary Truong, Rachael …

Summit the City – Fall 2015

The Outdoor Learning Project
CityStudio’s outdoor learning project is inspired by Rewilding Vancouver, the Park Board’s strategy to celebrate the special wild places in the city and to bring …

The Outdoor Learning Project

Recreational Sharing Library - Fall 2014
Connecting neighbours and reducing waste through sharing recreational items. The Recreational Sharing Library will house sports equipment and board games in a model based off …

Recreational Sharing Library – Fall 2014

We Live Here - Fall 2014
  We Live Here is a CityStudio a pilot project connecting and building relationships among neighbours in Vancouver apartments through an interactive faceboard for building …

We Live Here – Fall 2014

Placemaking Leg-in-Boot Square - Fall 2014
  Placemaking Leg-in-Boot Square is a CityStudio pilot project developed in parallel with a Placemaking Guide that provides a process for activating public space around …

Placemaking Leg-in-Boot Square – Fall 2014

Ask Lauren: Vancouver's Community Concierge - Fall 2014
Ask Lauren is a CityStudio community concierge pilot project creating vertical communities in apartment buildings to inspire a friendlier city. A volunteer role to welcome …

Ask Lauren: Vancouver’s Community Concierge – Fall 2014

Learning in the Leaves - Fall 2014
Learning in the Leaves is a CityStudio a pilot project bringing outdoor classrooms to the city. The vision is to transform underutilized spaces in parks …

Learning in the Leaves – Fall 2014

Britannia Food Share - Spring 2014
Britannia Food Share is a CityStudio project that has connected a youth meal program with surplus food from local businesses along Commercial Drive. The meal …

Britannia Food Share – Spring 2014

Campfire - Spring 2014
The CityStudio Campfire Project aims to introduce shared, public firepits as a way to cultivate connections, increase use of Vancouver parks year round and contribute …

Campfire – Spring 2014

Street Art - Spring 2014
  As shown in Portland, Ottawa, and Minneapolis, painted street murals tell a story of how our communities can become stronger by changing our streets …

Street Art – Spring 2014

Shareable City - Spring 2014
Shareable City came together through a shared need to provide Vancouverites with more shareable resources in their city, while providing organizations and businesses a platform …

Shareable City – Spring 2014