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.

East Van Skill Share Fair - Fall 2015
Vision: We envision Skill Share Fairs becoming a more prominent way of connecting neighbourhoods within Vancouver. We feel that the addition of these type of  …

East Van Skill Share Fair – Fall 2015

YIMBY - Fall 2015
Vision: Homeless citizens are welcomed and socially included in neighbourhoods outside of the Downtown Eastside. Team: Caroline Wong, Becky Price, Shane Sharma, Katharina Bleinis Status:   …

YIMBY – Fall 2015

Keys to the Streets 2015
An exciting program is ahead for Summer 2015! Excerpt by Grant Lawrence, WestEnder. Keys to the Streets very much hopes to bring their pumpin’ pianos …

Keys to the Streets 2015

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

placeLAB - Fall 2015
Vision: More shareable and inviting public spaces along the seawall, designed to accommodate for both the needs of people wanting to spend time in the …

placeLAB – 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