A sound installation depicting sounds of a renewable city.
An engaging and inclusive method of participatory planning.
A way to increase youth engagement in city planning through festivals and public events.
An exploratory study about consumer interactions with produce displays and its effect on food waste.
How intergenerational practices of food and culture preservation reduces food waste.
Electrifying youth to drive change
Looking at Public Space through the Lenses of Our Citizens.
An environmentally-friendly alternative to traditional food storage products.
Calling non-indigenous students to Truth and Reconciliation action.
An app supporting renters through the rental journey to build resiliency.
An affordable parklet template for local businesses to foster community connections.
A social enterprise beauty salon designed to empower immigrant beauticians.
Raising awareness of food waste by using unsold produce to create nutritious meals.
A CO2e diet calculator and community meal sharing app.
To create community agency in placemaking by providing a toolkit for creating free cozy spaces.
A guide to enhance current housing strategies by incorporating students’ needs.
Keeping young people connected to the world with free mobile charging stations.
Ten local artists provoke, prototype and test new visions of art and civic life in Vancouver.
Exploring the role of students in a Zero Waste Ambassador program.
A student-focused manifesto designed to impact the Vancouver City Plan.
Partnering with food establishments to provide $5 student meals.
A toolkit for designing art-centric, nighttime events for youth.
Helping to create bike-friendly businesses.
Materials to encourage citizen participation in the 2018 municipal election.
Conceptualizing the implementation of ‘Living Walls’ in Vancouver.
Communicating ecological footprint information to diverse audiences.
A service that provides local businesses with personalized continuity plans to recover from a disaster faster.
A platform that optimizes the way parents explore, compare and arrange care for their children.
Empowering creative freelancers to find work and build relationships using an online job platform.
Strengthening workplace communication and interactions that foster wellbeing.
A modern take on increasing political knowledge and participation amongst low-income households.
Increasing Indigenous votership and political involvement in Vancouver.
An interactive music space for people to connect and feel uplifted.
A large scale blanket fort that is a space for all ages to meet, connect and play.
An educational installation to show the potential of underutilized urban spaces to enhance biodiversity.
Bringing art and engagement to an underutilized space in the form of public chalkboards.
A community board designed to share skills and interests for a more collective Vancouver.
Bringing free, playable pianos to public spaces in Vancouver.
Welcoming and including homeless citizens in neighbourhoods outside of the Downtown Eastside.
Connecting individuals and building a more self-reliant community.
Ambassador program that equips neighbours to collectively lower their ecological footprint.
Modelling friendly citizen behaviour and engaging Vancouverites in whimsical conversation.
Revealing Vancouver’s food recovery resources.
Urban furniture activated with public art.
TeaTalk is a mobile tea-serving cart that offers space for conversation and social connection.
Five experiments in art and engagement in Northeast False Creek.
Fostering connections and reimagining public space through collaborative community art.
Redirecting surplus food from local businesses to a youth meal program.
Encouraging and facilitating outdoor learning inspired by the Park Board's Rewilding Vancouver strategy.
Pilot project bringing outdoor classrooms to the city.
Community concierge pilot project creating vertical communities in apartment buildings.
An innovative experiment in placemaking.
Historical plaques designed to ensure that meaningful stories from the past figure prominently in the way this area is envisaged for the future.
Signs in your community pointing you to local, sustainable food assets.
Introducing shared public firepits on Vancouver beaches.
Colouring Cambie aims to create temporary chalk-painted pedestrian walkways that are interactive and engaging.
Exploring social sustainability and geographies of social inclusion in the city.
Improving community safety and encouraging interactive play by illuminating Vancouver’s parks during the dark winter evenings.
Possibilities for public space in Vancouver's West End.
Repairing gaps in Vancouver’s bicycle network to improve accessibility for cyclists in the city.
Bringing bike repair stations to the streets of Vancouver.
Engaging and activating orphaned greenspaces in Vancouver.
Research into a bird program for Vancouver.
Research and mapping of unused public land in the Grandview-Woodland neighbourhood.
Ugly Apples is a local, handmade and accessible solution to the problem of food waste.
Choy-On-The-Go provides fresh affordable produce to Chinese seniors in the DTES.
A fun, place-based, experiential learning resource in the form of a quest.
An exciting card game centered around biodiversity and fun!
An interactive light up bike and walk way that integrates art into active transportation.
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