Consuming Art with David Vertesi

2016 was the inaugural year of the Vancouver Mural Festival. This celebration of public art saw the creation of over 35 new murals from 40 artists around the world.

The Stoop That Started It All

 

Strathcona has gone through its ups and downs. However, the common theme throughout its history is the rich sense of entrepreneurship that the area possesses.

The fastest City Hall ever built

The year was 1867, and Vancouver was but a mere settlement. At the centre of industry was the Hastings Mill, founded by Captain Edward Stamp to produce lumber for the rapidly growing Pacific Northwest.