THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know Vancouver’s “Moderne” House Style

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know Vancouver’s “Moderne” House Style

Vancouver’s architecture is often difficult to distinguish as many of its homes are adaptations or amalgamations of more recognized styles. By cataloguing them, we gain an understanding of our homes and neighbourhoods, which gives us all a sense of pride in our city. With this is mind, the Vancouver Heritage Foundation provides Scout with an exclusive series that we call The Roof Over Your Head. Advancing technology and the industrial influences of the 1930s inspired a new wave… more 

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know The City’s “Storybook” House Style

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know The City’s “Storybook” House Style

Vancouver’s architecture is often difficult to distinguish as many of its homes are adaptations or amalgamations of more recognized styles. By cataloguing… more 

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know Vancouver’s Revival Styles, Part Two

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know Vancouver’s Revival Styles, Part Two

Vancouver’s architecture is often difficult to distinguish as many of its homes are adaptations or amalgamations of more recognized styles. By cataloguing… more 

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know The City’s Arts & Crafts House Style

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know The City’s Arts & Crafts House Style

Vancouver’s architecture is often difficult to distinguish as many of its homes are adaptations or amalgamations of more recognized styles. By cataloguing… more 

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know Vancouver’s Edwardian House Style

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know Vancouver’s Edwardian House Style

Vancouver’s architecture is often difficult to distinguish as many of its homes are adaptations or amalgamations of more recognized styles. By cataloguing… more 

YOU SHOULD KNOW: More About The Mid-Century Marvel That Is The Electra Building

YOU SHOULD KNOW: More About The Mid-Century Marvel That Is The Electra Building

by Stevie Wilson | Vancouver is a young city, one that features a remarkable development trajectory that sometimes muddies our concept of what is historic,… more 

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know The Queen Anne Revival House Style

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Getting To Know The Queen Anne Revival House Style

Vancouver’s architecture is often difficult to distinguish as many of its homes are adaptations or amalgamations of more recognized styles. By cataloguing… more 

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Discovering The “Early Cottage” Vancouver House Style

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | Discovering The “Early Cottage” Vancouver House Style

Vancouver’s architecture is often difficult to distinguish as many of its homes are adaptations or amalgamations of more recognized styles. By cataloguing… more 

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | On The “Early Vernacular” Vancouver House Style

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | On The “Early Vernacular” Vancouver House Style

Vancouver’s architecture is often difficult to distinguish as many of its homes are adaptations or amalgamations of more recognized styles. By cataloguing… more 

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | “Vancouver Specials” – What Makes Them So Unique?

THE ROOF OVER YOUR HEAD | “Vancouver Specials” – What Makes Them So Unique?

Vancouver’s architecture is often difficult to distinguish as many of its homes are adaptations or amalgamations of more recognized styles. By cataloguing… more 

“IDSWest” Gets Ready To Launch Three Day Celebration Of Art, Design And Architecture

“IDSWest” Gets Ready To Launch Three Day Celebration Of Art, Design And Architecture

The Interior Design Show West (IDSwest) is coming up quickly, running from September 29th to October 2nd. It's Western Canada’s premiere residential design… more 

SECRET CITY: On Buildings Being John Malkovich In Chinatown…

SECRET CITY: On Buildings Being John Malkovich In Chinatown…

Welcome to Secret City, a new column by Ian Granville, who will be taking Scout readers across the city in search of its architecture and design secrets each… more 

Cool Thing We Want #282: Adorably Tiny L41 Home As Seen At The “IDS West” Preview

Cool Thing We Want #282: Adorably Tiny L41 Home As Seen At The “IDS West” Preview

We're very happy with the home we have, but we saw this 220 sqft sustainable, high-design, high-quality, energy-efficient L41 home designed by architect… more 

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