SEEN IN VANCOUVER #494 | Scott & Scott Architecture Gets To Work Off Main Street

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #494 | Scott & Scott Architecture Gets To Work Off Main Street

(via Dezeen) It’s been over a year since David and Susan Scott launched their own firm, Scott & Scott Architects, but they’ve only recently completed their studio headquarters on the ground floor of their 1911 home off on 19th Ave

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #489 | Inside “Post Projects”, The Design Firm At Ontario & 3rd

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #489 | Inside “Post Projects”, The Design Firm At Ontario & 3rd

by Grady Mitchell | Alex Nelson and Beau House are Post Projects, a graphic design house with a sun-filled studio at Ontario and 3rd. They’ve crafted the look and feel of some of Vancouver’s most beloved companies, including Brassneck Brewery, Revolver Coffee, Bambudda,

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #486 | With Designer Tom Dixon At Gastown’s “Inform Interiors”

SEEN IN VANCOUVER #486 | With Designer Tom Dixon At Gastown’s “Inform Interiors”

by Luis Valdizon | Tom Dixon inconspicuously entered the design world as an art school drop-out in the 1980’s while trying to repair his post-accident motorcycle with no technical training. His works have since been collected by some of the

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 them, we gain an understanding of our homes and neighbourhoods, which gives us all a sense of pride

SMOKE BREAK #1061 | “Design Is One” Doc On The Lives & Influence Of The Vignellis

SMOKE BREAK #1061 | “Design Is One” Doc On The Lives & Influence Of The Vignellis

One of my favourite “characters” in the 2007 Helvetica typeface documentary was Massimo Vignelli. The Milanese designer came across as confident, opinionated and uncompromising, plus he had a rad sense of personal style and the greatest quote in the whole

Inform Interiors

Inform Interiors

Details 50 & 97 Water Street | Vancouver, BC | V6B 1A4 Telephone | 604-682-3868 Web: www.informinteriors.com Social: Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | Houzz | Vimeo | YouTube Gallery The People Owner/Manager: Niels & Nancy Bendtsen Kitchens

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | Omer Arbel’s Light Installation At Tacofino

1,000 COOL THINGS ABOUT VANCOUVER | Omer Arbel’s Light Installation At Tacofino

by Andrew Morrison | The next cool thing is a bit of transfixing design. I’ve been digging Tacofino since they first appeared as a food truck tucked in the back of Tofino’s gravel strip mall (their fish tacos and tortilla soup are

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 them, we gain an understanding of our homes and neighbourhoods, which gives us all a sense of pride

HEADS UP: The Found & The Freed Set To Launch New Gastown Pop-Up This Friday

HEADS UP: The Found & The Freed Set To Launch New Gastown Pop-Up This Friday

We just got word from the found/vintage/antique-curating girls at The Found and The Freed that they will be opening a pop-up this Friday night in the former Chrome Yellow digs at 207 Abbott St. in Gastown. Opening night starts at

Cool Thing We Want #379: Swiss-Based Designer Tomas Kral’s “Homework” Table

Cool Thing We Want #379: Swiss-Based Designer Tomas Kral’s “Homework” Table

(Hat tip: Alexa Harder) A sheet of aluminum folded and curved around ash wood gives the “Homework” table by Swiss-based Slovakian designer Tomas Kral a unique and aesthetically pleasing functionality. EVERY COOL THING WE WANT

VANCOUVER LEXICON | City of Glass

VANCOUVER LEXICON | City of Glass

City of Glass | Nickname/Book | A book by Douglas Coupland but also a nickname for Vancouver. City of Glass is based on our penchant for ubiquitous, green-glass covered residential podium towers, especially in the homogenous Concord Pacific development of

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Blim

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Blim

Blim | Gallery/Shop/Institution | Established in 2003 at the top of the BCER building then migrating to Mount Pleasant before settling in the heart of Chinatown, Blim is an innovative, independent arts and crafts facility that hosts events, workshops, and

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