How to Properly (and Deliciously) Navigate the Capture Photography Festival

With the annual Capture fest on the immediate horizon, we thought it wise to ask Ken Tsui about how to make the most of it.

We’d Totally Live in This Danish ‘Krane’ if It Overlooked Vancouver’s Crab Park

The engine room of this massive crane on the shore of Copenhagen was renovated to include a spa, a meeting room and a suite for two.

Centre A Dinner & Auction to Raise Funds for New Keefer St. Space

Funds from the event will go towards making Canada's largest public contemporary Asian art gallery bigger, better and more accessible.

Why Sharing the Things You Love Sometimes Ends Up Destroying Them

The story of Sweden's beautiful but doomed 'broccoli tree' is a well told parable that reminds us to think before we share.

On Entitled Woes, Blue Collar Millionaires and Homeless Trans Am Totems

Sean Orr's latest read of the headlines sees Ontario making a mess of things, the CBC doing the right thing and Alberta being silly again.

Burning Questions with Local Artist and Educator Justin Langlois

We turn the questions on the artist whose "Should I Be Worried?" installation currently queries the city from False Creek.

A Learning Curve to Help Conquer Spring Planting

With spring on the immediate horizon, we asked our friend Sam Philips of Victory Gardens to give us some guidance on green-thumbing.

You Should Know the Story of the Building at the Heart of Mount Pleasant

The 1947 scalene icon sits like a sphinx at the intersection of Main and Kingsway, hiding a sexy secret beneath its rough stucco.

Mourning New Zealand Students Perform Special ‘Haka’ for Beloved Maori Teacher

Dawson Tamatea, 55, was the school's Dean of Student Achievement and a keeper/teacher of Maori traditions. Get your Kleenex ready...

Tracing Andrew ‘Holy Hum’ Lee’s Life Narrative via Three Impactful Albums

Holy Hum kicks off his North American tour in April, punctuated by a stint at Vancouver's York Theatre on March 21st

On David Suzuki’s Late Revelation and Pleading with Millennials to Destroy Us All

Sean Orr's latest read of the news headlines finds landlords on the loose, local Trump douchery, the high costs of 4/20 and more.

The Section of Perilous Local Highway Everyone is Afraid to Drive (For Good Reason)

"I was planning on heading up to the cabin for the weekend but there's no way in hell I'm going to risk driving The Coq in this weather..."

The Story Behind the Branding of Pallet Coffee Roasters

From plant to pallet, there's more than one story behind the branding of this local cafe and roaster...

The Oldest Part of Vancouver Might Not Be Where You Think It Is

Vancouver is often said to have begun at Hastings Mill at the foot of Dunlevy Street, but the area we now know as Marpole is just as old.

What Would It Be Like to Grow Up Living Inside the New York Public Library?

Ronald Clark's father was the custodian of the NYPL in the 1940s, back when they lived in a small apartment on the premises.

Three Albums that Define the Musical Upbringing of Hannah Epperson

The worldly young musician is playing an album release show at the York Theatre on March 24 as part of The Cultch's "Soft Cedar" series.

A Learning Curve on the Awesomeness of Bees from the Heros at Hives for Humanity

Sarah Common, Julia Common and Cassie Plotnikoff of Hive For Humanity give us a graduated lowdown on everything bee-related.

Trading a City Shoebox For a Mountain Retreat

This small house overlooking the Austrian Alps would suit the equally isolated acreage in BC that we have in mind for it.

On Empty Homes, Crashed Lamborghinis and Paying Less Than the Minimum Wage

A read of the local headlines reveals Albertans whining about stuff, the Mayor taking credit he doesn't deserve, and so much more.

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The Cultch Launches New, Unconventional ‘Soft Cedar’ Monthly Concert Series

The new artist-friendly music program, which continues on March 24th, aims to focus on performance by removing financial and technical restraints for participating artists.

We Want These Conjoined Face Dishes by East Van Artist Emma Canning

It's amazing just how much expression is contained in the chin and lips of these conjoined dishes by this local ceramicist.

The Block of Vancouver That Was Once Dedicated to Vinyl Records

"I miss hitting Record Row on a Saturday afternoon and blowing my cash tips on a shit tonne of vinyl. Hell, I miss cash tips, too..."

On Backflips and Bandsaws with the Exceptionally Talented Jay Miron

The same gung-ho attitude and life ethos that had him slaying double backflips on his bike now has him executing smooth lines in his studio.

On Predicting Budgets and Speculation Being Vancouver’s Best Hope

This read of the day's news reveals anticipation of the provincial budget, a double-fisted curling husband and questionable a Canuck move.

The Vancouver Park with the ‘Hobo Jungle’ Past

Before it was a magnet to beer league baseball players and dog walkers, this green space was home to a dump and a homeless camp.

A Zeppelin-Shaped Cabin for Finn Slough

The Jules Verne-like "Mr. Plocq’s Caballon" is located on the shore of the Loire estuary in France, but we want it much closer.

The Beautiful Art and Science of “Nordic Skating” on Thin Ice

On a small lake in the Swedish wilderness a skater glides along the ridiculously thin ice emitting a series of bizarre sounds.

Daydreaming with Local Artist, Paul Melo

Touching on food, inspiration, craft and stories of shots not taken, Vancouver's Paul Melo speaks volumes in this new interview.