space2place Design

Space2Place is a creative company which, through design, transforms space into place. Their places embody a philosophy of strong simple design that responds to the environmental and cultural processes influencing each site. Space2Place’s philosophy is based on respect for clients, for the environment, and for the power of design. (more…)

Image of the City

Image of the City

—Vancouverism 2.0 should attempt to understand the city from the perspective of its citizens. Through mobile devices, Vancouverites and visitors document their perspectives in the city thousands of times each day. We tell friends and followers where we are, we tag the locations of our photographs, and we document our interactions with the places around us. As we engage in these activities in the city, massive amounts of data are being collected and stored that track our collective movements. What might Vancouver look like from the perspective of these electronic interactions? (more…)

Geotagged photographs across the region of both Locals + Tourists.

Image of the City

Introduction

Vancouverism 2.0 should attempt to reflect the perspective of its citizens. Through mobile photo capture and sharing, Vancouverites and visitors document their perspectives on the city every day. Massive amounts of geo-referenced data are gathered, and the data depicts a unique image of Vancouver. Through this project we have sought to explore geotagged photo data to consider how we can make the best use of this information for improving the planning and design of our city. (more…)