Colin Marshall’s Notebook: Online interviews with Vancouverites

Artistic, aesthetic aspirations and theories about form are in tension with the psychological and social aspects of space, but they are not eclipsed by them. The science of psychology provides some parameters for design without prescribing the end result. When two disciplines meet real innovations can be made. Certain elements of environmental determinism can be usefully combined with a flexible system, which truly evolves with the user.

Price Tags

Colin Marshall hosts and produces the podcast Notebook on Cities and Culture, a twice-weekly long-form conversation with cultural creators, internationalists, and observers of the urban scene.  A few months ago he was up in Vancouver – and here are some of the interviews he did.

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Notebook on Cities and Culture S3E29: That’s Livin’ with Gordon Price

Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Colin Marshall sits above Hastings Street in Vancouver, British Columbia with Gordon Price, Director of the City Program at Simon Fraser University, former Councillor for the City of Vancouver, and creator of the electronic magazine Price Tags. They discuss his personal definition of “Vancouverism”; his city as a mid-20th-century version of 19th-century city-building; the balance […]

Download the interview from Notebook on Cities and Culture’s feed or on iTunes.

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Notebook on Cities and Culture S3E28: Aesthetic Moments with JJ Lee

Tuesday…

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