Still time to enter Robson Redux, the now-annual design competition to create the next VIVA Vancouver public space installation on Robson Street.
Last year’s Robson Redux competition drew more than 80 entries worldwide, and resulted in a popular Urban Reef installation in downtown Vancouver.
Stephen Quinn did a tongue-in-cheek (I think) commentary on Robson Street’s summer time make overs.
“On Robson St., never mind pedestrian friendly – let’s really get creative
The portion of perfectly fine navigable roadway between the Vancouver Art Gallery and Arthur Erickson’s famous Law Courts will be closed for yet another summer to accommodate a pedestrian-friendly and no-doubt whimsical expression of our collective hatred of the automobile. …” continues at http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/on-robson-st-never-mind-pedestrian-friendly-lets-really-get-creative/article22498757/