Matthew Quinn is the director of Pipers Design, an architecture firm focused on the development of the city. His firm additionally encourages people to use technology to learn and understand where and how city planning/development works. As Matthew moved around from America to Rome to London, he states that he has learned that it's best to work on the quality of one’s content.
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BY JEFF DOBLE
@ VOL 28
ON JUN 13, 2013
Jeff Doble is an architecht and designer, and has always loved urban design and planning. Here he tells us about two of his projects, in both Vancouver and Riyadh, and the factors that go into planning and designing each station in order to encourage more people to use public transit.
Readjusting For The Future
BY FELIPE FRANCISCO DE SOUZA
@ VOL 105
ON JUL 31, 2013
Felipe Francisco De Souza speaks about urban development in a country with as many special circumstances as Japan. He also explains the historical background of its contemporary planning system, the effect that land readjustment has on Japan's future and its influence for the international agenda.
"Presentation of the Day" on August 10, 2013.
Urban City Development in China
BY THOMAS HUSSEY
@ VOL 25
ON MAR 05, 2013
Thomas Hussey talks about China's current growth in urbanization. Although there are several challenges, such as outdated buildings, over-engineered highways, and pollution to deal with, they hope to redevelop the city, connect cities together, and create new cities entirely that would come to be potential solutions to those probelms.
"Presentation of the Day" on May 6, 2014.
How New Immigrants Could Build Their New City
BY AMITIS NOUROOZI
@ VOL 10
ON JAN 22, 2016
Within the architecture field, Amitis Nouroozi works in the intersection of planning, design and community-building. She shares her story, as a new immigrant, who is building her new home in the first years of immigration to Canada.
Rethinking the Newark Waterfront
Architectural and urban designer Jae Shin talks in this PechaKucha presentation about how we might advocate for accountable development of our cities through imaginative, community-focused design and planning practices.
The Sounds of the City
BY VINCENT ANDRISANI
@ VOL 16
ON AUG 12, 2017
"We have a lot to learn from listening to the everyday sounds that surround us."
In "The Sounds of the City" from PechaKucha Night New Westminster Vol. 16, Vincent Andrisani explains the important role that sounds play in our everyday lives. In his talk, Vincent argues that if we listen to the city with enough patience and curiosity, we can hear ideas for a more equitable approach to urban design and planning.
My Favorite City : Singapore through the lens of Architecture and Sustainability
BY SZUE HANN TAN
@ ACA 18 TOKYO DESIGN TALK, POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA
ON SEP 11, 2018
Tan Szue Hann, SIA and Chairman of ACYA Head introduces the history of Singapore and shares some of distinctive design projects from overground to underground across the city.
Stitch City-Old Redford Detroit
BY MICHAEL STYCZYNSKI
@ VOL 36
ON OCT 17, 2018
Michael Styczynski, Laura Walker & Paul Codreanu had the winning design proposal for the DCDC and the City of Detroit’s Planning & Development Department. Their shared experience and expertise show us how design can help to redevelop a city.