There’s nothing like hanging out on your back porch, especially when it’s in the heart of downtown Vancouver.
The 800-block of Robson Street, just behind the Vancouver Art Gallery, will be lined with a series of colourful porches this summer for Viva Vancouver’s annual Robson Redux project. The project, now in its fifth year, closes the one-block stretch of Robson Street to traffic and fills it with lively public art. Architects from around the world are invited to submit designs, and the winner receives $40,000 to implement their vision.
This year’s winner, dubbed Porch Parade, beat out 81 other proposals. Continue reading:
Robson Street to be Transformed into Vancouver’s “Back Porch”