An occasional series on how to make B.C. a place where creative people thrive, benefitting all.
In This Series
It's a hot issue in a city with lots of red tape but few old, affordable places to gather.
Local talent churns out hot new enterprise! If that's such a good story here, why does it keep ending someplace else?
Capilano U. is the latest school to promise to help. But self-starters like Chris Clark plunge in without the '$40K handshake.'
Business sectors unite to find ways to keep our brightest talents in the province.
Inside Nite Prison studio, where cross-genre bands breed the city's newest sounds.
An abandoned car rental joint may become an artistic oasis. And other positive signs.
'Parklet' program puts public space in neighbours' hands.
An 'arts hive' with focus on therapy puts expression before instruction.