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McMansions aren’t for living in

The age of the McMansion saw the shift of the house from a place that we live in, potentially for the rest of our lives, to an asset that we are decidedly not supposed to live in forever.

Posted on 3 November 2016 and filed under articles, design, main, outbound, small

The philosophy of parks

What do our abandoned playgrounds say about who we were- and who we are?

Posted on 27 April 2016 and filed under articles, cities, comments, design, main, Prince George

andrewkurjata.ca is now confluence

A new name and visual identity, pretty much everything else is the same.

Posted on 17 April 2016 and filed under design, main, meta

The case for Comic Sans in Prince George

We’re a city with a giant wooden lumberjack for our mascot and a moose on our official coat of arms. Let’s embrace Comic Sans.

Posted on 1 April 2015 and filed under articles, design, main, Prince George

What riding a bike taught me about prejudice, poverty, and designed exclusion

When an SUV swerved to hit me, I realized riding a bike in a car-dominated culture is an inherantly political act.

Posted on 19 February 2014 and filed under articles, Best Of, big, bikes, cities, comments, design, main

How many people should we expect to die in car accidents?

Driving is a convenience, but it comes with a real cost.

Posted on 10 January 2014 and filed under articles, comments, design, main, misc

Bigger fonts, less links, and comments only half-on: towards a more readable AndrewKurjata.ca

Bigger fonts, less links, and comments only half-on.

Posted on 31 August 2013 and filed under articles, comments, design, main, meta

The Antidote to Antipathy

It’s rare that a seven-minute video will get me to change… anything. Today, I share with you one that did. It belongs to Dave Meslin. He used it in his Ted Talk, which is below. I watch Ted Talks all the time and like all of them, but for me to write about one here, […]

Posted on 7 May 2011 and filed under articles, Canada, design, Prince George

Why is the Logo for the City of Prince George Turning Up on Skateboard Clothes?

Shawn Petriw noticed some similarities between the logo for the City of Prince George and skateboard clothing company Fenchurch. Turns out it’s a recurring motif.

Posted on 7 September 2010 and filed under articles, comments, design, Prince George

Exterior Decorating

I believe Wells is where everyone from Prince George to Williams Lake who’s ever had a neighbour complain about violating some sort of appearance bylaw has moved. It is awesome.

Posted on 3 August 2010 and filed under British Columbia, cities, comments, design, photos

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