RainCheque: NeighbourMaker Design Jam

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in nerd news
RainCheque: NeighbourMaker Design Jam

  Order tickets (limited capacity) via Eventbrite at https://raincheque.eventbrite.ca/ Design Jam! How can we make new social connections in the rain? The Museum of Vancouver invites you to join the Vancouver Design Nerds in a special Design Jam entitled Raincheque! This NeighbourMaker event challenges you to design tools that encourage Vancouverites to connect with each […]

The Innovation Equation

Posted by on Oct 18, 2014 in nerd jam
The Innovation Equation

Vancouver is home to many innovative businesses, practices & social ventures, yet replicating and scaling innovation is tricky. Join us to create a new formula to support innovation that can be used for generations. 5–6pm, Sunday 19th October The HiVE, 128 West Hastings This event is part of the SFU Public Square Young Innovators Crawl: […]

Nerds & Birds

Posted by on Oct 16, 2014 in nerd jam
Nerds & Birds

Join local naturalists Julie Sabau and Dan Straker for a one hour urban wildlife easy walking exploration to learn about bird identification and behaviour. After the tour let’s Jam on creative ways to connect to urban wildlife. This is an outdoor event, please do not bring alcohol. 5–6pm Walking tour + 6–8pm Design Jam Friday […]

Nest

Posted by on Sep 13, 2014 in projects
Nest

Nest By Kim Cooper & Marten Sims Creekside Community Centre Garden, False Creek Seawall, Vancouver, B.C. September to December, 2014 Nest showcases a unique blend from Vancouver’s rich Design, Arts, Engagement and Ecological sectors. It is designed to be both sculptural and functional: providing seawall pedestrians and neighbourhood residents with a beautifully crafted object; by […]

Street Talkin’ Jam and Vancouver Design Week

Posted by on Sep 5, 2014 in nerd jam, nerd news
Street Talkin’ Jam and Vancouver Design Week

As a part of Vancouver Design Week, the Vancouver Design Nerds are hosting a two-phase Jam about how word-based street interventions can transform our city and preserve our cultural spaces. RSVP EVENTBRITE HERE JAM: 6PM, 17TH SEPT The HIVE 128 West Hastings INSTALL: 20TH SEPT Railway Street From Princess to Dunlevy We’ll be gathering over […]

Design Nerds at the RAIC Festival of Architecture

Posted by on Sep 2, 2014 in nerd news
Design Nerds at the RAIC Festival of Architecture

Mitra Mansour reppin the Nerds in Winnipeg!

DIS 2014 Jam

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in nerd jam, nerd news
DIS 2014 Jam

On June 22, the Design Nerds were invited to host a Jam to help kick off DIS 2014 (Designing Interactive Systems) at the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Vancouver.. on the 19th floor.. floor to ceiling glass.. revolving donut shaped space!. After much thought about what we could in fact ‘jam’ on we slowly evolved to […]

Mobile Civic renewal Lab Jam

Posted by on Mar 22, 2014 in nerd jam, nerd news
Mobile Civic renewal Lab Jam

Join Vancouver Design Nerds and The Civic Renewal Lab at The HiVE for a Jam with the aim of creating a mobile Civic Renewal Lab. RSVP: www.mobilelab.eventbrite.ca Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1pjgYDo More information to come. In the meantime, don’t miss our Community Cinema event at SFU Woodwards on Monday the 24th of March:  

Community Cinema: ‘Design & Thinking’ documentary screening + salon

Posted by on Mar 10, 2014 in nerd news
Community Cinema: ‘Design & Thinking’ documentary screening + salon

  Community Cinema: Design & Thinking documentary screening + salon March 24, 2014 7:00pm (doors open 6:30pm) Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 W Hastings St. Vancouver, BC Film ‘Design & Thinking’ is a documentary that links commonalities between business, design, social change-makers, and citizens in the profoundly ambiguous 21st century. Watch […]

Open Jam 2014

Posted by on Feb 6, 2014 in nerd jam, nerd news
Open Jam 2014

  You have 90 seconds to pitch an idea for creative collaboration. Come one! Come all! Our third Jam of 2014 is as open as the sky. If you have a collaborative project you are working on or thinking about starting, come out and pitch it to the group. You will have about 90 seconds […]