HiVE Vancouver

Posted by on Feb 14, 2011 in projects
HiVE Vancouver

Founded in 2009, the HiVE began as a shared vision (Design Nerds included) and has grown into a 9,000 square foot sustainability and creativity focused collaborative workspace located at 128 West Hastings Street, Vancouver. Managed by HiVE Vancouver Society, the HiVE provides a shared work space with a dynamic cafe-like studio culture that facilitates creativity, […]

Gramorail

Posted by on Apr 28, 2010 in header, projects
Gramorail

The contraptions, a marriage of kinetic sculpture, vehicle and stage, may become the focus of a series of public events, celebrations and festivals in Vancouver and beyond.

Construct

Posted by on Apr 16, 2010 in projects
Construct

Construct is a site-specific installation utilizing multiple video sequences back-projected onto windows overlooking Yaletown. Utilizing a spare, cinematographic narrative structure, the piece investigates the mutually formative relationship between social interactions and the structures in which they are enacted.

Cube Living

Posted by on Apr 16, 2010 in projects
Cube Living

Cube is an exciting product that brings locative social web technologies into the world of real estate development.

Mobile Sustainability Display

Posted by on Apr 16, 2010 in header, projects
Mobile Sustainability Display

A unique mobile display, designed and constructed with sustainability in mind.

Green Building Audio Tours

Posted by on Jan 28, 2010 in nerd news, projects, worthy

This is an awesome project with a few nerds involved, though not officially a VDN project. How it works: You see the building, see the sign, call the number, punch in a code and listen the building’s sustainability story. Buildings that teach us about possibilities. More info:¬†greenbuildingaudiotours.com

Vancouver Convention Centre

Posted by on Apr 3, 2009 in projects
Vancouver Convention Centre

Extending our successful partnership with BCIT Film Flex, the Vancouver Design Nerds were invited to create a digital-media installation for the opening of the Vancouver Convention Centre. Four 10′ x 8′ screens displaying five-minute DV loops were installed in first-floor meeting-rooms facing the main lobby. The installation was designed to create an ambient animation of […]

Cortes Island Eco Sauna

Posted by on Jun 9, 2006 in projects

The Cortes Island Eco-Sauna project is a work in progress. It started in the spring of 2005 with two design charettes in Vancouver (“Design Nerd Jams”), followed by two work parties on Cortes. It’s been a lot of fun for everyone involved. We plan to do a few more work parties for the summer of […]

Urban Video Intervention

Posted by on Mar 9, 2006 in projects, proposals

The Urban Video Intervention Project is a site-specific installation involving projecting forms and animations that play on the geometries of the physical space. The objective is to integrate them with the site in a way that creates an interesting visual counterpoint to the existing structures.

Car Park

Posted by on Apr 16, 2005 in header, projects
Car Park

The use of cars as garden spaces brings together two powerful symbols: car space and garden space.