Smell and the City

Urban smell enthusiasts

An inspiring visit to Canada Part 3/3: Sensing Whistler, Vancouver and Toronto

Warm air vents, Toronto © Victoria Henshaw And so to my final (slightly delayed, apologies folks) update on my recent visit to Canada and to turn attention not to the … Continue reading

February 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

Event: Human City: A Place to Sense (Manchester 5 March 2014)

Next month, the Academy of Urbanism, RIBA North West, The Urban Design Group and the RTPI are joining forces in organising a series of events open to all and focussing … Continue reading

February 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Design Dimension on BBC Radio 4 – Design & Desire through Smellwalking (link to article and images by Kate McLean)

Smellsketch Bloomsbury by Kate McLean, image ©Hana Walker-Brown Last week sensory designer Kate McLean and I featured as part of the first of a new four-part series on BBC Radio 4 ‘The Design … Continue reading

February 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

An inspiring visit to Canada Part 2/3: Visit to the EDGE Lab (Toronto) and Smell Curation

Smell and the City launched into 2014 last month with an inspiring visit over to the other side of the Atlantic, or more precisely to Vancouver on the West Coast … Continue reading

February 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

An inspiring visit to Canada Part 1/3: Designing with Smell Colloquium (Vancouver)

Smell and the City launched into 2014 last month with an inspiring visit over to the other side of the Atlantic, or more precisely to Vancouver on the West Coast … Continue reading

February 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

Happy New Year you Smell Aficionados! Welcome in 2014 with scented fireworks on the Thames

2013 has been one crazy year for Smell and the City and I really could not have done it without you fantastic folks sending me links to all the smell … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Smell and the Steel City: How Does Sheffield Smell at Christmas time?

Image: Sheffield Christmas Markets, one of a collection of Christmas Cards by local artist Brian Smith: http://www.briansmithartist.co.uk/ Is it really starting to smell a lot like Christmas? Here’s your chance … Continue reading

December 9, 2013 · 4 Comments