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SpaceFinder BC is a matchmaking tool for renters looking for creative space, and spaces looking to promote their rentals. Powered by nonprofit Fractured Atlas, SpaceFinder BC is free to list or search for space.

Press Release:

Sept. 8, 2016

SpaceFinder launches in Vancouver Sep 15

For BC press inquiries please contact:

For Canada-wide press inquiries please contact: Alex Glass at ArtsBuild Ontario, 519.880.3670 ext 103

Local Press Highlights for SpaceFinder BC:

‘Online matchmaking tool’ launched in B.C. for creative space and creative people, June 23, 2017

SpaceFinder launches for creative types looking for space, June 22, 2017

SpaceFinder launches for creative types looking for space, June 22, 2017

SpaceFinder launches for creative types looking for space, June 22, 2017

Creating creative spaces in Kelowna, May 23, 2017

SpaceFinder: A Creative Economy Tool, Feb. 8, 2017

SpaceFinder BC Connects Artists and Arts Organizations With Under-Utilized Creative Rental Spaces, Sept. 7, 2016

Press Highlights from across the SpaceFinder network:

Data for Social Impact Stories:

The Arts and the Practice of Technology, APASO Keynote Address by Gwydion Suilebhan highlights SpaceFinder as exemplary technology using transparency to transform relationships between artists and venues. April 2015

Toronto Arts Foundation: Finding Space, July 28, 2014

Tech Product stories:

Toronto Star: SpaceFinder site – called Airbnb for Artists – comes to Toronto May 20, 2015

Younge Street: SpaceFinder Toronto launches an Airbnb for Toronto artists, May 13, 2015

BetaBoston: SpaceFinder launches in Massachusetts to help artists find unconventional space Jan 2015

Creative Placemaking stories:

NextCity: Artists Search for Affordable Workspace in Chicago Parks Nov 2015

NextCity: In Chicago, Creative Matchmaking Helps Arts Groups, Churches and Parks Thrive Jan 2015

Cost of Real Estate stories (that mention SpaceFinder):

Associated Press: NYC artists find half the battle is studio rent May 2014

Village Voice: Bands can no Longer Afford to Practice in NYC Nov 2014

DIG Boston Year in Review: All About That Space Jan 2015

Boston Globe: Space is the Next Frontier for Theater Companies Dec 2014

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