Daniel Rotsztain is the Urban Geographer, an artist, writer, cartographer whose work examines our relationship to the places we inhabit. A frequenter of libraries, malls, and strip malls, his projects seek to understand and support the social life of the city.
Analysis by Daniel Rotsztain
Ward Profile: The Next Councillor of Ward 9 — Davenport Will Need to Bridge Divides
In a ward spanning the inner suburbs and the inner city, a new crop of candidates try to go beyond the right-left political narrative.
Feature by Daniel Rotsztain
FAITH/VOID Was a Thriving DIY Venue. Then Came the Noise Complaint
Fights around Toronto’s unofficial music venues reveal a stark reality—there is noise this city values, and noise it doesn’t.
Essay by Daniel Rotsztain with photography by Nick Iwanyshyn
My Own Private Island
The ferry is empty. Beavers and mallards rustle through the bush. Without visitors, life on the Toronto Island is quiet and peaceful. It all feels terribly wrong.