Mark Byrnes

Barbosa & Guimarães

9 Fantastic Office Buildings

Places that would make you love where you work

Website of the Day: Melbourne Metro

The sleek design and usability are a transit-lover's dream

Portland, Ore., Then and Now (1890-2012)

It's easy to see the results of Oregon's urban growth boundary laws in this side-by-side map comparison

Capilla Vallejo Arquitectos

2011's Most Interesting Cultural Buildings

Striking libraries, museums and community facilities

Memphis, Then and Now (1887 to 2011)

The city went broke in the 1870s. A look at how the Memphis of today compares with this low point

Flickr/woosh2007

New City Slogans of 2011

The best - and strangest - in urban catch phrases

The City and the Graphic Designer: An Interview With Olimpia Zagnoli

A unique approach to developing iconography for 150 different cities

Una Arquitetos

12 Eye-Catching Storefronts

A dozen facades that are sure to attract curious shoppers

Los Angeles, Then and Now (1894-2011)

A look back at how far downtown L.A. has come since the turn of the 20th century

Feld72

11 New Buildings to Visit in 2012

You might have missed these new buildings, but they're definitely worth checking out in 2012

Buffalo, Then and Now (1902-2011)

A look at how modern Buffalo compares with the city in its heyday

Landscape Absurdism: Las Vegas

The Nevada city's craziest urban designs, as seen from space

Wikimedia Commons

Why I Love My City: Bruce McCulloch on Calgary

The Canadian comedian and Kids In The Hall star on his formative years in Calgary and how the city has changed since

Woodhead Architects

9 Non-Ugly Bus Terminals

These stations make bus travel bearable

Ed Yourdon/Wikimedia Commons

Top U.S. Cities for Dog Parks, Skate Parks, Swimming Pools and More

New data from the Trust for Public Land shows which cities have the most parks per resident

Library of Congress

Phoenix, Then and Now (1885 to 2011)

126 years later, Phoenix bares little resemblance to the sleepy agricultural town of the 1880s

IFC/Danielle Mathias

Why I Love My City: Carrie Brownstein on Portland

Musician, writer, and co-creator of Portlandia Carrie Brownstein talks about what makes her city special

Fentress Architects

9 Beautiful New Airport Terminals

If great design cured air travel woes, these airports would be set

Houston, Then and Now (1891 to 2011)

A cartographic look at Texas' largest city