Much of Moscow's riverfront is a concrete barrier of roads, parking and industrial sites. Mayor Sergei Sobyanin has big plans to make it green.
A new exhibition explores the borough's complexities by juxtaposing new artworks and historic maps.
An annotated, chart-filled review of 12 studies from around the world.
After a long journey, a famed urban artist gets his work launched into orbit.
The proposed structure would appear to revolve like a roaring, god's-honest twister.
The smart lock's piercing alarm can draw attention from 150 feet away.
In 1964, R. Raleigh D'Adamo won a contest to design a better diagram for the New York subway. Now he's teamed up with a graphic designer to bring it back to life.
An artist commemorates the city's now-extinct Chinese business district.
A detailed new report out of Philadelphia finds the type of businesses closest to a parklet play a key role in their success.
The retrofitted payphones give no-strings-attached power through public advertising.
Artist Emily Garfield maps places that don't exist. "I think that's related to the way cities grow in real life."
A new exhibit, "Making Africa," showcases the continent's modern—and influential—creative class.
Artist Shani Ha's "Table for Two" installation evokes the isolation of city life.
The Bay Area gains yet another tribute to the shrunken Jedi master.
Who's up for getting stuffed into an egg-shaped sack and growing into a tree?
With plans for the world's tallest roller coaster, Orlando is winning the global race to build soaring structures that aren't buildings.
One man's lifelong collection doubled the institution's map holdings in a day.
Developers have had to get creative when it comes to salvaging America's failing shopping centers, turning them into hospitals, churches, and even parks.
Why the city should revive a 19th-century plan for an uptown necropolis, population 5 million.