Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.
Eduardo Kobra honors Oscar Niemeyer with a gigantic mural in Sao Paulo.
It's like a lamp store exploded in there!
"Sketching with a band saw" is how artist James McNabb describes his process for making his micro-lumber-cityscapes.
New Yorkers: they're just like us.
Paper sculptures of architectural landmarks.
"Most of England looked a lot prettier than it does now, and people were a lot better dressed."
The world like you've never seen it before.
Youngsil Lee's garment raises a shield of skin-puncturing needles when its wearer feels threatened (or is just being a jerk).
Can't hear those buzzers and bells.
There's no hockey, but a grocery store and sports center are drawing people from around the city.
4 clichés every travelogue about Germany's capital apparently must include.
Happy 50th, Nordlandsbanen!
America's mayors could clearly use some inspiration.
Architects set out to create warm spaces for New York's 10,000 feral cats.
There are serious cultural reference points to be found in China's obsession with 'duplitecture.'
Ladies, restrain yourselves.