Lessons from one of the world models for vibrant urban living.
The mural celebrating printmaker Dox Thrash is now a big, ugly square of paint.
When your parties require special legislation, you know you're doing something right.
The rare and stunning fusion of steam and waves could pull thrill-seekers to the island.
The walkable, bikable suburb of the "future" looks an awful lot like the smart growth ideas of today.
A food store in Vermont, rezoning in Portsmouth, and five other neat efforts.
Athletes sporting LED-studded suits cast neon streaks through markets and over roofs of the Thai metropolis.
A spiffy refurbishment from Carlos Arroyo Arquitectos.
An artist creates sculptures out of the garbage found on the mountain top.
A sleek new system adds motion to the traditional "Tower Lights."
In Berlin, a shadowy street artist known as Vermibus transforms mundane billboards into creepy macabre frightscapes
A night of competitive cycling on "brakeless" single-speed cycles offers a veritable highlight reel of face planting and smashing into walls.
Improv Everywhere doin' that thing they do.
A knotty lattice of colorful play-tubes is an intriguing use of a public space.
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a building!
The new Disney movie offers fairly sophisticated commentary on cities and a plug for activist civic planning.
From classic movies to the Mississippi River to a meta map of the world's transit systems.