With enough imagination, anything can be a playground.
A public interest design firm sells the craft beyond the elite.
This eco-friendly sculpture re-imagines the classic city square decoration.
Gaudi's famous architectural wonder celebrates its 100th birthday in style.
When he's not doing his day job, planner Neil Freeman likes to render the city in abstract and unique ways.
In Walkable City, Jeff Speck lays out ideas for making communities more hospitable to walkers.
A builder wants to tear down one of the architect's most prized buildings. And in this developer-friendly city, stopping them is nearly impossible.
Happy holidays, Central Terminal.
Next up: a rocket-propelled menorah?
Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.
Beats a moving walkway.
The country's building boom has given rise to a look that's fresh but also uniquely Chinese.
This thought-provoking gag is the best new thing.
The 11th century, Islamic Golden Age of science, medicine, math, and partying.
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.