There aren't many left, but the ones that have hung on are winning by specializing and moving into the events business.
The 'Pee Project' is part of a tide of new public art that takes the city as its canvas and its inspiration.
These cake-frosting murals may look sweet, but their message is bitter. Also, beware of wasps!
A silver lining, New York style.
The new series may be cheesy, but it reflects some very real changes to the city it depicts.
Scenes from London, Manila, and more.
The metros best primed for trick-or-treating and Halloween revelry.
Hurricane Sandy has cast a long, spooky shadow.
Pop a squat for this week's uncomfortable edition of Toilet Tuesday.
Woulda, coulda, shoulda.
Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.
These gas stations do a better job than most at catching the eye of the weary driver.
Millions of Muslims converge on the Saudi Arabian city.
It might take a minute to figure out that something's wrong with this short film.
The story of how this urban asset was re-purposed holds truths for cities engaged in similar transformations.
The annual Clown Congress meets this week.
These vertical spaces could change how we grow.
Meet the Chicagoans who rescued it (and hundreds others) in what may be the most depressing job in the city.
Come one, come all!