Use a simple Black & Decker to scoot along for miles—or install drywall, your choice.
Mass transit agencies around the world face the same conundrum: How to make what amounts to four straight lines distinctive.
The Tower Renewal project combines green retrofits with an ambitious rezoning plan. Will it be enough?
A roundup of the best stories on technology, cartography, and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton has called for mandatory voter registration and early voting. True change will require more resources for local elections offices.
A new digital art exhibit, Exhausting a Crowd, is a people-watcher’s dream.
Artist Olafur Eliasson called on 10 top architecture firms to create scaled-down structures with Legos—which viewers are free to pick apart.
It would be a huge mistake for cities to undo all the progress being made on human-scale street design.
Is it because of O’Hare? Asian lanterns? Hallucinations due to overripe Chicago hotdogs?
As museums balance pleasing donors and serving the public, where do employees fit in?
There’s a new portal to hell in Paris.
It’s ridiculous disaster-porn, but with a surprisingly subtle statement on the structures that deserve our love.
The folks at CityMetric, at least, are far from pleased.
This is what it looks like when bikes are treated the way cars are.
The new interactive documentary, part of the HIGHRISE series produced by the National Film Board of Canada, makes its U.S. premiere on CityLab.
It’s like time stopped during a carnival-funhouse explosion.
There’s “romance” in the master bedroom … and in the master bath.
Jerry Gretzinger has been working on his 1,500-square-foot map for much of his life.
Washington's experiments in community art haven’t always been great. But a new project with the city’s public-works trucks reflects the real D.C.