And illuminates some national stereotypes in the process.
The planning debate that sparked Turkey's recent protests is part of a larger, kind of weird architectural trend.
Your weekly roundup of what cities are banning around the world.
Surely there's something we can do about this.
Freight is crippling metro areas, but it's rarely part of city planning.
A stand-off with the city could cost Paris one of its most-visited bastions of Bohemianism.
Landscape-inspired highlights from last weekend's Paris Photo Los Angeles art fair.
Dozens of cities will have the chance to design their own municipally focused microcosm of the web.
The gigantic French green space is being billed as a "metropolis of retail, culture, and leisure."
Artist Kurt Perschke is installing an enormous red ball in a different Parisian location every day through April 28.
If climate change caused the waters to rise by 500 feet, this is what major international cities might look like.
An artist reimagines the city's homes against the sky.
The system's expansion means plenty of jockeying to name the city's newest points of reference.
Meet the evangelists of cable-drawn aerial transportation.
A surprisingly large number involve cars.
SolarFloors, Urban Parasols and infra-red under-table heating.
It's all part of the city's new "eco-grazing" effort.
If any European city needed a radical structural rethink, it's Paris.
A new paper tracks suburbia from its ideological roots in the Victorian era to its harsh detractors in the modern age.