These beloved but antiquated locomotives are disappearing from western China.
A shadowy Madrid artist is methodically wrapping European cities in chaotic fabric webs.
Robert Rickhoff's surrealistic city architecture blends "fun" with "fatalities."
Target's new Los Angeles space aims for urban chic. Do they miss the mark?
This public art piece gives viewers a glimpse of the city's complete star map.
A wild idea for converting an old canal in London.
These makeshift shelters slap onto street poles with the help of magnets.
Can this flashy library outside Rotterdam combat the town's 10 percent illiteracy rate?
Immigration-rate lasagna, suicide soup and a "criminally stacked Russian salad": a look at the bizarre menu of Helsinki's Open Data Cooking Workshop.
This Parisian train - inspired by the Palace of Versailles - has reclining seats! And frescoes!
Russian artist Daria Makarenko slips hidden messages into the cracks of the city.
Hockey was once a way of life in this Kazakh city. But times have changed, deflating a once vibrant industry.
The Brooklyn couple behind Lineposters discuss their creative process and inspiration.
In the first decade of the 21st century, Spain was defined by bold building. But the recession has brought the country's architectural ambitious to a halt.
An artist recreates the scenes captured by Google's cameras.
Move over balloon animals. There's a new game in town.
Predicting the outcome of the 2012 election with a highly scientific analysis of wall doodles.
This proposed Chicago building doesn't look like much, but it could clean up the air around the city's expressway.
A Japanese artist fills an old phone booth with water and goldfish, to the delight of passers-by.