Photographer Colin Winterbottom also captured the hard work of the crews responsible for building and maintaining the city's monuments.
"Four little hooligans with silver spoons in their mouths will not succeed in ruining the Expo," says Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.
Scenes from Saturday's march and rally against police brutality.
On Thursday, members of the "No Expo" movement took to the streets. Tens of thousands more are expected to march against the event Friday.
An artist's collection of "postcards" offers a grim and hilarious view of the hyper-developing city.
After hours of rioting around the city, the clean-up begins.
Rescue efforts continue in Nepal's capital.
Artist Gail Victoria Braddock Quagliata walked the whole borough to document each instance of this cultural institution.
A striking new photography book lifts the curtain on the people and places of Burma, from its time under a military dictatorship to the present day.
The dead behemoth that appeared south of San Francisco is "emaciated."
British photographer Marcus Lyon creates apocalyptic images of what cities might look like if left to grow out of control.
A photographer captures everyday life in Jodhpur, a city in the western desert state of Rajasthan.
The holdout homes are a symbol of underdog defiance of wealth and power.
The nation loves its Eiffel Tower, Great Sphinx, and White House. The reason is more complicated than you might think.
A new photojournalism project documents the quiet spread of these maligned predators into cities.
A trio of photographers showcase the beauty of the city by scaling its skyscrapers.
Two artists tell the story of the Egyptian capital and its residents through photos of rickety old sidewalk chairs.
Janet Delaney's "South of Market" series documents an early wave of the city's transformation—in the 1970s.
In a megacity in desperate need of better planning, activists are calling for a more sustainable future for the Mumbai Port.