Could the beloved building, slated to be torn down, have a second life somewhere else?
In Street View mashups, we see not just clever Photoshopping, but two cultures' ways of seeing a place.
Paint them with fish, skeletons, and optical illusions, as is the M.O. of urban trickster Roadsworth.
Power cuts make the dictatorship virtually disappear at night.
Never has deadly marine debris looked so beautiful.
It's part of an effort to provide safe and cheap alternatives for addicts.
Jon Burgerman's gruesome takes on New York subway ads.
The former Soviet dictator loved vacationing in the coastal resort town.
A short history of barricade design.
A case study in urban renewal.
An artist pays respect to the victims of the Japanese tsunami with cute, heart-shaped gum wads.
Intense gridlock trapped some people inside cars for 7-plus hours.
Entering a construction zone in Tokyo can involve interactions with waving, dead-eyed humanoids.
A journey into the surreal carnival that is nighttime in Manchester and Newcastle.
In the summer of 1969, engineers stopped the flow of water to the American and Bridal Veil Falls.
China's most comprehensive on-the-ground photography yet.
Fascinating patterns from overhead images of American military installations.
A Brooklyn artist says good riddance to Mayor Michael Bloomberg with a fairly unusual art project.
The company commissioned a team of artists to make miniature versions of the homes they rent.