Planters cover up offensive projects.
A two-day pop-up train station lands in Miami.
Larkinville, Buffalo's most successful urban development initiative in decades, merges city hip with suburban convenience.
The new SFJAZZ center in San Francisco drew its inspiration from spaces like Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple in Chicago.
Cardio bikes, swing seats and foosball.
Though they look like a mess of humanity, the pits actually follow a set of rules.
Also, a London neighbor fights against public gobbing and Sydney's wealthy whine about public-park weddings.
The strange, fascinating relationship between the health of trees and the health of people.
The van, in particular, is drawing officials' ire.
Public spaces decked out in the season's finest.
The economic crisis decimated the Irish capital. But two years after a massive bailout, a new kind of city is emerging.
A knotty lattice of colorful play-tubes is an intriguing use of a public space.
Don't get too comfy.
A city's residents understand how to make exciting streets, squares and parks. Here's how to engage them in the process.
Three studios created creative seating areas for the famed "jewel box."
A new park in Copenhagen incorporates pop artifacts and cultural mementos from the area’s inhabitants.
The concept: to provide the kind of swimmable setting found in quieter river locales.
An iPhone app that maps downtown’s indoor parks, rooftop terraces, urban gardens, and bamboo forests.
A New York design competition aims to add more flexibility to The Battery.