The city has clarified its rules on nude sunbathing.
The city is finally enforcing its ban on fake "soldiers" and other colorful characters in its city center. And it's a shame.
In the form of a giant, glowing cube.
Ukraine's Independence Square, and the revolutionary dimensions of public spaces.
A case study in urban renewal.
Low-income youth have been gathering in São Paulo shopping malls to chant lyrics from a music genre called funk da ostentaçã o.
A cautionary note about constant digital photography.
One man was jailed for topping his car off at the local middle school.
The technology can make it easier to approach strangers, and alter our sense of belonging.
Instead of arresting public drunks, Amsterdam has tasked them with cleaning up a local park. Payment: €10, some rolling tobacco and 5 cans of beer.
The shift from close-in spaces to far-flung outposts like Denver International reflects changes not only in travel, but in the culture.
The city's "emerald necklace" is a 1,100-acre chain of green spaces connecting the Boston Common to five additional parks and an arboretum.
China's largest public urban space is more than just the site of the famous student protests. It's a symbol of the country—and the country's power.
York, Alabama, created a cottage that can quickly expand for outdoor shows and concerts.
A new book invites Bill Clinton, Zadie Smith and more to explain what draws them to their favorite urban green space.
Studying the role of shadow, sound, seating and more on Philadelphia's The Porch.
Step to make performers belt their notes—just not for too long.
Newfound affection for the drab, East Berlin square.
How one London neighborhood is dealing with its troubling public space problem, using a bike.