My Ideal City

Design DIY Design Kits Transform LA Streets Into Urban Arts Spaces

LADOT launches accelerator for plazas, parklets, and bicycle corrals.

Features Google Bus Drives Straight Through San Francisco Poverty Issue

The California tech industry has had unfortunate side effects on the city – including startup bosses complaining about the homeless.

Design Outdoor Space Is A Parking Lot, Classroom & Movie Theater [My Ideal City]

A project by Architecture For Humanity Denver is seeking to transform a museum's extra space into an outdoor school for children in need.

Advertising UN Game Enlists Citizens To Design Their Communities [My Ideal City]

Block By Block is a platform which uses the designs of Minecraft game players to design their own neighborhoods.

Technology Crowd Planning Brings Collaboration Into Urban Design [My Ideal City]

PSFK chats with John Geraci of DIYCity, about how crowd planning is impacting city development.

Work Collaborative Platforms Empower Citizens To Shape Their Communities [My Ideal City]

Participatory online platforms and visual tools help gauge and meet the actual needs of the population.

Technology Timesharing For EV Charging Stations [My Ideal City]

The ChargePoint Network app improves electric car mobility by helping drivers connect to the resources they require.

Work How Location-Based Services Can Enliven Cities [My Ideal City]

PSFK talks to Brett Martin about how mobile technology platforms are using location to connect people in new and interesting ways.

Design How Proximity Services Help People Navigate Their Lives Better [My Ideal City]

Location-driven mobile technology platforms make it easier for anyone to find and tap into services and information.

Technology Tracker Reveals Available Parking Spaces Nearby [My Ideal City]

The ParkMe application helps drivers find real-time parking availability by highlighting the most likely spots on a block-by-block basis.

Design Temporary Playhouse Designed As Portable Pop-Up Kit [My Ideal City]

Theater On The Fly is a temporary, multi-purpose space that is easily configured to host a variety of performances.

Innovation How Pop-Up Culture Can Engage Citizens In Unique And Exciting Ways [My Ideal City]

PSFK chats with design collective OH.NO.SUMO about the impact of pop-up projects on urban environments.

Advertising Why Pop-Up Spaces Unite Talent [My Ideal City]

PSFK chats with Adam Katz of Imprint Projects, about how pop-up culture is impacting urban development.

Retail Mobile Sidewalk Theater Connects City Dwellers [My Ideal City]

Stairway Cinema is a portable structure that can transforms stoops in to a pop up cinema.