public spaces

Design Glow-In-The-Dark Street Art Appears On The Roads Of Europe

Graphic arts design house Reskate Studios is lighting up cities with illuminated street art

Design Small Urban Pavilions Create A Nature Refuge In East London

These relaxing micro shelters provide a haven amidst chaotic city environments

Technology What It Takes To Build NYC's First Underground Park

Reviving the Lower East Side with an urban park that exists underground

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Southwest Airlines Is Revitalizing Public Spaces In 90 US Cities

The 'Heart of the Community' initiative will support and activate places where the airline serves.

Design Public Kitchen Provides Construction Equipment To Make On-The-Go Meals [Pics]

Construisine pushes visitors to see material and nutrition as equal basics for creation.

Design Artists Turn City Streets Into A Cozy Living Room [Pics]

Smart and BoConcept's 'My Urban Living Room' project commissions artists to transform public spaces.

Work Crowdsourced Open Air Street Art Galleries Reclaim Public Space [Video]

Wallpeople is a collective that brings people together to decorate empty walls around various themes.

Features What Is Milking?

First came planking, followed by Batmanning and owling. Now students are 'milking' – pouring milk over themselves in public places.

Advertising How Will Sponsored Viewing Sites Affect Public Opinion Of The Olympics? [Headlines]

A look at the effect that sponsorship of public viewing spaces will have on Londoners' perception of the Games.

Work Parking Spaces Transformed Into Miniature Parks In San Francisco

The city's ‘Pavement To Parks’ program reclaims under-utilized roadway for public open spaces that promote pedestrian and bicycle safety.

Design Tiny Mobile Kitchen Lets People Sit & Eat In Public Spaces [Pics]

Design studio chmara.rosinke's 'project mobile hospitality' is a wheelbarrow cooking set up, table and folding stools that move from place to place.

Design New Hotel In Reykjavik Designed To Double As Public Square [Pics]

OOIIO architecture are updating an existing city plaza with a design that provides open spaces for people to enjoy.

Advertising Urban Hacktivist Turns Rotating Street Ads Into A Carousel [Video]

Florian Riviere transforms a streetside advertisement pole into an installation for kids to enjoy.

Design Urban Furniture Concept Transforms Public Spaces [Pics]

"uiliuili" by Piotr Zuraw Architekt is a unique sculptural object that functions as informal seating.