urban development

Design Google Wants To Help Cities Become Circular Economies

Along with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the two companies want to work together to help cities become more sustainable

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Crowdfunded Home Platform Seeks To Bring In Millennial Buyers

Fundrise is trying to help young adults save for a down payment while simultaneously crowdfunding the construction of homes in their neighborhoods

Design How Berlin's Club Scene Evolved Into It's Own Urban Village

What if a city allowed a huge regeneration project to be led, not by the wealthiest property developer, but by the club owners who put on the best parties in town?

Could Future Cities Be Powered By Bioluminescent Bacteria?

A bold startup points to a post-electricity future for our planet

Innovation See The Changes That The San Francisco Skyline Will Undergo In The Next 3 Years

Steelblue and Autodesk depicts a portion of the city and includes buildings that have yet to be completed or built.

Work Global Index Shows Which Countries Are The Happiest

The OECD's floral motif graphics display the complex mix of factors that go into an emotionally successful country.

Home Long-Exposure Spy Cameras Will Capture Berlin's Growth For The Next 100 Years

Artist Jonathon Keats' surveillance cameras will hold our generation accountable for cities' future development.

Advertising Miniature Houses Built In The Space Between Buildings

Dutch agency, Natwerk installs the tiny buildings on an old street in Amsterdam.

Technology IBM Turns Cell Phones Into Sensors To Monitor Public Transit

The technology and research giant is using aggregated phone records to track and support community services.

Design Domino Sugar Factory Gets Remade As Donut-Shaped Skyscraper

SHoP architects has come up with interesting building concepts that are more open-air.

Luxury A Private, Crime-Free City In Guatemala

Developers are building a nearly independent city for the wealthy with access through a single gate and streets patrolled by armed guards.

Work Long Exposure Photos Capture A Year In A Single Frame

Using an open shutter camera, a German photographer shows large spans of time and activity in one image.

Home Artspaces In Dallas & Rediscovering Old Genoa [PechaKucha]

In today's stroll through the archives we discover a presentation on the technological innovation and urban visions of the aged Italian city.

Syndicated Charting Sioux Falls Development & How Painters Create [PechaKucha]

In today's stroll through the PechaKucha archives we discover a presentation on the various concepts used by the artist when preparing and painting portraits.