urban environment

Design Los Angeles Is Testing A Special Paint To Cool Down City Streets

The city of Los Angeles will be testing out a layer of CoolSeal paint on public streets, which cuts down how much heat asphalt absorbs

Home Wall-Free Apartments Imagine Future City Living [Pics]

An open-air floor plan for city apartments stacks more living space to create a smaller footprint.

Design Doorless Smart Car Comes With Built-In Skateboards For Outdoor Adventurers [Pics]

New four-door concept car is perfect for making it through cramped urban environments.

Innovation New Cookbook Teaches How To Cook With Food Found On The Sidewalk

Design collective Spurse plans to publish 'Eat Your Sidewalk', which teaches people how to spot edible plants in their urban environments as a way eat ‘local’.

Street Artist Embeds Hearts Into Urban Environments

It's Valentine's Day, and this Montreal creative's public art intervention strikes a chord.

Advertising Second Shot Photo Report: PSFK At The Scion IQ Press Event In LA

PSFK visits the launch of Scion's new tiny, urban, 4-door automobile in California.

Advertising IBM Launches New Simulation Game

A new game helps players explore solutions to problems faced by their cities.

Work (Pics) Urban Africa Exhibition: A Unique Snapshot Of Life In Africa Today

Stepping out of his regular line of work as an award winning architect, Tanzanian born David Adjaye photographed key cities in Africa as part of an ongoing research project chronicling patterns in urban environments.

Design "Living Sculptures" Squeeze Human Performers into Unexpected Spaces

Willi Dorner has created a spontaneous series of happenings where his troupe interacts with their environments in curious and unexpected ways.