Urban Renewal

Design 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.

Syndicated From Asphalt To Eden & Inside The City Of Plzen [PechaKucha]

In today's stroll through the PechaKucha archives we uncover a presentation by an Australian architect on urban renewal in Tokyo.

Advertising Crowdfunded Skyscraper Is Owned By City Residents

Over 3,000 Colombian citizens have invested in what will be the tallest building in Columbia.

Syndicated Abandoned Amusement Parks & Teaching Kids How to Deal with Disabilities [PechaKucha]

From the lastest presentations in the global archive: adventurers in a soviet-era amusement park and an expert using an animated series to discuss school life issues.

Work A Guide To Post-Racial America & Urban Renewal In Genoa [PechaKucha]

The international design hub shares inspiration around how the Italian city plans to completely overhaul its cityscape.

Technology Kickstarter For Local Improvement Projects Funds Neighborhood Renewal

Spacehive helps people raise money for smaller scale social ideas like green spaces, sports facilities, or a main street makeover.

Luxury Monocolumn: The Real Renaissance of King's Cross

An urban rejuvenation project focusing on the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London hopes to begin the process of restoring this slightly seedy neighborhood to its former glory.

Advertising The Hypothetical Development Organization

Rob Walker has launched a fantastic new project designed to paint a brighter hypothetical future for New Orleans.

Work Levi's New "Go Forth" Campaign Showcases America's Struggling Workers

Perhaps as the remedy to their somewhat misunderstood first "Go Forth" campaign, Levi's is trying a new tactic.

Design (Pics) Parks Not Freeways

An urban park has been created out of the footprint of a former highway in Seoul

Home (Pics) Ice House Detroit

Armed with optimism for the future, architect Matthew Radune and photographer Gregory Holm have created an art installation designed to bring attention to the precarious state of Detroit's infrastructure.

Design Artistic Urban Renewal: Making the Ordinary Extraordinary in Wellington

Wellington, New Zealand is using urban spaces as canvases to provoke public opinions or promote young artists.