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vondeltorens

Het Vondelpark staat bekend als hét stadspark van Amsterdam, en wordt zeer intensief gebruikt door zowel de stedeling als toeristen. Stadsdeel Zuid …

billie holiday

Het Billie Holidayplantsoen ligt in Loosduinen, een rustige buitenwijk van Den Haag. Bij een recente renovatie van het gehele park leek dit gedeelte …

Should Cities Create Affordable Park Programs?

Lush, privately funded parks attract plenty of tourists. But who pays for the upkeep of basic neighborhood green spaces?<p>Pier55, the floating park planned for New York’s Hudson River and bankrolled by billionaires Diane von Furstenberg and Barry Diller, has already attracted some controversy since …

garis architects designs arc sustainable community center

garis architects’ arc sets precedent for sustainable community centers <br>all images courtesy of steven ngu, andy lim<p><b>humankind has always possessed a</b> …

Best City Parks In The U.S.: 10 Relaxing Green Spaces For A Little Urban Zen

It's safe to say that urban life is stressful. Scientists have found that city dwellers tend to be more stressed and have higher incidences of mood disorders than their rural and suburban counterparts. And with ever-increasing demands on our time and 24/7 connectivity, it's more important than ever …

How Green Could New York Be?

Michael Sorkin, a globe-trotting sixty-six-year-old architect, urban planner, and critic, has published fourteen books and has designed buildings and public spaces from the Rockaways to Abu Dhabi. Currently, one of his biggest projects is a large urban complex in Xi’an, China. Meanwhile, in New …

Artist Turns Utility Box Into Ceramic Tile Illusion

Artist Diogo Machado aka <i>Add Fuel</i>, turned an utility box in Lisbon, Portugal into a ceramic tile illusion. The artwork was done with permission as …

In Venezuela, co-designed 'spaces of peace' transform neighbourhoods

The best city stories from around the web this week explore the community-led “spaces of peace” in Venezuela, observe the regeneration of Harlem in New York, and ask whether it is possible to design a skyscraper without a shadow.<p>We’d love to hear your responses to these stories and any others …

Urbanism

BIG U

as Architects<p><b>+7</b><p><b>The BIG Team is awarded $335 million to increase resiliency in Lower Manhattan, protecting the city against future storm surges while</b> …

Zhangjiagang Town River Reconstruction / Botao Landscape

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Town River is located at the south of urban core commercial pedestrian street, and it is started …