Advertising
Advertising

Explore

Filter by written by:

View all

Explore - Urban Planning

  1. Kevin Roche: Architecture as Environment

    Kevin Roche: Architecture as Environment

    Pritzker Prize-winner Kevin Roche is acclaimed for his skillful integration of man-made and natural environments. Drawing on material originally presented at the Yale School of Architecture, the...

    12.29.11

  2. UNStudio

    UNStudio

    UNStudio is an international architectural practice, situated in Amsterdam since 1988, with extensive experience in the fields of urbanism, infrastructure, public, private and utility buildings on...

    01.16.09

  3. Mayer Sattler-Smith

    Mayer Sattler-Smith is a multi-disciplinary design firm founded by Klaus Mayer and Petra Sattler-Smith in 2001. The firm is based in Anchorage, Alaska....

    01.19.09

  4. Jonathan Segal Architect

    Jonathan Segal FAIA & Development Company has been responsible for the design and development of over 300 medium to high-density urban residential, mixed use, and live / work units, totalling...

    01.19.09

  5. Urban Land Institute

    Urban Land Institute

    A nonprofit interdisciplinary research and educational organization that identifies land-use trends and issues and proposes research-based solutions.  

    01.27.09

  6. Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

    Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

    A leading resource for policy makers and practitioners, the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy addresses issues involving the use, regulation, and taxation of land....

    01.27.09

  7. Site Design Group

    Site Design Group

    SITE Design Group, Inc., one of the most recognized names in Skatepark Planning, Design & Development, is a consulting firm specializing in skatepark planning, design and construction services....

    02.25.09

  8. Project for Public Spaces

    Project for Public Spaces

    Project for Public Spaces (PPS) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people create and sustain public places that build communities....

    03.14.09

  9. PearsonLloyd

    PearsonLloyd is a London based design studio working across a wide variety of disciplines including furniture, product, transport and the public realm. The studio was founded by Tom Lloyd and Luke...

    03.20.09

  10. The Office of Jerome King Architecture and Planning

    The Office of Jerome King Architecture and Planning

    At OJK Architecture and Planning, architecture involves a delicate blend of art and science. The design team strives to create spaces which are beautiful, technically excellent, and relate well to...

    04.22.09

  11. The Urban Think Tank

    The Urban Think Tank

    The Urban Think Tank is a multi-disciplinary design practice dedicated to high-level research and design on a variety of subjects, concerned with contemporary architecture, urbanism. The philosophy...

    08.18.09

  12. City Modern

    City Modern

    Co-hosted by Dwell and New York magazine, the CITY MODERN celebrates New York’s incredible modern design and architecture. The week-long festival, helmed by Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron and...

    09.06.13

  13. Pooling Our Resources
    Profiles

    Pooling Our Resources

    After disappearing almost 70 years ago, the New York floating pool is making a comeback.

    written by: Tim McKeough
    02.25.09

  14. Floating Pool
    Post

    Floating Pool

    There was once a steel-decked river barge, decommissioned and idle in Morgan City, Louisiana. Lonely and unused, it was purchased by the Neptune Foundation, a not-for-profit that constructs movable...

    written by: Jamie Waugh
    09.24.08

  15. Affordable Housing for China
    Post

    Affordable Housing for China

    Over a million people have moved to Guangzhou in the past eight years, making the city's population nearly ten million today. This urbanization is the trend of cities worldwide; it makes all the...

    written by: Jamie Waugh
    10.01.08

  16. Building Sustainable Communities Exhibit
    Post

    Building Sustainable Communities Exhibit

    An inquisitive exhibit recently extended through January 2009 at the Danish Architecture Center asks “What if architecture could change the world?” Building Sustainable Communities ...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    10.15.08

  17. Looks Like We're Getting That Train
    Post

    Looks Like We're Getting That Train

    The high speed rail system in France, called the TGV, has revolutionized travel within the country. Now it's easy to pop between Avignon and Paris in under 3 hours (a distance that used to be a 6-7...

    written by: Laure Joliet
    11.10.08

  18. Obama as an Experiment in Urban Form
    Post

    Obama as an Experiment in Urban Form

    President Obama is an urban president. During his time in the White House, he and his wife will maintain their home in south Chicago—in Hyde Park, specifically, just blocks from where I once...

    written by: Geoff Manaugh
    01.21.09

  19. Formosa 1140: Density in LA
    House Tours

    Formosa 1140: Density in LA

    Although it's not a 'green' space specifically, the new Formosa 1140 building in West Hollywood, by Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects (LOHA), embraces community living and gives back some public green to...

    written by: Laure Joliet
    03.13.09

  20. Virtual National Architecture Week
    Post

    Virtual National Architecture Week

    The American Institute of Architects kicks off National Architecture Week next week, April 13-19, to continue the public dialogue about architecture in the US. This year they’ve further...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    04.07.09

Pages

Advertising