Urban Design

Diller Scofidio + Renfro and a Yin Yang Eco-Island
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Diller Scofidio + Renfro and a Yin Yang Eco-Island

Aaron Betsky offers an insider's perspective on the Hainan Ecoisland Competition. Read more

This Week in Tech: LA's Newest Skyscraper Braces Itself for Earthquakes
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This Week in Tech: LA's Newest Skyscraper Braces Itself for Earthquakes

Plus...Phillip Bernstein steps down at Autodesk, self-driving buses that could... Read more

Thomas Heatherwick Unveils the Vessel
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Thomas Heatherwick Unveils the Vessel

The cascading staircases of the architect's Escher-like creation are coming to... Read more

Smart Transportation for LA's Future
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Smart Transportation for LA's Future

Self-driving buses and on-demand transportation services could change LA's... Read more

This Week in Tech: Utilizing Biomimicry for Sustainable Architecture
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This Week in Tech: Utilizing Biomimicry for Sustainable Architecture

Plus ... Morpholio's Trace app adds a new tool, drones to keep our cities safe,... Read more

The Well-Worn Modernism of Montevideo
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The Well-Worn Modernism of Montevideo

Aaron Betsky takes a tour through a wealth of midcentury structures in the... Read more

Tags: Urban Design
A Taste of Storefront's <i>Sharing Models</i> Auction
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A Taste of Storefront's <i>Sharing Models</i> Auction

If you're feeling flush, buy one of the 30 drawings now. The online auction ends... Read more

A Rust Belt Education
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A Rust Belt Education

How design students in legacy cities like Detroit, Buffalo, and Cleveland are... Read more

The Stones of Syria
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The Stones of Syria

A young Syrian architect looks to the future of her war-torn homeland. Read more

Tags: Urban Design
Weighing a Second Downtown for Philadelphia
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Weighing a Second Downtown for Philadelphia

Aaron Betsky finds more questions than answers in a new master plan for... Read more

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