"city life" tag

Reflecting on Urban Play in Denmark

Ways in which designers, artists and city inhabitants are challenging this traditional view of urban space as something to be passively observed from a distance.


WATCH: Intermodality in Copenhagen.

In Episode 03 of the series, Copenhagenize Design Co. explores Intermodality as a key design element for making Copenhagen a bicycle-friendly city. Combining the bicycle on all forms of transport is vital.


Finding great streets in India’s Dharavi Slum

The Australian Transport Planner Rachel Smith visited Dharavi, one of India’s largest slums, and found that the streets are alive: As a mixed-use self-contained residential and commercial ‘development’ with a guesstimated population in excess of 1 million, Dharavi has a real, and very genuine, sense of community.