Re-thinking the city centre of Athens. The Onassis Foundation organized and funded a European Architectural Competition for the creation of a new city centre, a project centered around Panepistimiou Street.
The food we eat is as diverse as the cultures and lifestyles of the people consuming it. But the issues underlying food run much deeper than the whims of our cultures or palates. Until now, the subject of food security has mostly been viewed as a rural issue, with research and development work honing in on subsistence farming. But with the massive influx into cities, the focus needs to shift to the metropolis.
Brett Petzer shares perspectives on the spectacle that is Dubai, and what it means to the people that live there. Here is Part 2.
Brett Petzer shares perspectives on the spectacle that is Dubai, and what it means to the people that live there. Here is Part 1.
Views from 8 experts on how to better use urban planning to design sustainable cities.
What is the evolution that planning and, more generally, the act of governing has experienced?
It’s Official! Moscow has doubled in size. Find out how.
Alistair Mackay returns from Germany, with fresh insights on urban regeneration in the country, in particular in Hamburg. He looks at how this Germany city is doing more than just ticking the boxes of densification, development and urban improvement. He wonders why perhaps District 6 masterminds aren’t looking at things from this perspective.
Model of HafenCity. [...]
The City of Cape Town is set to give the green light for the rezoning of 7 city blocks or 5.3 hectares of space, currently the Motor City site on Christiaan Barnard Street. The full project, comprising 7 buildings, is expected to be developed in phases over the next 10-15 years, acting as an extension [...]