Cities

Design activism, Texas-style

The oft-cited statistic that over 50% of the world’s population now lives in cities can give the impression that mini-Manhattans are sprouting up across the planet. The reality is much…

Toward a multiple urban waterfront

From Hamburg and Singapore to Los Angeles and Paterson, the reclamation of long-shunned waterfronts has become a defining feature of the 21st century city. Upon nearly every urban shore, it…