Welcome to the Adaptive City

The industrial age has given way to the digital era, but what does that mean for our cities? Michael Carl, Director of Analysis and Studies at 2b AHEAD,... (Search hits: 0 in body, 1 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 245.92)

Gruzen Samton-IBI Group honoured for museum project in New York

...NY State Design Award of Merit for Adaptive Reuse as well as the Award for Design Excellence by The Art Commission of the City of New York in 2004. El... (Search hits: 4 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 196.74)

Columbia Grammar School wins AIA historic preservation award

...Preparatory School in the Adaptive Reuse/Historic Preservation category. The design awards reception and presentation took place October 10, 2014 at the Hilton of Saratoga Springs, New York, in conjunction with... (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 98.37)

New Uses for Old Shopping Malls

Shopping malls, once icons of suburban affluence, are dying. As consumer patterns shift and young people lose interest in these former meeting places, many malls are showing a... (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.18)

A Driverless Future is not just about the Cars

...agriculture and neighbourhood facilities; Strategies for the reuse of street parking and excess road space, such as priority boarding areas on sidewalks for shared on-demand services, pop-up open spaces, and... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.18)

Building Cities like Forests

Historically unprecedented urban growth has led to tremendous technological advancements but has severely diminished cities’ long-term sustainability. Inspired by similarities between urban systems and the natural environment, architects,... (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.18)

Smart City // Dumb City

...The smart city comes with numerous benefits, from more adaptive mobility systems to enhanced service coordination, but when does a smart city turn dumb? In an insightful article, New... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.18)

Ecology, Design Patterns & the Self-Building City

While a resurgence in mixed-use development has contributed to more human-scale districts, Färgfabriken‘s Jan Ryden argues in a recent article for Volume, that it often lacks the diversity... (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.18)

What COP21 Means to Urban Planners

After long nights, intense negotiating, and ultimately the most important international climate deal in history, it’s time to get to work. Home to the majority of the world’s... (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.18)

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