“Most Livable City” Best Match
Does a “Most Livable City” Ranking Matter?
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...The Economist recently published it’s updated “Global Liveability Ranking” to determine the most livable city in the world. This annual report uses five categories to determine a ranking of...
New York City Architecture: As Diverse as the City Itself
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...largest major city in the U.S., published in 1790. While almost every style of architecture exists within New York City, we’ll focus on the most prevalent periods. The first style...
“Most Livable City” Rankings Do Matter!: A Response
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...response to our question from our colleague Richard Nelson in Toronto. He argues that we are too harsh on this metric and that “Most Livable City” rankings do manage to...
Visionary City-making: A History of the Future
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...also a statement that harkens back to the age-old tradition of city visioning. Such a tradition can be sourced to the days of Mesopotamia, when cities began to take on...
Connectivity Is Key to a Smart City Foundation
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...What does it mean to be a Smart City and what infrastructure systems do cities need to improve to use data effectively? How do we begin to master plan...
City-Making Made Better
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...disciplines that shape and impact their urban experiences. In contrast, the distinct boundaries between fields is one of the key things most city builders, across all professions, face while creating...
Technology Can’t Save The City
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...Technology can’t save the city because the complexity of the city can’t be translated into formulas. That is the bold argument in a recent piece by Hanna Hurr for...
The Green City or the Grey City?
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...paper, one green and one grey, and each piece of paper represented a different city, which city would you rather live in? This questions, as most people can agree, is...
Vancouver Architecture: Growing Into Its Own
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...It takes time for a city to mature and properly grow into its own being. The same goes for architecture: time is needed for the city to properly react...
London Architecture: Dynamic, Historic, Diverse
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...of human needs. London actually consists of two cites, the City of London and the City of Westminster. The remainder of London, as recognised now, consists of a further 32...