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Architecture’s Brave New Digital World

Architecture’s Brave New Digital World

A call for the merger of urban design and planning with urban informatics to create truly networked public spaces

August 2013
Rudy Bruner Award Advances the Conversation on Making Cities Better

Rudy Bruner Award Advances the Conversation on Making Cities Better

It takes more than great design professionals to create great places; it takes community

July 2013
Q&A: Peter Calthorpe

Q&A: Peter Calthorpe

The next built environment today: planning and the urban form

July 2013
Old City: the New Paradigm

Old City: the New Paradigm

A look at how elderly-centered urbanism could help create sustainable developments with a soul

July 2013
Rudy Bruner Award 2013 Medalists Reveal New Thinking About Urban Excellence

Rudy Bruner Award 2013 Medalists Reveal New Thinking About Urban Excellence

Neglected urban spaces unite people, skills, and communities

June 2013
On the Road with the Rudy Bruner Award: Congo Street Initiative – Dallas, TX

On the Road with the Rudy Bruner Award: Congo Street Initiative – Dallas, TX

Dispatches from the field: Congo Street Initiative, Dallas

March 2013
A New Humanism: Part 11

A New Humanism: Part 11

The connections between intentions and expectations

February 2013
A Card for Keeps

A Card for Keeps

KieranTimberlake sends out a holiday greeting card that is both informative and beautiful

February 2013
Places that Work: Anywhere You Can Walk

Places that Work: Anywhere You Can Walk

Any environment that encourages walking is a place that works

February 2013
Healthier Communities Through Design

Healthier Communities Through Design

Local Leaders: Healthier Communities Through Design is a roadmap to design techniques that encourage physical activity

February 2013

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