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Rudy Bruner Award Names 2013 Finalists

Rudy Bruner Award Names 2013 Finalists

Celebrating 25 years of great urban spaces in American cities

February 2013
The Green Team Part 9: Going Vertical

The Green Team Part 9: Going Vertical

When you can’t go out, go up!

February 2013
RFP: Governors Island

RFP: Governors Island

New York City is betting on Governors Island as a premier destination for tourism, culture, and business

February 2013
The Creative Walk

The Creative Walk

ZGF Architects marry performance and efficiency with inspiration and user comfort

February 2013
Kuntsevo Plaza's Urban Aspirations

Kuntsevo Plaza's Urban Aspirations

Kuntsevo Plaza is Moscow’s first integrated mixed-use destination

February 2013
Working in the Age of Geodesign

Working in the Age of Geodesign

Geodesign creates the potential for real-time vetting of design ideas within the grander context of a geographical site

February 2013
Neptune Calling

Neptune Calling

Waves and Sweet & Salt are two new books dealing with the topic of the ocean

February 2013
A New Humanism: Part 8

A New Humanism: Part 8

The ways and means of social animals

February 2013
Q&A: Brian Geller

Q&A: Brian Geller

The executive director of the Seattle 2030 District talks about the birth of his organization and the way forward.

January 2013
A New Humanism: Part 7

A New Humanism: Part 7

Our search for orientation helps us conquer the unknown

January 2013

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