As part of our 2018 Design Cities issue, Metropolis looked at projects, firms, and places that are driving global design culture today.
This developer is bringing new life to Mexico City’s historic neighborhoods—but keeping focus on equitable, sustainable growth.
This has been a great year for parks in America—but is this new generation of High Line-inspired parks embedding social injustice into our cities?
We speak with Ryan Gravel to understand why the urban planner is leaving the project that has been his life's work for almost two decades.
As booming real estate yet again shifts the landscape of creative hot spots in Miami, it’s now Little Haiti's turn.
An interview with mayor Steve Adler on the challenges facing this fast-growing, "it" city.
The designer Aldo Andreoli partners with his compatriots to remake the South Brooklyn neighborhood.
The recently-opened complex combines fashion, high culture, and a resourceful spirit to reinvent the shopping experience.
Contrary to developers' claims, graffiti isn't blight. Instead, it's a kind of public art form that benefits our cities.
What role does a local market play in bringing communities together?
A big-box retailer arrives in hipster Brooklyn and (shockingly) fails to end the world as we know it.