Once the center of controversy, El Equipo Mazzanti’s innovative Bicentenario Park restitches two divided districts in the Colombian city's historic core.
The second phase of the Hunter’s Point South Waterfront Park, which opens today, was co-designed by SWA/BALSLEY and WEISS/MANFREDI.
Metropolis toured the soon-to-open six-acre park, which features a 1,200-foot-long esplanade and a series of industrial "artifacts" salvaged from the Domino Sugar factory.
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?
Architects tackling the unseen will shape the future of their profession.
Ingels and co. recently released details of the $2 billion plan.
The final stretch of New York's elevated park is a satisfying conclusion.
The landscape architect has spent nearly two decades helping transform a mammoth drainage canal into a true urban amenity.
Combining traditional Korean elements in an unusual setting, Olson Kundig Architects creates a family retreat.
Often the designer of choice for mega events, David Rockwell imagines the ideal design of a stadium.
Embracing the city by transforming industrial blight into urban amenity
Lessons learned from restoring Olmsted’s urban park system in the Boston area, and other historic sites.
Central Park is lauded as one of New York's greatest urban achievements, but whom does it actually serve?
Ecorium in South Korea is a new ecological park that recreates all of the world's major ecosystems.
Urban citizens get a break in tiny public parks
As cities become nature-friendly, green spaces sprout everywhere
A new addition at a North Carolina museum will pull double duty to accommodate the work inside and out.
A groundswell of play advocacy in Philadelphia
A salute to those special places—some humble, some utterly utilitarian—that give a city its unique personality and collective soul.
Midtown section of the plan with building labels Freeways have sliced through the hearts of many communities, creating derelict wastelands that destroy neighborhoods and sever connections. Our cities have buried, covered, or dismantled the massive structures required for high-speed…