Reading the Urban Landscape

The bulk of our built environment is made of places to live, work, and shop, so the stadium is a uniquely modern phenomenon. As sites of major events for short periods of time, many stadia become white elephants, destined to stand as reminders of past visions of grandeur. That needs to change. Read more
Cities the world over constantly try to reinvent their global images. However, there are more to these tactics than mere branding strategies, with Berlin, LA, Brussels, and Vancouver showing how modern cities are carving out a unique identity that makes them attractive in ways that are not contrived. Read more