Public Space


The intersection between online and offline: changing the appearance of cities

The offline and the online world have seemed to be for a long time dichotomous concepts: what was happening virtually had no correspondent in the urban culture. Therefore critics of the Internet’s potential fear the loss of the sense of physical “sociability” among young generations caused by an increased use […]


Rethinking NYC – the BMW Guggenheim Lab

The BMW Guggenheim Lab is a mobile laboratory which will travel to nine major cities worldwide over the next six years. The project has already started in New York and addresses issues of contemporary urban life through programs and public discourse – a great thing considering the fact that people […]


When a train track turns into a park: High Line in NYC 1

The High Line in New York City is definitely one of my most favorite urban design projects. Originally the High Line was built in the 1930s, as part of a massive public-private infrastructure project. It lifted freight traffic 30 feet in the air, removing dangerous trains from the streets of […]