Urbanism

Conflict and the city: spaces of peace

In the final part of our series looking at conflict and the city, we discuss how design and soft power can influence peace negotiations...

Saadiyat Cultural District, Abu Dhabi

A special edition of the show marking its partnership with Abu Dhabi’s Department of Culture and Tourism. Robert Bound is joined by the chairman...

Tall Stories 409: The Giant Dipper, Santa Cruz

Tom Webb assesses the appeal of a historic wooden roller coaster that has just celebrated its 100th birthday. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information. Source link

Conflict and the city: rebuilding

In part two of our series looking at conflict and the city, we examine the concept of rebuilding, as well as how the character...

Tall Stories 408: Seun Sangga, Seoul

Tomás Pinheiro tells us how Seoul’s first mixed-use development came about and the challenges that it will face in the future.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Conflict and the city: protest

In part one of our series looking at conflict and the city, we explore protests, their effect on the built environment and how activism...

Urban transformation in the US

This week, we take the temperature of urban development in the US and check in with a few projects currently under way. We explore...

Tall Stories 406: Terminal 2, Kempegowda International Airport

Geetanjali Krishna touches down in Bengaluru’s Kempegowda International Airport to experience the wonders of its verdant, new 255,000 sq m terminal.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Who holds the power in our cities?

We look at democracy in urban areas and examine city planning and the impact of voter choice. How can decision making in cities become...