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The Urbanist - Tall Stories 158: New-town Britain

The Urbanist – Tall Stories 158: New-town Britain

Monocle’s editor Andrew Tuck takes us back to 1971 to tell us all about the UK’s new-town model.Source by Monocle 24: The Urbanist
The Urbanist - Private and public development, part two

The Urbanist – Private and public development, part two

We continue our conversation with architect Monica von Schmalensee, developer Jared Della Vale and urban-planner Alfredo Caraballo on the role that private developers play...
The Urbanist - Tall Stories 159: Uno Prii

The Urbanist – Tall Stories 159: Uno Prii

Monocle 24’s Will Kitchens looks at two quietly iconic residential tower blocks from Toronto’s Annex neighbourhood.Source by Monocle 24: The Urbanist
The Urbanist - Urban rulebook

The Urbanist – Urban rulebook

What does it take to be a good citizen? Authorities can set the tone but in the end it’s residents who define the places...
The Urbanist - Tall Stories 160: Glasgow City Chambers

The Urbanist – Tall Stories 160: Glasgow City Chambers

Monocle’s Daniel Bach tells us about the Glasgow City Chambers, which hides one of the city’s greatest architectural features in plain sight.Source by Monocle...
The Urbanist - Cities through the artist’s eye

The Urbanist – Cities through the artist’s eye

We stroll through the halls of The Urbanist art gallery to look at how the artist’s perspective can help us paint a new picture...
The Urbanist - Tall Stories 161: Torre Littoria

The Urbanist – Tall Stories 161: Torre Littoria

We're in Turin to ponder a towering relic of the Italy’s fascist past. Referred to as Mussolini's finger, this skyscraper has stayed standing despite...
The Urbanist - Checking in

The Urbanist – Checking in

We hear about a clever digital tool changing our urban environments, look at Toronto’s plans to loosen the reins on high-rises and visit a...
The Urbanist - Tall Stories 162: Toronto Raptors and the city

The Urbanist – Tall Stories 162: Toronto Raptors and the city

The ascent of Toronto’s basketball heroes – the Raptors are this year’s NBA champions – has revealed much about the city. In many ways,...
The Urbanist - Spotlight: Madrid

The Urbanist – Spotlight: Madrid

As we gear up to host our fifth annual Quality of Life Conference in Madrid, we look at the Spanish capital’s urban plans, promises...