Articles Tagged ‘world cities’

HONG KONG: FORGOTTEN CITY This is the second and concluding part of our post on the Asian urban experience as we understand based on our travels in and study of that part of the world. Our initial post focused on…

One of the things that we consistently stress is the need to travel and study varied urban conditions.¬†We believe by studying these conditions that we can inform our projects and extend our experience and specialization beyond our own work. Being…

Part of being a true urbanist involves reading up on current and classic thinking in urban development and planning. As part of what we like to do in this space is to provide guidance for those interested in furthering their…

Globalization and Its Effect on Urban Design- Part 1 In this post we will attempt to place the city within its current global context by looking at current factors shaping cities as well as the historical elements that have defined…