This week’s edition of news and views for urbanists.
During my research, I was reminded of the vast history of advanced human settlements that pre-dated European contact.
Too often we overlook this important part of North America’s urban history.
Hipster City Cycle—a forthcoming game for iPhone, iPad, and iPod—is a creative example of placemaking from an unexpected source.
Ver·nac·u·lar: of, relating to, or characteristic of a period, place, or group… Most cities—even those with grand plans like Burnham’s Chicago or Haussmann’s Paris—derive much of their character from their locality. Their urban fabric is largely defined by factors such as local building materials, climate, access to water, history and…
It’s not much of a stretch to say that most of downtown Phoenix is owned or operated by commercial interests.
PHX ART Treasures on the METRO will showcase the arts and cultural opportunities on and around Phoenix‚Äôs light rail line on November 14.
Just a few years ago Kyle Jordre was a middle school teacher in Minnesota. Today he’s an accomplished Phoenix artist.