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Vox pop: Dockless E-Bikes

Will shared e-bikes continue to be a part of the city furniture? Peter Smisek ventured to Shoreditch to find out more about dockless e-bikes and their users

Opinion
27.08.20

The Shenzhen Experiment: The Story of China’s Instant City

Once just a rural borderland, today Shenzhen is a city of twenty million and a technology hub

Opinion
25.08.20

Review: Feminist City by Leslie Kern

A new book from the American urban geographer interrogates how women experience the barrier-riddled 'city of men'

Opinion
17.08.20

Does design hold the answer to later-life loneliness?

It may not be an infectious disease, but loneliness is an epidemic that has significant consequences for health and disproportionately affects older people. Eugene Marchese, founder and CEO of Guild Living, believes that residential designs appropriate for later life could be the remedy.

Opinion
22.06.20

How developers can bring wellbeing concepts to the housing market

Opinion
29.05.20
apple credit card

Inconvenient and overdesigned, Apple’s credit card may just be its next success story

Crimes Against Design
14.05.20
Between beauty and the sublime: Water After All

Between beauty and the sublime: Water After All

Review
08.04.20
Coronavirus and the City

Coronavirus and the City

Comment
06.04.20
A Planet to Win reveals some inconvenient truths about environmental politics

A Planet to Win reveals some inconvenient truths about environmental politics

Review
03.04.20
The supermarket makes consumption as easy as breathing

The supermarket makes consumption as easy as breathing

Crimes Against Design
30.03.20
Aerial view of Nagele. A thick ‘cloak’ of trees shields the parallel clusters of terraced houses from the expanse of the polder

Icon of the Month: Nagele, Flevoland

Icon of the Month
25.03.20

Electricity pylons: blots on the landscapes that they litter

Crimes Against Design
20.03.20

Architects declared, when will designers?

Comment
18.03.20

How architects have allowed internment camps to fester

Comment
18.03.20

The quiet life must be heard

Comment
17.03.20

Theaster Gates’ Amalgam rediscovers a lost black utopia

Review
12.03.20

Andy Warhol shaped how we perceive the visual world

Opinion
09.03.20

We need to treat data as a building material

Comment
06.03.20

Formafantasma’s century-spanning exhibition Cambio takes a holistic view of wood exploitation

Review
04.03.20

Freestyle and Forms of Industry: two new exhibitions open at RIBA

Review
27.02.20

Konstantin Grcic: L’Immaginazione al Potere!

Review
14.02.20

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In Toulouse, an aeronautical factory becomes a startup hub

New pedestrian bridge opens in King’s Cross

Exploring 100 years of radical Dutch social design

Modernist south London garages transformed into arts hub

Studio Ossidiana designs floating garden in Istanbul

Jony Ive and Prince Charles will save us all with design, apparently

Morag Myerscough transforms Coventry shopping street

Roller-skating rink transforms Nantes public space

Matter Architecture completes new bridge in Hull


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