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Benches along the Thames

I always love walking along London’s Embankment, across the Golden Jubilee Bridge and then down around the Southbank Centre (southbankcentre.co.uk). The Royal Festival Hall, National Theatre, National Film Theatre, impromptu music, skaters and street music – it is all there in full colour…except when it suddenly turns grey and drizzly. 189 more words


Uncovering the History Behind St. Louis's Libraries

Recently, I’ve been doing some pro bono communications work for the St. Louis Public Library. It’s been a treat for me – getting to meet so many of the people that make our public libraries the magical place that they are, both employees and users. 294 more words

St. Louis

Kumpulan Issu Perumahan dan Kawasan Permukiman

Sebuah imbauan mengejutkan datang dari Ketua Asosiasi Perhimpunan Penghuni Rumah Susun (Aperssi), Ibnu Tadji. Ia menyarankan masyarakat menunda membeli apartemen atau rumah susun untuk dijadikan hunian. 241 more words

Urban & Architecture

Fire House,Alexandria,VA

Friendship Fire Company organized 1774, building erected 1855 (with later rear addition) (c)Bill Lebovich,2016

Architectural Photography

Artist of the moment..........Suhas Bhujbal

Suhas Bhujbal is a contemporary painter from India who paints the urban landscape. Suhas Bhujbal was born in Narayangaon, Maharashtra, India in the year 1977. 214 more words

Traces: Ants and Urban Design

by Hugh Lester

17 March 2014

In an earlier essay, “Notes on Human Use,” I introduced the concept of affordances and constraints. Built form, such as walls, act as constraints to movement. 1,756 more words


Blue Sun 1

Yellow doesn’t have a lockdown on this kind of thing.

Bank of Nova Scotia, Vernon, British Columbia, Canada

The power behind the world is the power behind the world, whatever you call it.