Times Square transformation from car-friendly to people-friendly.
Squares Transformers, Urban Destinations, Urban Design, Time Squares, Public Spaces, Gathering Places, Architecture De, Squares Nyc
Times Square Pedestrian Plaza/Project for Public Spaces, Gehl Architects
Times Square NYC’s dramatic transformation into a people-friendly gathering place, one of the world’s great urban destinations. ...
The Reading Nest
Landscape Design, Environment Design, Woods Boards, Reigelman Cleveland, Mark Reigelman, Public Libraries, Reading Nests, Cleveland Public, Cleveland Ohio
The Reading Nest is a temporary site specific installation by Mark Reigelman at the Cleveland Public Library, Ohio
The Reading Nest by Mark Reigelman Cleveland Ohio 03 The Reading Nest by Mark Reigelman, Cleveland Ohio
Mark Reigelman’s Reading Nest in Cleveland is Built From 10,000 Discarded Wood Boards
Interesting design - creating personal rooms in a larger public space.
Benches Design, Design Gardens, Public Spaces, Landscape Architecture, Design Ideas, Small Backyard, Urban Gardens, Landscape Design Urban, Urban Spaces
Urban gardening in public space
Interesting design - creating personal rooms in a larger public space > experimenteren met urban space
Coach Towers, York Cities, Drawings Boards, Coach Seats, Hudson Yard, 55 Hudson, Hudson Towers, Architecture Design, 10 Hudson
55 Hudson Tower Development, NYC
Coach Hq Proposal, Hudson Yards, New York City.
Coach Tower, New York
Part 3 in our series on The History of Trees in Paris!
History, Europe, Deeproot Blog, Beautiful Places, Street Trees, Paris Paris, France Paris, Landscape, Cities Collection
Top 10 most beautiful places in Europe to Visit
History of Street Trees in Paris
“We’re trying to create a city where the journey is as powerful and inspiring as the destinations.” | Looking at Indianapolis’ Cultural Trail
Culture District, Central Indiana, Ideal Bicycles, Color, Visit Indie, Culture Trail, Cities Plans, Indianapolis Culture
Make a circuit - promote daily activity - color the areas for runners... promote running avenues through town..also for walkers. from [“We’re trying to create a city where the journey is as powerful and inspiring as the destinations.” | Looking at Indianapolis’ Cultural Trail]
The Indianapolis Cultural Trail is a world-class urban bike and pedestrian path that connects neighborhoods, Cultural Districts and entertainment amenities, and serves as the downtown hub for the entire central Indiana greenway system. The 7.5-mile path allows users to pass by and through many destinations that make Indianapolis a recognized leader in the arts community.
A bridge with a temporary park on it in Budapest
Gardens Ideas, Spots, Favorite Places, Budapest Hungary, Parks, The Cities, Temporary Gardens, Liberty Bridges, Be Awesome
Liberty Bridge, Budapest, Hungary
temporary garden // Great Gardens & Ideas //
Wow to walk across a bridge that is high above water, the city or whatever it has & has grass all the across it, must be awesome.
La natura in città _da spot a realtà
This bridge in Budapest had a temporary park installed on it in May 2004, to celebrate Hungary's joining the EU that month.
Utrecht, the Netherlands in early autumn
Thenetherlands, Fall Leaves, Autumn Leaves, Beautiful Places, Places I D, The Netherlands, Amsterdam, Photo, Travel Lists
#TheNetherlands #Travel #Vacation #PlacesIWantToGo
Utrecht, The Netherlands // beautiful photo of autumn leaves over a canal
The Netherlands - LOVE Amsterdam.
This place is going on our travel list @TimSnow
SEASONAL – AUTUMN – fall leaves in brilliant colors decorate the landscape that surrounds this canal ride in utrecht, the netherlands, photo via itsay.
Valkenburgh Association, Landscape Architecture, New York Cities, Landscape Architects, Architecture Landscape, Google Search, Michael Vans, Wheelchairs Ramp, Vans Valkenburgh
The landscape architects at Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates worked with sculptor Martin Puryear to design this courtyard at the New School University. The courtyard includes a spiral ramp that provides wheelchair access to the terrace.
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michael van valkenburgh - Google Search
an aerial view in autumn of the courtyard at the New School University, New York City. It includes a spiral ramp that provides wheelchair access to the terrace. A collaborative design by Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates and the sculptor Martin Puryear.
Citizen Placemaking: "the more that citizens feel they are able to contribute to their public spaces, the more vibrant their communities will be."
Public Spaces, Citizen Placemak, Quicker, Urban Spaces, Cheaper, Lighter, Building Community, Citizen Feelings, Civic Building
Shareable: How to Be a Citizen Placemaker: Think Lighter, Quicker, Cheaper
Kristen Jeffers says everything she learned about Placemaking, she learned on a college campus: "During my time on campus, placemaking became more than a fantasy. It was ingrained."
Urban Plans, Favorite Places, Places Gg, Colleges Campus
University of California Irvine Contemporary Arts Center / Ehrlich Architects
Benches Ideas, Irvine Contemporary, Lrm Landscape, Art Centers, Urban Design, Landscape Architecture, Honest Architects, California Irvine, Contemporary Art
University of California Irvine Contemporary Arts Center - Ehrlich Architects / LRM Landscape Architecture
Re-Designing Chicago's Navy Pier with sustainability in mind
Urban Design, Navy Pier, Corner Fields, Destinations Design, Fields Operation, Redesign Chicago, The Navy, Chicago Navy, Architecture Design
Galeria - James Corner Field Operations vence o concurso para redesenhar o Chicago Navy Pier - 41
new york-based practice james corner field operations wins the navy pier competition, a redesign of the existing structure and tourist destination designed by daniel burnham to connect the people of chicago, illinois with lake michigan.
There's Urban Design, but what about Rural Design? | "Well-designed communities are places where people want to live and invest in the future"
Well Design Community, Cities Design, Urban Design, Urban Plans, Renewl Ideas, Cities Plans, Squares Ideas, Community Renewl, Eye Wide
Benches Public, Benches Design, Urban Design, Public Spaces, Architecture Landscape, Urban Furniture Architecture, Furniture Design, Clever Ideas, Folding Benches
concept public space
Sweet bench design.
Urban Design Ideas
Furniture design: Flip and Fold bench
Aerial view of the Rose Kennedy Greenway, Boston
Hellogreenway Landscape, The Big Dig Boston, Greenway Greenbelt, Mr. Big, Parks Regen, Aerial View, Architecture Photography, Linear Parks, Cycling Cities
Aerial shot of the Greenway in Boston, after the Big Dig. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons User Hellogreenway #landscape
Active transportation routes and linear parks regenerate their surroundings, bringing activity and value to blighted sections of the city. Pictured here is the Greenway in Boston after the Big Dig.
Why Cycle Cities Are the Future
Leon Krier Design Hierarchy. Love this.
Krier Design, Architecture Diagrams, Sketch, Urban Design, Architecture Theory, Architecture Drawings, A Urban, Architecture Graphics, Leone Krier
Design Hierarchy sketch by Leon Krier. In a time where every architect (and client) tries to make even the most humble programme into a spectacle, the city is at risk losing its coherence by turning into a carnival of objects.
Coding for Character: The Architecture of Community | PlaceMakers / www.placemakers.com Urban Design Mystic, Leon Krier, defined the following basic elements of community.
Leon Krier Architecture Buildings | Leon Krier Design Hierarchy. Like this idea of "compact cityplanning ...
Redefining Public Space in Vancouver
Public Spaces, Urban Design, Espaço Publico, City Streets, To Engagement Local, Cities Street, Environmental Design, Urban Sustainability
Nice! RT @sustaincities "How can city streets be better used to...engage locals in conversations about #publicspace?" http://sustainablecitiescollective.com/alexriemondy/120921/redefining-public-space?utm_source=hootsuite_medium=twitter_campaign=hootsuite_tweets
Bringing People into Public Spaces