Report — From the July 2018 is...

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[Translate] The fall of New York and the urban crisis of affluence By Kevin Baker   harpers.org New York has been my home for more...

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New Queens Park Restores Wetla...

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[Translate] The second phase of the Hunter’s Point South Waterfront Park, which opens today, was co-designed by SWA/BALSLEY and...

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A Just Rebuilding After Climat...

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[Translate] environment For Florida, Texas and Puerto Rico, two paths lie ahead. By Maritza Silva-Farrell / AlterNet Rebuilding...

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From Jails to “Justice Hubs”: ...

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[Translate] Van Alen Institute today released “Justice in Design,” a report that examines how re-designing our jails...

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INSIDE THE CHURCHES THAT ARE L...

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[Translate]   New York’s sanctuary movement is ready to become more radical. The question is, How? By Jake Offenhartz, THE NATION.COM...

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INTERVIEW WITH MITCHELL SILVER...

Dec 2, 2016 by

[Translate] THE DIRT    Jared Green Mitchell Silver / NYC Parks and Recreation Mitchell Silver is commissioner of the New York City...

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TRUMP’S ORGANIZATION DID...

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[Translate] >Donald Trump’s real estate organization rented New York office space from 1998 to 2003 to an Iranian bank that U.S....

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SHOULD NEW YORK CITY ABANDON I...

Sep 19, 2016 by

[Translate] Rockaway Park, NYC, a few weeks after Hurricane Sandy. cgc76 Wet behind the piers By Ben Adler GRIST Even under the...

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Why de Blasio’s Huge Rezoning ...

Sep 19, 2016 by

[Translate] By M. Barden Prisant, FRICS   COMMON EDGE.ORG I tried to rain on New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s parade. I was not...

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TADAO ANDO’S 152 ELIZABE...

Jun 26, 2016 by

[Translate]       ‘152 elizabeth street’ is an ultra luxury condominium building located in new york’s nolita neighborhood. designed...

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HIDDEN IN PLAIN SIGHT: HUNGER ...

Jun 18, 2016 by

[Translate] Photographer Joey O’Loughlin gets personal with the New Yorkers who rely on food pantries to put dinner on the...

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40 PERCENT OF THE BUILDINGS IN...

May 20, 2016 by

[Translate] THE UPSHOT – NYTIMES These are buildings that do not conform to New York City’s zoning code for at least one...

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Urbanism Patron Saint Jane Jac...

May 9, 2016 by

[Translate] BRAINPICKINGS Only a few times a century, if we’re lucky, a book comes along to prod the popular imagination with so...

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IF YOU LIKE THE SUBURBS, YOU&#...

Feb 29, 2016 by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Architecture Lest we forget, car-dependent, suburban sprawl is a very recent phenomenon....

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A TROPHY FOR LIVING IN

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[Translate] METROPOLIS MAGAZINE Mark Foster Gage’s provocative design for a Manhattan skyscraper doesn’t shy away from sticky...

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NEW YORK’S FIRST MICRO-A...

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[Translate]   nov 28, 2015comprises 55 units, varying in size from 260 to 360 square feet — 40% of which are set aside for affordable...

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REDESIGN OF THE AMERICAN MUSEU...

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[Translate]   nov 06, 2015 american museum of natural history reveals expansion plans by studio gang       the american museum of...

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Slow-Motion Disaster: New York...

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[Translate] By the end of the century, LaGuardia Airport will have fish swimming where airplanes once parked. By Bobby Magill /...

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What To Do with Lost Spaces Un...

Sep 26, 2015 by

[Translate] Susan Chin  METROPOLIS MAGAZINE Broadway and Flushing Avenue under the elevated JMZ subway line in Brooklyn.  Photo...

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IT’S DE BLASIO AND BRATT...

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[Translate]   by Stephen Miller   STREETS BLOG, NEW YORK CITY Let’s start with some basic facts: Most people like Times Square better...

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Co-Living for the 21st Century...

Mar 18, 2015 by

[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Behavior As we’ve seen recently with Stage 3 in NYC, generic The Collective in London and...

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This ecologist wants to plant ...

Mar 16, 2015 by

[Translate] By Liz Core  GRIST Marielle Anzelone, drug a botanist and urban ecologist, wants to grow a forest in Times Square …...

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Dahr Jamail | The “Mega-...

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[Translate] Since 2011, destruction of the oceans has not only continued, but it has increased dramatically. (Photo: Dead Coral Reef...

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Unflinching Look at Big Family...

Feb 20, 2015 by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Behavior Several years ago I sublet an apartment deep in Manhattan’s Lower East Side. The...

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EIGHT LUCKY HENS LIVE IN THIS ...

Feb 13, 2015 by

[Translate] Architecture Research Office carried out extensive research into the design of the chicken coop, viagra sale from the...

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HOW NEW YORK’S URBAN DES...

Feb 6, 2015 by

[Translate]  METROPOLIS MAGAZINA Johanna Phelps Our last post focused on the burgeoning edible landscape of New York City and how the...

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BIG’S HYBRID PLACES

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[Translate] THE DIRT by Jared Green The dynamics of BIG, healing one of the world’s hottest architecture and urban design firms,...

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MONSTER BLIZZARD IS PART OF A ...

Jan 26, 2015 by

[Translate]   Andrew Cuomo argues climate change is behind the historic storm. By Alan Yuhas / The Guardian  VIA ALTERNET January 26,...

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adAPT NYC Winner Coming to Man...

Jan 12, 2015 by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Architecture It’s been nearly two years since the winner of the adAPT NYC competition–the...

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