Probably every city is nowadays facing issues with the public transportation such how to accommodate the amount of people heading to work and back, how to solve busy streets and traffic jams etc. Town with 350 000 inhabitants, located in Germany, state Nordrhein-Westfalen had these problems solved 100 years ago. How? Simple solution: the floating tram.
Firstly opened in 1950 and with its 110 km long tunnels is the Stockholm´s metro being called “the longest art gallery in the world”. Visitors of Moscow´s subway might be against, but the prove for creativity of Swedish builders cannot be taken away! The originality of the artistic approach towards the exposed rocks of the metro tunnels takes the breath away… Check it out yourself!
Make university building a place “where knowledge grows” is always a challenge. Foster and Partners found a solution how to secure creative atmosphere in their project for Free University in Berlin! Quick highlight to inspire you! Imagine your university like this…
The Core77 Design Awards is an annual celebration of excellence, enterprise and intent. The 2012 edition features 17 categories, professional and student entry fields, globally distributed juries, entrant video testimonials, live jury announcements and a unique trophy that honors teamwork.
FESTIVAL ABOUT DESIGN FOR LIVABLE CITIES
“reSITE is an international event that is committed to exploring collaborative ideas that make cities more livable. It is about partnerships for a better urban future in Prague. The festival will be centered on a two-day conference and supported by dozens of independently organized events. The spotlight will be on the under-utilized riverfront, urban mobility and public spaces.”