Another side of the international style: A guide to Georgian modernism

Architectural observer Armen Harutyunov on eight modernist buildings in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi from the 1950s to the 1980s, the history of their creation, and their current state.

What kind of mutant are you?

Genomics, a science that deals with DNA mutations, provides an answer.

Tatarstan Through an Engineer’s Eyes: 6 Ideas for New Tourists Routes

A copper mine in Sarmanovo, the Shukhov tower in Kukmor, and other reasons to explore the Republic.

What are You Sitting On: (Non)mass Furniture in the USSR

Soviet design scholar explains why constructivist furniture never became popular.

How To Redesign the Infrastructure? FAQ by Keller Easterling

Professor of Yale explains operating system of modern world in five points.

Factories versus Rhinoceros: Who’s the Boss in Africa?

What happens when you combine wild nature and an urban landscape in one shot?

Fortune-telling By Photo: How Computers Are Predicting The Urban Future

Machines have learned to see better than ever. What might this mean for urbanism?

​Сan we imagine cross-border cities?

How urbanist and architect Teddy Cruz and political theorist Fonna Forman promote a ‘citizenship culture’ that is based less on the imposition of the nation or state, but rather organised around our shared values and common interests in a border region

The Architecture of Routine: Where We Drink

How bars first came to be and what an architect can tell you about them.

I came, I paid, I repaired: How volunteers are restoring France’s cultural heritage

The way to save history for free.

What is speculative architecture? FAQ by Liam Young

A theorist of architecture and storytelling explains the topic in 7 points.

The “urban” is taken more as a format for design than a genre of design

Excerpt from Benjamin Bratton’s new essay on what makes the norms really new
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