Mapping Mississippi Street (Portland OR) Very clean diagram showing the amenities on the street corridor with a figure ground of just the corridor. Nice color scheme, and the diagram is not too busy and distracting.
"Blümerant", a temporary public event staged in Berlin's Gendarmenmarkt in was designed by the art group, in an effort to stimulate communication. The group of 7 women artists transformed a large public square into a walk-in crossword puzzle.
Architecture professor and observer writes that urban planning is constantly influenced by the movements of the day. If the 20th century movements were defined by the Frank Lloyd Wright types, then the 21st century promises to belong to entrepreneurial developers committed to walkable cities and mixed use downtown developments.