No Wi-Fi Zones: Taking a Break from Constant Connection
A marketing campaign by Kit Kat encourages you to take a break from your devices with a 'No WiFi Zone', which blocks all wifi signals in a 5 mile radius.
Your Text Here: Messages of Light Displayed on Buildings
An urban light art project in Detroit gave citizens the chance to communicate their thoughts and feelings in giant letters on the side of a downtown building.
Then & Now: Hybrid Images of a Deserted School in Detroit
This series of collages that show historical use and present conditions in abandoned structures through the lens of students and teachers overlaid with the ...
Sneaker Speakers: Blast Music From Your Feet to the Streets
Sneaker Speakers strap onto your feet, updating the '80s boom box trend for the 21st century with hands-free connectivity that works with phones and iPods.
Public Camouflage: Make-Up Artist Makes Models Invisible
Illusion relies on expectation - we glance but only glimpse what is familiar and the rest blends neatly into the background of urban settings.
Urban Landscapes Transformed: 23 Stunning Urban Murals
Exceptionally talented street artists to create murals so awesome, they could easily hang in a gallery, but so large that they hang on it, instead.
Super Skyscrapers! 20 Concept Towers That Reach Sky High
Architects are all dreamers and looking at their design concepts is a great way to see the future of architecture.
Urban LEGOs: Conceptual Cure for Civic Blight Blindness
Fantasy structures made of colorful LEGO blocks call attention to disused, blighted urban spaces in a conceptual architecture project by Espai MGR in Valencia.
Miniature City Scenes: 21 of Slinkachu’s Tiny Art Installations
Slinkachu is a UK-based artist who creates tiny scenes on city streets. He photographs each scene and then leaves it to be discovered.
WebUrbanist Update: 5 Years & 50 Million Visitors Later
Five years ago, who would have thought that what started as an offbeat visual culture weblog would turn into a full-fledged cosmopolitan online magazine?