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sociology-of-space:

Bench to Bedroom: Urban Furniture Turned Homeless Shelters

http://weburbanist.com/2014/07/24/bench-to-bedroom-public-furniture-turned-homeless-shelters/

"Whereas London and Montreal have installed spikes on the sidewalks to keep homeless people from getting too comfortable, Vancouver offers a kind welcome with benches that transform into mini-shelters. A nonprofit called RainCity Housing teamed up with Spring Advertising to create the modified public benches in order to provide a covered place to sleep while simultaneously raising awareness….”

(via socio-logic)

artbeatblog:

Jazzberry est un artiste qui réalise un incroyable travail consistant à mélanger cartographie et art. Ainsi, il réalise une jolie série de cartes colorées et abstraites des plus grandes villes du monde, de Paris à New York en passant par Jérusalem.

son site officiel 

Découvrez ses oeuvres sans plus attendre !

(via fuckyeahcartography)

linxspiration:

Work hard in silence. Let success be your noise.

linxspiration:

Work hard in silence. Let success be your noise.

(via wglandscape)

chickenempire:

Earthship…This Organization Is Too Awesome…

(via wglandscape)

climateadaptation:

Asian Development Bank’s new climate infographic quantifies how south Asia economy will be hit by climate impacts.

climateadaptation:

Asian Development Bank’s new climate infographic quantifies how south Asia economy will be hit by climate impacts.

dvdp:

140822 ∞

dvdp:

140822 

(via alwaysinstudio)

"Let me say again: in urban areas, congestion is the solution, not the problem."

(Source: sentravii, via asapscience)

Building-Integrated Agriculture Revisited

agritecture:

We have been reviewing our Building-Integrated Agriculture (BIA) tagged blog posts today and re-learning about the many possible benefits of integrating agriculture into the urban environment. BIA concepts present very interesting strategies towards the development of sustainable, regenerative,…

throughjo:

when a roof top can easily be playground…

Rooftop Play Space by Olson Kundig Designs

(via seeinglandscapes)