ideas for cities

This Big City on tumblr is your source for ideas that can make cities better. It is curated by Joe Peach and Lucas Lindsey.

Joe founded This Big City in 2009. He is a Marketing professional and works in one of London's most sustainable buildings.

Lucas is an urbanist, futurist, and blogger. He's the child of a suburban nation, but born again believer in an urban future. He lives in Tallahassee, USA.

If you have an idea you'd like to share, click the submit button!

urbanfunscape:

Crying in Public is an experiment in defining the city by our emotions. Other signs will redefine specific and often overlooked alleys, parks, and verandas as ideal places for specific emotions. Civic Center is a creative studio based in New Orleans. Founded by Candy Chang and James A. Civic Center believes that our public spaces should spark conversation among strangers, make the machinery of the city more accessible, and restore a sense of dignity to all. #designdetour #detour #aod

Public space as conversation space!   High-res

urbanfunscape:

Crying in Public is an experiment in defining the city by our emotions. Other signs will redefine specific and often overlooked alleys, parks, and verandas as ideal places for specific emotions. Civic Center is a creative studio based in New Orleans. Founded by Candy Chang and James A. Civic Center believes that our public spaces should spark conversation among strangers, make the machinery of the city more accessible, and restore a sense of dignity to all. #designdetour #detour #aod

Public space as conversation space!