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Cassim Shepard is the editor of Urban Omnibus. He makes non-fiction media, especially films and video, about architecture and urbanism. He lives in Brooklyn.
by Cassim Shepard and Varick Shute • Mar 19 2014
Thank you to everyone who celebrated the first five years of UO with us last Friday! Check out photos from the party, featuring the projection installation produced in collaboration with Nuit Blanche New York and some of the great company we enjoyed.
by Varick Shute and Cassim Shepard • Jan 7 2014
Today marks a milestone for us: five years ago, on January 7, 2009, Urban Omnibus went live.
by Cassim Shepard and Daniel Rojo • Nov 22 2013
On Wednesday night, 35 urban enthusiasts braved the cold to check out the Second Avenue Subway Community Information Center on...
by Cassim Shepard • 0 comments
In advance of The Architectural League's Beaux Arts Ball on September 28th at the 69th Regiment Armory, we take a look back at the civic and social role of National Guard armories in the American city....
by Daniel Rojo, Cassim Shepard and Varick Shute • Jun 18 2013
The 2013 Block Party was a blast! Big thanks to everyone that came out last week to support Urban Omnibus. With the help...
by Cassim Shepard and Varick Shute • Jan 7 2013
Believe it or not, today is the fourth anniversary of Urban Omnibus. On January 7th, 2009, we began a journey...
by Cassim Shepard and Varick Shute • Nov 1 2012
The editors of Urban Omnibus reflect on the scale of Superstorm Sandy in terms of government response, climate change, and infrastructure investment.
by Cassim Shepard and Daniel Rojo • 2 comments
A look back at the architectural, financial, and social histories of an iconic Brooklyn building, site of the Architectural League's 2012 Beaux Arts Ball. ...