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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 • Jan 7 2015
Today marks the sixth anniversary of Urban Omnibus. It is also Cassim Shepard's final day as editor. Here, he reflects on the evolution of the publication and looks ahead to what comes next.
by Cassim Shepard • Oct 3 2014
Ivan Specht is an 8th grader whose fascination with cities, public transit, and maps has led him to embark on...
by Cassim Shepard • Jun 18 2014
On June 27th, BAM is screening a newly restored print of Manfred Kirchheimer’s classic and under-appreciated document of a recent...
by Cassim Shepard • Jun 5 2014
Earlier this week, we announced a new design study on branch libraries in New York City. The project is a...
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...
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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...