With too few facilities, and many in urgent need of repair or renovation, New York has a big public bathroom problem. But the city's parks, plazas, POPS, and more hold clues to overhauling its network of relief.
The largest controlled building demolition in history, currently underway in Midtown Manhattan, puts front and center the ethical and environmental consequences of architecture’s disposable values. Could today's detritus be the building blocks of the future?
Networked technologies are setting the stage for new forms of urban surveillance. From Amazon’s Ring doorbell to the Detroit Police Department’s Project Green Light, what kinds of performances do digital tracking tools encourage people to put on?
From the contours of cliffsides and the quacking of geese to the paths of planes over JFK airport and Jamaica Bay, an artist and an architect collaborate to visualize some of New York’s rarely seen (or heard) landscapes at the city’s perimeter.Traces Along the Edge