Back to Work
A note from Urban Omnibus's new Editor-in-Chief, Mariana Mogilevich.
City Squares: Generous Public Space
The anthology, like the public square, is a gathering place for a diversity of voices.
The Row House Plays Itself
For our Typecast series, we look at the row house as costume, backdrop, and even a character in its own right in popular culture.
City Squares: A Conversation | June 23
Join us at Rizzoli Books on June 23rd for a conversation about the importance of public squares in city life.
The Immigrant Metropolis: An Interview with Nisha Agarwal
In the latest installment of our Profiles in Public Service series, Nisha Agarwal, commissioner of the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs, talks to Urban Omnibus about fraud in the housing market and confidence in librarians.
The Sheepdog of Times Square: Snøhetta in New York
Craig Dykers and Elaine Molinar of the Norwegian-American firm Snøhetta discuss their work at the League's April "Current Work" lecture.
The Quest for Community-Run Commercial Space
The Real Estate Investment Cooperative wants to support community-oriented commercial development in New York City. How can a grassroots organization compete in the nation's most expensive commercial real estate market?
Introducing a New Newsletter
In which UO debuts a new newsletter
The Photography of Obsolescence: Goldwater Hospital Exhibition
An exhibition of Charles Giraudet's photographs of Goldwater Hospital will open on March 11th, with a conversation between Giraudet and photographer Christopher Payne.
Ted Nabavi Turns Hazards to Riches
The chemist who monitors gas and liquids produced by the world's largest landfill touts the benefits of harvesting environmental hazards and the monitoring system with aviation roots that gives him eyes across thousands of acres.