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Meet the Austrian Who Invented Placemaking

Camillo Sitte was a champion of traditional European urbanism.

Posted May 11th, 2018

What Makes a Great Street?

A classic work reminds us that placemaking is more art than science.

Posted April 13th, 2018

How Chicago Made the ‘Great West’

The city’s history shows that the urban-rural divide is a dangerous fiction.

Posted July 28th, 2017