A colourful, diverse, mixed-use masterplan revives a cultural neighbourhood in Mallorca MVRDV and Spanish co-architects GRAS Reynés Arquitectos are transforming the neighbourhood of El Terreno in Palma, Mallorca Foster + Partners reveals new masterplan - The Global City in Vietnam Masterise Homes – the developer of The Global City has announced the appointment of Foster + Partners for the masterplan. Construction starts for the long-awaited Lakehouse in Wendelstrand, Sweden First ground has broken on Snøhetta and Swedish Next Step Group's Wendelstrand development. Australia commits $228m to build a landmark centre for Indigenous culture Ngurra precinct in Canberra will provide a home for returned ancestral remains in the heart of the capital Revitalizing towns, the neglected middle ground With a little love and attention, towns may play a key role in settling climate migrants and balancing urban development in the 21st Century Economic benefits of walkable places There are many benefits of building walkable places, backed up by research and common sense, to the point where explaining and distilling these advantages may be difficult Traumhaus Funari, a residential neighbourhood, breaks ground in Mannheim The project, which redevelops parts of a former US Military barracks, takes a new approach to suburban development by combining affordability, individuality, and diversity, while prioritising pedestrians and greenery over cars. Seoul Valley Frames a Vibrant Green District in the City Center Henning Larsen design for the mixed-use development merges human-scale design into the sprawling metropolis of Seoul, creating a dense, urban heart to match the capital’s cosmopolitan identity. Foster + Partners wins the design competition for Guangming Hub Foster + Partners has won the design competition for Guangming Hub, a new Transport Oriented Development situated on the high-speed rail link that connects Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Guangzhou Henning Larsen reveals their design for Wolfsburg Connect Establishing a Prototype for European Urbanism – Right in Volkswagen’s Heimat Henning Larsen’s new masterplan for VW’s home city of Wolfsburg sets the standard for a more connected and livable European city Houston Genetic City Houston Genetic City is really three books in one: a collaborative and speculative book about Houston’s future, and by extension the future of urbanism in unplanned cities globally City of the Future: Generative Design could you apply generative design to something as complex as the urban planning process?
San Bernardino, California to update its general plan A community planning and design firm based in Santa Ana, California will prepare a comprehensive update to San Bernardino’s 2005 general plan