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Pennzoil Place. Photo by Leonid Furmansky.
Architecture, Public Space, Preservation, Place, Houston, Design

Seeing Pennzoil Place Now

September 24, 2020
Leonid Furmansky
Looking through the Global Collection Garden to The Alcoves beyond. Photo by Michael Tims courtesy Houston Botanic Garden.
Public Space, Reviews, Racial Equity, Art & Culture, Place, Landscape, Infrastructure, Houston, Events, Environment, Design

Botanic Diversity, Houston Style

September 18, 2020
Rachel Wilkins
A gathering to denounce racism after the vandalization of Broken Obelisk, January 1979. Courtesy Hickey-Robertson/Rothko Chapel Archives via ARTnews.
Public Space, Urban Planning, Racial Equity, Art & Culture, Place, Landscape, Houston

Broken Obelisk and Racial Justice in Houston

September 9, 2020
Amanda Douberley
Interior courtyard at Germantown Cohousing in Nashville
Architecture, Public Space, Urbanism, Socioeconomics, Place, News, Houston, Housing, Environment, Design

Designing Togetherness: Cohousing Arrives in Houston

September 3, 2020
Torie Ludwin
Black Towns Matter mural
Public Space, Urbanism, Racial Equity, Preservation, Place, Land Use Regulation, Interview

Black Towns Matter

August 31, 2020
Irene Vázquez
cover of the book Lot by Bryan Washington
Art & Culture, Environment, Housing, Houston, News, Place, Public Space, Reviews, Socioeconomics, Urbanism

Lot: Houston's Houston

July 15, 2020
Tiffany Xu
student walking at night with shadow on brick wall
Environment, Houston, Public Space

Walking at Dusk During Charrette Week

July 8, 2020
Elina Chen
photograph of public art sculpture at entrance to Emancipation Park Houston
Public Space, Preservation, Art & Culture, Place, Houston, Events, Environment

Juneteenth 2020

June 19, 2020
Jack Murphy
Mobius Houston
Art & Culture, News, Place, Public Space

Rules of the Mobius

October 16, 2019
Marie Rodriguez
Before Discovery Green Photo
Houston, News, Place, Public Space

Discovery Green Honored as a Great Public Space

September 25, 2019
Ernesto Alfaro
Landscape, Public Space

Southern Downtown Park Plan Unveiled: A Response by Ernesto Alfaro

May 2, 2019
Ernesto Alfaro
Infrastructure, Public Space, Public Transit

New Tech, Old Questions: An Analysis of the Sharing Economy by Transit and Planning Expert Christof Spieler

October 17, 2018
Christof Spieler