A day out with Open Design exploring the intersection of design, mobility and urban space – with cycling, skate boarding and graffiti art all creating excitement around the Open Design event (13- 23 August).
“Historically, streets were human spaces. Let’s design our cities like we design toasters or smartphones, following the desire lines of our citizens.”.
The first of a series of articles by urban designer, Kirsten Wilkins, spotlighting conversations and aspects of bicycle commuting that point to and frame the legacy of the May 25th Freedom Ride. A social ride interconnecting Cape Town in honor of Madiba. In this article she challenges cycle advocates to move beyond only applying ‘Copenhagenize’ […]
We all love protected bike lanes, but dread when they come to a dead end at a busy intersection. Now there is a solution – THE PROTECTED INTERSECTION. In this great video Urban Designer Nick Falbo shares his vision for safer cycleways.