Atlanta Magazine+AIA Scavenger Hunt Downtown →
downtownatlanta: Atlanta magazine teamed up with the Atlanta Chapter of the American Institute of Architects to present a new perspective on buildings in the heart of our city. After all, who better than architects to appreciate the details of an urban landscape we often take for granted? Founded in 1906, AIA Atlanta includes more than 1,600 architects and design professionals, some of whom...
When people ask me to explain the South, I usually don’t have an answer beyond...– Oxford American editor Marc Smirnoff’s dismantling of Garden & Gun is totally cutting, totally smart and totally overdue. It makes me proud to be a Southerner as well as an OA contributor. (via rachael-maddux)
The Measure of a Beautiful Street →
“OpenPlans launched an online project for Valentine’s Day called Beautiful Streets, which they’re hoping to use to crowd-source data on streetscapes from, fittingly, the City of Brotherly Love. Using pairwise surveys – a technique we’ve also highlighted to gaugeperceptions of street safety – the Beautiful Streets site literally asks people, “do you prefer the street on the...
Live/Work Space Brings Zen to Atlanta's "Street of... →
Such a chic building on such a sketchy street- I love it!
Atlanta's Original Streetcar System Kicked Asphalt →