Manufactured Urbanism Le Corbusier and friends sailed aboard a yacht to discuss the ideal and utopian aspects of cities based on years of analysis serving as a precedence. Some of the manifestos listed in this text are still used to make cities better.
Gallery of Italo Calvino's 'Invisible Cities', Illustrated (Again) - 9
1949 Vintage Map of Downtown Kansas City Blueprint Map Print Poster. Rather sad to see all the theatres gone, but swell to see Hotel Phillips is still there! And how funny to see the arrow showing "This way to Olathe.
Cities have amazing varieties of block shapes and sizes that give place a distinct character. The artist from Things Organized Neatly highlights these patterns by deconstructing street maps into piles of city blocks organized by size.