Observations

We explore the trends and ideas that shape the city of tomorrow. Our observations form the basis for reports and projects.

Starbucks

Starbucks Designs New Signing Store in Japan for Deaf Urbanites

Pocket Living

Future Urban Living

Pocket Living Keeps London’s Housing Market Accessible for First-Time Buyers

Bumblebee Spaces

Hybrid Space

From Office to Bedroom in Seconds: How Robots Drive the Adaptive Interiors of the Future

The 99% Invisible City: A Field Guide to the Hidden World of Everyday Design

Summer of Pioneers

Leaving the City

German Town Invites Urban Nomads to Trial Rural Living

Willa

Senior Cities

How Co-Living for Midlifers Will Shape Tomorrow’s Housing Market

Vienna Street Swimming Pool

Go for a Dip in the Pool on a Street Junction in Vienna

Wanderbaumallee

A Walking Forest in Stuttgart

CrossWater

Startup CrossWater Reimagines the Future of Autonomous Water Taxis

Cheap Old Houses

Leaving the City

Instagram Channel Helps City-Leavers Find Their Dream House in the Countryside

The Sims 4 Eco Lifestyle

The Sims 4 Eco Lifestyle Brings Green Gentrification to the Virtual World

Hotels Become Apartments

COVID—19 Cities

Hotels Around the World Turn Into Apartment Buildings

We explore the ideas that shape the city of the future