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Together with electric car manufacturer smart we are portraying urban changemakers and visionaries from across the world who are on a mission to shape the cities of tomorrow.

Flying Grass Carpet

Flying Grass Carpet Landing in a City Near You

Looking for a way to spruce up dull and empty public space? Say hello to The Flying Grass Carpet — a uniquely designed turf carpet that travels to different cities to bring life to urban spaces that need it most.


Waste Currency Motivates Citizens in Amsterdam to Recycle

Amsterdam-based initiative WASTED motivates citizens to recycle their household waste. It has launched a neighbourhood currency that rewards recycling with discounts at local businesses.

Copenhagen Islands

Copenhagen’s New Public Spaces Are Modular and Can Float

Architects Marshall Blecher and Magnus Maarbjerg are on a mission to breathe new life into Copenhagen's old harbour. They're working on a floating archipelago that will introduce a new type of public space.

How to Survive London Without a Smartphone

Berlin club owner, Michel Niknafs, goes on a digital detox — whilst trying to make his way around busy London.

How to Reduce Waste: The Easy Way

Urbanites leave behind a tremendous amount of waste in their daily lives. In the new video series Challenge Accepted by smart, Berlin club owner Michel Niknafs takes on a challenge to cut his waste down to zero.

The 5 Places That Shape Amsterdam’s New Urban Food Landscape

The Dutch cuisine is often seen as a culinary wasteland — even by the Dutch themselves. But change is happening. smart magazine takes us on a trip along the most inspiring places om Amsterdam's culinary frontier.