Monocle 24: The Urbanist

With an influential audience of city mayors, urban planners and architects, this is Monocle’s guide to making better cities, be it new technology, state-of-the-art subways or compact apartments.

https://monocle.com/radio/shows/the-urbanist

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 27m. Bisher sind 847 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 14 days 21 hours 35 minutes

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Urban monuments


Statues and monuments: architect Peter Eisenman discusses Berlin’s Holocaust Memorial and we find out why France rejected a statue of Carla Bruni.


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 2012-04-19  50m
 
 

Temporary cities


The temporary city: author Peter Bishop joins us to look at transient urban trends in Manhattan and Tokyo.


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 2012-04-12  49m
 
 

Urban fantasy


Fantasy cities: Peter Murray tells us his vision for 2050, we hear about Beirut’s future plans and visit a comic artist in Paris.


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 2012-04-05  49m
 
 

City separation


Divided cities: from religion to economics, The Urbanist finds out why walls don’t work and how a flourishing neighbourhood doesn’t mean it’s any more neighbourly.


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 2012-03-29  51m
 
 

Business hubs


Business cities: Andrew Tuck speaks to commuters, planners and creatives in Sydney, Beijing, Paris and London to learn what makes a good place do business.


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 2012-03-22  51m
 
 

Keeping a city spick and span


How to keep a city clean: we meet a London street sweeper, learn why Malmö ditched rubbish trucks and look at Milan’s graffiti problem.


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 2012-03-15  52m
 
 

Metropolitan neighbours


Urban neighbours: the Chilean mayor re-housing dogs, an Australian whose garage sale have gone global and the San Francisco restaurateur who created a food park.


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 2012-03-08  51m
 
 

Urban rivers


Rivers: Tom Bolton guides us down London’s lost waterways and we learn about plans to turn part of New York’s East River into a resort.


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 2012-03-01  51m
 
 

Gangsters, prison and crime


Crime and the city: the Chicago prison in a skyscraper, how Oslo street lighting prevents crime and a look at New York gangsters of old.


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 2012-02-23  51m
 
 

Reviving small business


How New York is bringing back small businesses, urban researcher John Bingham-Hall on Detroit and Richard Florida on how to fix a city.


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 2012-02-16  52m