Urban Omnibus is the Architectural League’s online publication dedicated to defining and enriching the culture of citymaking. The Omnibus’s ever-growing collection of multi-media content explores projects and perspectives in architecture, art, policy, and activism – tried and tested in New York City – that offer new ways of understanding, representing and improving urban life and landscape worldwide. This week on Urban Omnibus:
Call for Essays: Common Shares
Announcing the third annual Urban Omnibus writing competition, this year on the topic of common ownership, private property, and the sharing economy. UO invites you to infuse the discourse around structural economic change with narrative, theory, history, or humor. Submissions due Monday, May 12, 2014. Find more information about the competition here.