72 Hour Urban Action

The world's only real-time architecture competition improves urban life

Swinging through NYC’s Center for Architecture this evening, the 72 Hour Urban Action USA roadshow will hold a presentation going over last year’s competition held in the city of Bat-Yam, just south of Tel Aviv-Jaffa. The 72 Hour Urban Action event is an international rapid architecture and design festival held every two years. Defined by a lack of time, space and funds, the efforts are …

Athletics Far East Chino

Go from skateboarding to boardrooms in Nike Sportswear's new articulated-knee pants

Turning a working-stiff staple into a highly-technical pant, Nike’s new forward-thinking chino reminds us why Nike remains a benchmark for everyday athletic wear. Ever improving on current designs, this latest rendition of Nike Sportswear‘s previously released Selvedge Chino introduces simple but gainful updates like articulated knees, two hidden seam pockets and reflective inseam tape under their Athletics Far East label. By subtly pronouncing the knee …

Five Spring Bicycles

An assortment of city bikes suited to commuting or cruising

There is no better way to celebrate warm weather than with a bike so we pulled together an assortment of this season’s top commuters and cruisers, all well suited to riding to work or taking a casual spin through the park. Traitor Cycles’ Luggernaut 3spd is the ideal bike for running around town. The beauty of a classically lugged track frame combined with a 3-speed …