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URBAN DESIGN is the leading journal in its field. From 1987 it was edited by John Billingham, who was joined as joint editor by Sebastian Loew in 1996. Louise Thomas became joint editor with Sebastian Loew in 2004 when John Billingham became consultant editor.



Central and Eastern Europe
Publication date: 01 April 2014 Price: £10.00  This issue of Urban Design visits Central and Eastern Europe 25 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall. Some forty years of communism,...
Market Towns
Publication date: 01 January 2013 Price: £10.00  CONTENTS Update Urban Design Interview: Eithne Moran 4 The Urban Design Library #10 5 The Pursuit of Growth: The Role of Urban...
Art in the Public Realm
Publication date: 01 October 2013 Price: £10.00 This issue of Urban Design looks at Art in the Public Realm and the guest topic editor is UDG Patron Lindsey Whitelaw. A passionate...
China
Publication date: 01 July 2013 Price: £5.00 China is the main topic of the latest issue of Urban Design, the journal of the Urban Design Group: ten articles cover a wide range of...
The Value of Urban Design
Publication date: 01 April 2013 Price: £5.00 This special issue of Urban Design looks at The Value of Urban Designand is drawn from the 30th National Urban Design Conference in October 2012....
Mixed Streets
Publication date: 01 January 2013 Price: £5.00 Available now! CONTENTS Cover Mile End Road, London - Photograph by Claudia Schenk Update Design Council Cabe – Championing a new...
The Middle East
Publication date: 01 October 2012 Price: £5.00 This issue of Urban Design journal looks at urban design in the Middle East and has been led by Farnaz Arefian. Even before the economic downturn...
Localism
Publication Date: 01 July 2012 Price: £5.00 (exclusive of postage and packing) CONTENTS Cover Union Station, Denver, Colorado (Courtesy of Projects for Public Spaces) Update The Developer and...
Temporary Urbanism
Publication Date: 01 April 2012 Price: £5.00 (exclusive of postage & packing) This issue of Urban Design journal looks at Temporary Urbanism, guest edited by Irena Bauman, architect and...
Urban Design & the Developer
Publication date: 01 January 2012  Price: £5.00 (exclusive of postage & packing) Urban Designis the leading journal in its field.  Each issue provides in-depth analysis of topical...
Transport Interchanges
Publication Date: 01 October 2011 Price: £5.00 (exclusive of postage & packing) This issue of Urban Design journal looks at Transport Interchanges with examples from London and Europe, and...
INDIA
Publication date: 01 July 2011 Price: £5.00 (exclusive of postage & packing) Urban Designis the leading journal in its field.  Each issue provides in-depth analysis of topical themes,...
DESIGNING LONDON
Publication date: 01 April 2011Price: £5.00 (exclusive of postage & packing)This issue of Urban Design addresses ‘Designing London’ with articles from many of London’s...
ECO-URBAN DESIGN
Publication Date: 01 January 2011 Contents News and Events Secure by design 3 Urban Designfor Developing Cities 3 UDG Conference 2010 4 Kevin Lynch Annual Lecture 5 StreetNorthWest tour of New...
OLYMPIC LEGACY
Publication Date: 01 October 2011   News and Events Trees and Climate Change 3 Suburbs 3 UDG in the North-East 4 StreetLondon Walk 4 Urban Design Group’s AGM 5 UDG Study Tour 6 CABE page 8...
21st Century Suburbs
Publication Date: 01 July 2010 Download PDF VIew as HTML Architects, planners and urban designers have tended to shun the suburbs as being sub-urban, an inferior kind of environment, neither rural...
Urbanism in Scotland
Publication date: 01 April 2010 The main topic of this issue of Urban Design is Scotland and our contributors, assembled by Alona Martinez-Perez, explore how they define and are...
Local authorities and urban design
  Publication date: 01 January 2010   The role of local authorities in framing their area’s environment is rarely mentioned other than through some form of criticism.  Yet...
Coastal Towns
Publication Date: 01 October 2009 The main topic of this issue of Urban Design is coastal towns, and our contributors explore how they are tackling often common problems and reshaping their spaces to...
Big City Planning
Publication Date: 01 July 2009   One hundred years ago, in July 1909, Burnham’s Chicago Plan, the model for the City beautiful school of planning, was published. It was particularly...
Urban Design Education
The main topic of this issue of Urban Design is urban design education and a variety of authors illustrate how it can reach across disciplines and provide a common understanding of the built...
Re-imagining the City
Publication Date: 01 January 2009   The new Urban Design magazine challenges existing orthodoxies and may well upset a few people. Alastair Donald, the topic editor, has assembled a team of...
Spaces in Between
Publication Date: 01 October 2008 The main topic of this issue of Urban Design examines ‘the spaces in between’, led by Quentin Stevens. This idea refers to the many urban spaces that...
Liverpool: European Capital of Culture
Publication Date: 01 July 2008   To celebrate Liverpool as European Capital of Culture 2008, the latest issue of Urban Design, explores various aspects of this great north-western city. Dr....
Creative Cities
Publication Date: 01 April 2008 This issue of Urban Design examines Creative Cities. – a concept widely talked about, but rarely clear to many. Topic Editor Judith Ryser has assembled a first...
The Joy of Streets
Publication Date: 01 January 2008 Following the publication of Manual for Streets, the latest issue of Urban Design, the quarterly journal of the Urban Design Group, covers diverse and new approaches...
Milton Keynes at 40
Publication Date: 01 October 2007 This specially extended issue of Urban Design looks at Milton Keynes, the UK’s last New Town designated in 1967. Milton Keynes is unusual in that it was...
Core Cities
Publication Date: 01 July 2007 News And Events Design in the Planning Process 3 Delivering Climate Change 3 Shifting Sands 4 Cityscape 4 David Ubaka UCE Birmingham lecture 5 What Policies for...
Adapting to Climate Change
Publication Date: 01 April 2007 This issue of Urban Design takes up a theme that emerged from the special 100th edition of Urban Design – climate change and how to adapt existing places to...
Design Codes: How will they work in England?
Publication Date: 01 January 2007   Design Codes are nothing new: they have existed for hundreds of years, even in this country. They appeared to have gone out of fashion until recently when...
Visions of the Future
Publication Date: 01 October 2006 For the 100th issue of Urban Design rather than look back over the past 26 years of ideas and articles, this extraordinary issue looks boldly into the future to life...
Growth Areas
Publication Date: 01 July 2006   NEWS AND EVENTS The 24-hour City 3 Design Codes 3 Design Review Panels 4 Jane Jacobs 4 Study Tour: The Valley of the Baroque 5 Study Tour: Squares in...
Urban Design in Australia
Publication Date: 01 April 2006   It is widely acknowledged that the UK’s planning and design system is underpinned by a fresh-faced and enthusiastic stream of urban designers from...
Can urban design improve behaviour?
Publication Date: 01 January 2006 Anti-social behaviour is very much on the political agenda and ways to combat it have been put forward by ministers, media pundits, academics and social commentators...
Master Planning
Publication Date: 05 October 2005 Central to urban design is the master planning process, and the drawings that capture the designer’s intent. As urban design is more widely recognised and...
Massive potential or major pitfall? Urban design steps carefully in pathfinder areas
Publication Date: 01 October 2004 The ‘biggest housing renewal project for a generation’ is the focus of the latest issue of Urban Design, the relaunched quarterly journal of the Urban...
Town Centre Management
Publication Date: 1 July 2004 NEWS AND EVENTS Developers Urged to Become Eco-friendly 3 Home Zones – What Next? 4 Design Codes and Masterplans 4 Housing Market Renewal Areas 5 Cabe Page:...
25 years of the Urban Design Group
Publication Date: 01 September 2003 Articles by Sir Peter Hall Sebastian Loew Arnold Linden Andy Karski John Gummer Matthew Carmona Les Sparks Jon Rowland Brian Goodey Alan Stones Rob Cowan John...
Healthy Cities
Publication Date: 01 June 2003 News and events Director’s Column Impact of Shopping Centre Renewal Visit to Paddington Basin Making places out of spaces Solar Urbanism Rome, UDG study tour...
Suburbia
Publication Date: 01 March 2003 News and events Leader 4 Director’s Column Tall Buildings Conference 5 Urban Design and Regeneration in Hastings 6 Centralisation versus Dispersal 7 Re:Urbanism...
Expo. 02 Switzerland
Publication Date: 01 December 2002 News and events Leader 4 Director’s Column 100 Public Spaces for London 5 UDG Eastern Region Tour Creating Successful 21srt Century Cities 6 UDAL Week’s...
New Town Malaysia
Publication Date: 01 September 2002 News and events Leader Director’s Column CABE, The first three years and the next A Sense of Place, Kevin Lynch Lecture International New Town Malaysia, Jon...
Viewpoints: People and Spaces Urban Design Week Case Studies: Stratford on Avon Design Guide The Urban Village: an Obituary
Issue 30 April 1989 News 2 The European Healthy Cities Project 4 by Robert MacDonald Urban Designin Central Dublin 8 by Patrick Malone Readingand Understanding a City - The Example of the Bastides 10...
Issue 29 January 1989 News Items Page 2 Courses in Urban Design Page 3 Major New Housing Developments In The South East Page 4 Towns, Villages or Just Housing Estates? Conference Report by Alan...
Communities
  CONTENTS EDITORIAL 2 NEWS 2 COMMUNITY DESIGN COMMUNITY ENTERPRISE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROCEEDINGS OF THE CROYDON CONFERENCE, 1987 FOREWORD 3 KEYNOTE SPEECH David Rock 5 COMMUNITY PLANNING...
CONTENTS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING REPORT Page 2 NEWS ITEMS Page 6 URBAN DESICN IN TOMORROW'S WORLD The Urban Design Group Programme at the UIA Congress at Brighton 16th July 1987 INTRODUCTION Page...
Kevin Lynch Memorial Lecture - Leon Krier The City in Movies - Joe Holyoak Letter from Birmingham
Digitised by Niltay Tosun-Edrem 30th May 2011
Edinburgh Urban Design Course Trees in the City Urban Design Values -Environmental Psychology Planners in the Future
Contents Mending the City Images of Docklands Urban Design Objectives - report of Bath Forum
Manser on Mediocrity - a riposte by Francis Tibbalds New Town Criticism - report of a talk by Hugh Canning by Peter Studdart A week at Oxford Brookes - Brain Goodey
Contents URBAN RENAISSANCE: THE QUALITY OF THE PRODUCT - John Collins, President RTPI EDUCATION AND URBAN DESIGN - A PART-TIME ALTERNATIVE? David Leyland URBAN DESIGN COURSE REVIEW: THE SCOTT...
JOINING IT ALL TOGETHER :Dutch Woonerven THE SCHOOLS AND UD COURSES NEWS : UDG Constitution DOE Draft Circular    5 A DIFFERENT KIND OF ENTERPRISE ZONE : Dick Hargreave and Stockport 7...
The very first edition of Urban Design
Contents includes: Less Architecture and Planning, More Urban Design Roads v Towns - The Role of the Urban Designer in the Process of Designing High Capacity Urban  Roads: a synopsis of the...