The Coolest Urban Design Ideas From All Over The World
By Karen Davidson - April 22, 2021

Big cities tend to be quite gray. Skyscrapers, pavements, cars – it’s all very monotonous and uninspiring. Thankfully, many urban designers and creative people out there have been working hard to come up with clever solutions to defy this stereotype. Here are some of the best urban design ideas that connect people to their cities.

These public punching bags installed in New York City.

Created by design studio donttakethisthewrongway, these bright yellow public punching bags were installed in Manhattan back in 2019. As part of the New York City Design Week 2019, the inspiration for this art installation was the frustrations that we all face. The designers wanted to offer an outlet for these personal issues in a public setting.