Tag: Public Streets

Walking the Venetian: Miami, FL

To get to Publix for supplies, walk east on the pink sidewalk of Venetian Way, which links five man-made islands between Miami and Miami Beach. Biscayne Bay glitters green ...

Taimani Alley, Kabul

Winters, before the paving of the neighborhood streets, when rain and snowmelt gathered in long puddles, or froze into broad ruts of broken ice and slush, the alley was a shortcut ...

Underground Distractions, Shanghai

This is the latest installment of Public Streets, a biweekly urban observations series curated by Ellis Avery. Windows on trains and planes are equipped with shades: vertical or horizontal, rigid or ...

Placerita Canyon

This is the latest installment of Public Streets, a biweekly urban observations series curated by Ellis Avery.   North of Los Angeles, there is a canyon. It was once occupied by Tataviam Native ...

Hirado, the End of the World

This is the latest installment of Public Streets, a biweekly urban observations series curated by Ellis Avery.   The journey from Tokyo to the island of Hirado, just off the coast of Nagasaki ...

Alone on the Montague Plains

This is the latest installment of Public Streets, a biweekly urban observations series curated by Ellis Avery. &nbsp Drive a few miles above the legal speed limit on Lake Pleasant Road, and ...