As we continue our #CreativeCitesUK tour, we visit Manchester - a metropolis that has been credited with "inventing the modern city." From hubs for creative and tech entrepreneurship to the legacy of its Madchester music scene, Manchester is pulling out all the stops to put itself on the map of the world's creative cities.
Artist and activist Ai WeiWei has partnered up with architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron to design a Hansel-and-Gretel-inspired surveillance park in New York City, bringing home the realities of live surveillance to visitors.
Designers at Studio Vollaerszwart have transformed building facades across The Hague with Dutch artist Piet Mondrian's iconic red, blue, yellow, and white grids to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the De Stijl movement.
Known for its progressive culture, Denver is the first city in the US to legalize cannabis. We speak to changemakers on the ground to see how working alongside - rather than against - the system, has affected their ability to innovate and create, and ultimately contribute to a more empowered society.