April 22, 2020

Announcing MAKINGOODESIGN: Celebrating Design Activism!

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desigNYC is thrilled to announce our collaboration with Design With Benefits, a series of events during NYCxDESIGN called MAKINGOODESIGN. We created these events to celebrate the many amazing individuals and organizations using design for social good. We hope you can… read more >

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October 09, 2020

desigNYC Exhibition opening is SOLD OUT!

Our annual exhibition party next week is sold out! If you missed out on tickets, or couldn’t make it but still want to donate, please visit the page for our Annual Fund and help get that number to creep… read more >

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June 21, 2020

LES credit union opens in alphabet city

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desigNYC Completes the Renovation of the Lobby and Work Spaces at the
Lower East Side People’s Federal Credit Union
Collaborative Project Designed by Bernheimer Architecture and d/b/A design-build


desigNYC, (www.designyc.org), a nonprofit organization whose mission is to improve the… read more >

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June 12, 2020

Join us to the IMPACT NY benefit party!

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IMPACT NY’s COMPETITION RESULTS WILL BE REVEALED ON JUNE 26, 2020

Conceived as a new collaboration between IIDA NY and desigNYC to enhance the value of pro bono design in our city, IMPACT NY new competition is a unique… read more >

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May 29, 2020

Hike the Heights and think! SAT JUNE 1st

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Come join desigNYC’s CLIMB (City Life is Moving Bodies) for its annual walk in Upper Manhattan’s parks this SAT JUNE 1, 10-1PM. CLIMB, a community organization led by Columbia Mailman School of Public Health’s professor Mindy Love was paired… read more >

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May 09, 2020

desigNYC presents Design Empathy, May 18

Please join us at Wanted Design, during design week and NYCXDESIGN, Saturday May 18, 2013, 4:30-7PM
We are hosted by Wanted Design, Terminal Warehouse, 11th Ave & 27th Street, The Tunnel, Grimshaw Conference Room
4:30-6pm Talks; 6-7pm Cocktails… read more >

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May 01, 2020

NYCXDESIGN

desigNYC is proud to be part of the New York City Council’s design week initiative, launching next weekend. Ed Schlossberg and Michelle Mullineaux of ESI Design have been sitting on the steering and branding committee, Laetitia Wolff on the community… read more >

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April 29, 2020

desigNYC part of “EmpathiCITY, Making our City Together”

The EmpathiCITY project included a selection of desigNYC’s “Recharging Communities” fall exhibition case studies. Last March 2013 Saint-Etienne Cité du design, under the auspices of the City of Saint-Etienne and Saint-Etienne Métropole, announces the opening of “EmpathiCITY, Making our City Together,” co-curated… read more >

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April 29, 2020

desigNYC & IIDA NY present the IMPACT NY

IIDA and desigNYC Present IMPACT NY 2013
A New Design Competition Calls for Concepts for a Treatment Center in West Harlem

New York, May 1, 2020 – The International Interior Design Association New York Chapter (www.iidany.org), and… read more >

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April 29, 2020

desigNYC tent #72 at IDEAS CITY, May 4, 2020

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desigNYC will be included in the New Museum Ideas City StreetFest festival. Located in tent#72, on Chrystie Street right below Houston, we will be presenting a selection of recent and current projects based in and around the Lower… read more >

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October 10, 2020

desigNYC Exhibit Guided Tours

Join Laetitia Wolff, Executive Director of desigNYC along with past and current team members, designers and nonprofit leaders for a lunchtime/after hour guided tour of our exhibit, hosted by GD Cucine, 227 West 17th Street, a high-end Italian kitchen showroom… read more >

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October 09, 2020

MasterPlans/MasterMinds, THURS OCT 11, 6-8PM

desigNYC presents two of New York’s most fast-changing urban landscapes, downtown Brooklyn and Far Rockaway in a presentation by designers Tricia Martin and Matthias Altwhicker and Colin Brice. read more >

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June 28, 2020

The NYChair Charrette on Bastille Day

The NYChair lab is a charrette that aims to propose design ideas for an iconic outdoor chair conceived just for NYC’s First Green Park. read more >

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June 25, 2020

DayLife: Urban Revitalization by Design

DayLife is a local, creative and actionable model of urban strategy, Nicole Spiegel-Gotsch writes about the Lower East Side modern pushcart devised by DUB-studios and not-another-white-tent event on graphicdesign.com

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June 07, 2020

DayLife on the Lower East Side

The first of desigNYC’s 2012 Recharging Communities Built Environment Collaborative Projects Realized read more >

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April 25, 2020

Boosting for Social Change

The art of matchmaking covered by Tim McKeough for Architectural Record

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February 21, 2021

BlueSpace: BoatBox still in the air until end of April

PortSide’s boatbox is in the media read more >

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November 16, 2020

The Greenhouse Project featured in FastCoDesign

The Greenhouse project is featured in FastCoDesign, Nov. 2, 2011, “A Popup Greenhouse Could Bring Farm-Fresh Food to Food Deserts,” by Randi Greenberg.

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November 16, 2020

Reruiting to recharge communities on Core

desigNYC’s call announced on core77

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November 16, 2020

Calling All DesigNYCers on New York mag

New York Magazine’s Design News: “Calling All DesigNYCers,” by Jillian Goodman. Great article title!

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November 16, 2020

desigNYC call for community-building ideas in Azure

Azure magazine blog announces our call for submissions by highlighting one of desigNYC’s early projects, now fully completed, the Serviam inter-generational gardens in the Bronx. To bring the fully accessible community garden space and urban farm to fruition, the designers, read more >

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October 23, 2020

Brand New:Educating Tomorrow

Educating Tomorrow on Armin Vit’s Under Consideration, Oct. 11, 2011

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October 23, 2020

Recharging NYC on Daily Heller

IOBY project on Steven Heller’s Daily Heller/Printmag.com, Tues Sept. 20, 2011

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October 23, 2020

“A Giant, Hardly Sleeping, The Pro Bono Sector,”

Greenhouse project featured in AIA Oculus, Oct 1st, 2011, by Bill Millard

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July 22, 2020

Nau’s Grant for Change

Nau’s Grant for Change
By Perrin Drumm, Sundance Channel
July 22, 2020

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July 21, 2020

Q + A: G4C Finalists

Q + A: G4C Finalists
By Sarah Johnson, Nau Grant for Change
July 21, 2020

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June 25, 2020

Design Pros Go Pro Bono

Design Pros Go Pro Bono
By Molly Heintz, Architizer
June 25, 2020

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June 23, 2020

Something Fishy’s Going On

Something Fishy’s Going On
By Armin Vit, Under Consideration
June 23, 2020

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June 21, 2020

Building a better New York, by design

Building a better New York, by design
By Warren Berger, Glimmer Site
June 21, 2020

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June 21, 2020

desigNYC Exhibit Showcases NonProfit And Pro Bono Designer Collaborations Share

desigNYC Exhibit Showcases NonProfit And Pro Bono Designer Collaborations
By Dave Pinter, PSFK
June 21, 2020

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June 21, 2020

DesigNYC Pairs Pro Bono Designers With Nonprofits

DesigNYC Pairs Pro Bono Designers With Nonprofits
By Jillian Goodman, New York Magazine
June 21, 2020

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June 18, 2020

desigNYC pairs nonprofits with pro bono designers

desigNYC pairs nonprofits with pro bono designers
By Lisa Smith, Core 77
June 18, 2020

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June 18, 2020

DesigNYC Exhibit Opens at Pratt Manhattan Gallery

DesigNYC Exhibit Opens at Pratt Manhattan Gallery
By Annie Block. Interior Design
June 18, 2020

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March 08, 2021

How To: Use Your Artistic Talents for Good

How To: Use Your Artistic Talents for Good
By Rebecca McQuigg Rigal of GOOD Magazine, Pepsi Refresh Blog
March 8, 2021

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February 24, 2021

desigNYC on Brian Lehrer Show

desigNYC on Brian Lehrer Show
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February 24, 2021

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February 05, 2021

desigNYC: A star-powered matchmaking organization pairs New York designers with social causes

desigNYC: A star-powered matchmaking organization pairs New York designers with social causes
By Julie Lasky, Design Observer
February 5, 2021

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December 22, 2020

DesigNYC Matches Designers with Non-Profits in Need

DesigNYC Matches Designers with Non-Profits in Need
By Alissa Walker, Fast Company
December 22, 2020

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December 21, 2020

Putting the Pro in Pro Bono

Putting the Pro in Pro Bono
By Steven Heller, Print
December 21, 2020

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December 03, 2020

Design and the City

Design and the City
by Layne Braunstein, We Made This For You
December 3, 2020

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December 03, 2020

GOOD Design NYC I: Design and the City

GOOD Design NYC I: Design and the City
By Dave Pinter, PSFK
December 3, 2020

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November 12, 2020

Free Design Help

Free Design Help
by Matt Chaban, The Architect’s Newspaper (Blog)
November 12, 2020

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October 23, 2020

NYC Designers Team Up To Make Doing Good Look Better

NYC Designers Team Up To Make Doing Good Look Better
by Victoria Fine, Huffington Post, Impact
October 23, 2020

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October 11, 2020

Good by Design

Good by Design
New York Magazine
October 11, 2020

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