desigNYC is a grassroots nonprofit supported by a staff of one and an ever-growing group of amazing volunteers, designers, nonprofits, and other supporters.
Read more about our board of directors and founding committee, who came together in 2009 and made desigNYC a reality.
We’ve worked with over 40 nonprofit organizations across 4 years of projects. Learn more about them here.
We've worked with 50+ architects, graphic designers, urban planners, landscape specialists, lighting designers, interior designers, programmers, and more.
Meet the influential and talented designers and experts who serve as judges for our yearly call for entries.
We wouldn’t exist without the help of our many dedicated interns, volunteers and fellows over the years!
The generosity of all kinds of companies means our website runs, our events are more fun, and our projects are more fabulous.