Our Supporters

Our supporters enable us to advance creative solutions to the challenges facing our city today.

Company Membership

Enrolling your company in our Company Membership gives your organization unparalleled access to our global network of leading design, planning, development, construction, engineering, technology, and architecture practices.

Company members may enroll senior colleagues as Fellows, and principals as Director’s Circle Partners.

Patron ($10,000)
Alloy Development
Field Operations
Grimshaw
Hines
HR&A Advisors
Kohn Pedersen Fox
Lendlease
Ponce de Leon Foundation
Seven Valleys
Snøhetta
Stantec
Thornton Tomasetti

Partner ($5,000)
Adjaye Associates
Arup
Buro Happold
Dattner Architects
TenBerke
DLR Group
Fogarty Finger
Foster + Partners
FXCollaborative
Gensler
Hausman LLC
HDR
HLW
JB&B
Level Infrastructure
Marvel
Perkins Eastman
Plaxall
Robert A.M. Stern Architects
Rogers Partners
Sasaki
SO-IL
SOM
Starr Whitehouse
Studio Gang
Syska
TenBerke
W X Y + architecture + urban design
Yale University

Standard ($2,500)
AECOM
AKRF
Andrea Steele Architecture
ARO
Atelier Ten
Beyer Blinder Belle
BKSK
COOKFOX
Cooper Robertson
Curtis + Ginsberg
di Domenico + Partners
Future Green Studio
Gehl Studio
Hargreaves Jones
HOK
Karp Strategies
Kramer Levin
Langan
Morris Adjmi Architects
Quinlan Development
Sam Schwartz Engineering
Selldorf Architects
Silman
S9 Architecture
STUDIOS architecture
Transsolar
Trinity Church Wall Street
VHB
Woods Bagot

Emerging ($1,000)
BJH Advisors
Kyanite Partners
MUD Workshop
MVRDV
nARCHITECTS
One Architecture
Purpose by Design
Seam Social Labs


Director’s Circle

Our Director’s Circle is a group of distinguished civic leaders and design champions who sustain our programming on the pivotal issues facing our cities.

Current Director’s Circle
Bruce Batkin
Eugenie Birch
Daniel Brodsky
Melissa Burch
Brian Collins
Tommy Craig
Patrice Derrington
Helena Durst
Susannah Drake
Richard Eaddy
Robert Frost
Timur Galen
Linda Genereux
Mark Ginsberg
Paul Goldberger
Meredith Kane
Sabrina Kanner
Judy Kessler
Paula Kirby
Gifford Miller
Timothy Quinlan
Thomas Scarangello
Annabelle Selldorf
Andrea Steele
Marilyn Taylor
Jamie von Klemperer
Elise Wagner


Foundations

Foundation support helps us fulfill our mission by funding our community design efforts, yearly inquiries into critical issues in the built environment, fellowships for emerging writers and a variety of public programming.

Current Foundation Support
Charles H. Revson Foundation
Critical Minded, an initiative to invest in cultural critics of color cofounded by The Nathan Cummings Foundation and The Ford Foundation
Deutsche Bank
The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
Lily Auchincloss Foundation
Mellon Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
NYC Green Relief & Recovery Fund
NYC Department of Small Business Services
Robert Sterling Clark Foundation

Urban Design Forum programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.