Special Projects

In addition to our annual programming, our special projects promote the role of urban design to the greater public.



Join us on 1/25 for a conversation about the state of criticism on New York City’s built environment.
Join us on 1/19 for breakfast and conversation on the “New” New York Panel recommendations with Julie Stein.
Join Urban Design Forum, The Architectural League of New York, and the League’s digital publication, Urban Omnibus, for a discussion on the role of public knowledge in citymaking with Shannon Mattern, Karen Fairbanks, Farzana Gandhi, Shawn Rickenbacker, and Dan Taeyoung.
In partnership with Hudson Square Properties and Hudson Square Business Improvement District, we invite you to celebrate the launch of Restorative Ground. 
Join us for a conversation on MoMA’s recent exhibition, Reconstructions: Architecture and Blackness in America, with curators Sean Anderson and Mabel Wilson.
Join us in conversation with community leaders, designers, advocates, and policymakers to discuss the future of Open Streets in New York City. The past year has transformed New York City’s streetscape. Through the Open Streets program, communities across all five boroughs animated streets for joyful gathering, play, education, health, and resiliency. As we emerge from […]


Posted — September 15, 2020
Posted — September 15, 2020
Posted — September 14, 2020
Posted — September 14, 2020