Thursday, May 16, 2019 @ 5:00 – 7:00 PM
Join the Design Trust for Public Space and NYC Department of Transportation for a conversation and tour to discover El-Space, the first comprehensive approach in the nation to create a more hospitable pedestrian experience, greater environmental resilience, and enhanced lighting beneath and adjacent to elevated transportation infrastructure citywide.
Tuesday, October 09, 2018 @ 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Visit us at at the MAS Summit for New York City’s annual Innovation Exhibition to see our community design team's ideas for an active gathering space at Lillian Wald Houses on the Lower East Side, as part of Opening the Edge — a project of Design Trust for Public Space in partnership with New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) and led by Jane Greengold.
Saturday, July 14, 2018
Join us for the sound sculpture walk with performances and a reception celebrating the launch of the Sonic Gates public art series on the North Shore of Staten Island on Saturday, July 14, 2018.
Saturday, June 23, 2018 @ 10:15 AM – 1:30 PM
The North Shore of Staten Island boasts spectacular harbor views—and a concentration of mega projects. Nearly $2 billion has been invested in new real estate, including a new mall, an observation wheel, and hundreds of units of housing.
Thursday, June 21, 2018 @ 7:30 – 9:00 AM
Design Trust and NYC Department of Transportation's El-Space project represents the first comprehensive, citywide approach to planning, designing, and transforming the vast resource of space beneath and adjacent to elevated transportation infrastructure.
Thursday, May 17, 2018 @ 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Join the Design Trust and NYC Department of Transportation (DOT) for a special tour of our Under the Elevated/El-Space pilot installation below the Gowanus Expressway at 36th Street and 3rd Avenue and a multi-city panel conversation, at Industry City in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, on May 17, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. And earn AIA credits!
Saturday, September 16, 2017 @ 3:00 – 5:00 PM
Join us for the opening reception of North Shore on September 16, from 3:00 to 5:00 pm, at Alice Austen House.
Thursday, September 14, 2017 @ 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 @ 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Staten Island’s North Shore is changing at an incredible pace. In many ways, the creative and cultural sectors aid this development, as they shape the place where they live and work. How do we ensure these sectors continue to have role in and connect to this transformation?
Wednesday, November 02, 2016 @ 7:00 – 9:30 PM
Join us for a conversation examining the future of America's busiest transit hub.
Thursday, May 12, 2016 @ 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Join us for the discussion, Arts Connecting Staten Island: Powerful Civic Tools for Transformation, on Thursday May 12, from 6-7 pm at Cooper Union.
Thursday, February 25, 2016 @ 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Join us for a conversation on how we can improve neighborhoods through design, moderated by The Architect's Newspaper Editor-in-Chief William Menking. The brand-new edition of our Laying the Groundwork design guidelines will debut!