Upcoming Events

Design Trust Council

Exhibition Tour: Access+Ability

Wednesday, May 09, 2018 @ 4:30 – 6:30 PM

We invite the Design Trust Council members to join us for a tour of Access+Ability led by Cara McCarty, co-curator of the exhibition and curatorial director of the Cooper Hewitt.


Exhibits, Tours & Conversations

Discover El-Space

Thursday, May 17, 2018 @ 6:30 – 8:30 PM

Join us for a conversation and tour to discover El-Space, a design experiment to create a more hospitable pedestrian experience, greater environmental resiliency, and enhanced lighting underneath the hundreds of miles of elevated highways, subway lines, and bridges in New York City. This effort is a major City initiative as part of the OneNYC Plan.

Past Events



2018 Open House

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 @ 5:30 – 7:30 PM

Join us for a party with Design Trust supporters, partners, and fellows on Tuesday, January 30, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, at our cozy Tribeca office on 40 Worth Street, Suite 603.



Design Trust Happy Hour

Wednesday, February 08, 2017 @ 5:00 – 7:00 PM

Join Design Trust friends, fellows, partners, and supporters on Wednesday, February 8, from 5 to 7 pm, at the cozy TriBeCa bar Belle Reve at 305 Church Street.