Project Abigail: A cross-sectoral approach to address gentrification

Petr Stand | May 26, 2020

Project Abigail was founded to provide expertise in building healthy, accessible, and sustainable spaces. Working with research and development organizations, and engaging with municipal and state-based initiatives, it seeks to address and promote solutions to environmental and social challenges through the exploration of new technologies, conscientious process, and innovative strategies. In this article Former Fellow for Housing and Open Space (1990-2001), Petr Stand writes about the inspiration behind his ongoing initiative.


Announcing our New Executive Director

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The Magical Healing of Public Space

Ryanna Fossum | May 1, 2020


Snippets of Urban Life

Dhanya Rajagopal | April 21, 2020


Justice in Place: Design for Equity in the Hudson Valley

Lee Altman | March 31, 2020


A Message from Design Trust Team

March 25, 2020

Call for Fellows

Apply for 2020-2021 Equitable Public Space Fellowship

Samira Behrooz | March 16, 2020

Project Update

Reclaim spaces beneath elevated infrastructure with the El-Space Toolkit

Dhanya Rajagopal | February 27, 2020

Event Recap

Fellows Forum presents Peer Learning Program

Jah Elyse Sayers | February 25, 2020


We The News: A newsstand of immigrant stories

Dhanya Rajagopal | December 18, 2019


Support equity and diversity in the field of urban design

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Event Recap

Design Trust Council gets a behind-the-scenes look at Moynihan Train Hall

Ryanna Fossum | December 12, 2019


BQE in Context

December 12, 2019


A Nation of Walls

Chat Travieso | November 19, 2019


Thank you for being a champion of public space

Susan Chin | November 7, 2019

Event Recap

How a Garden in The South Bronx Transforms Communities

Dhanya Rajagopal | September 27, 2019

Program Update

First Avenue Water Plaza Potluck

Dhanya Rajagopal | September 20, 2019


Announcing Leadership Transition at the Design Trust for Public Space

September 17, 2019

Program Update

What it means to have Commitment to Equity and Equitable Outcomes

Marquise Williams | August 21, 2019

Event Recap

Celebrating "Opening the Edge" with Wald Houses residents

Dhanya Rajagopal | August 20, 2019