Drawing on the Design Trust’s project, Made in Midtown, which makes recommendations for revitalizing the Garment District that integrate policy initiatives, zoning, and urban design guidelines, this discussion invited leading creative thinkers and practitioners to imagine future urban clusters of manufacturing and artistic industry.
At this event, hosted in partnership with the Municipal Art Society of New York, our panel's discussion focused on three questions raised by Made in Midtown:
The discussion was moderated Deborah Marton, former Executive Director of the Design Trust for Public Space.
Simon Collins, Parsons The New School for Design
Fred Dust, IDEO
Harvey Molotch, NYU
Andrew Oshrin, Milly NY
Sarah Williams, Columbia University Spatial Information Design Lab