Van Alen and Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership Announce Winner of Flatiron Public Plaza Holiday Design Competition: HAPPY by Studio Cadena. Congratulations to the winner and runners-up.
Register now for Van Alen Fall Festival: City-Making from the Outside In, Oct 29-Nov 4. Click for details on our flash design competition, a tour of Harlem Grown urban agricultural center, a playground design workshop for kids, and more opportunities to join Van Alen in exploring design as a catalyst for change.
Van Alen Fall Party 2018: Join us for an intimate gathering in a private home overlooking the Hudson River with drinks, light seasonal fare, and a special performance on Monday, November 5th, 7-10 pm. Click for details & tickets.
Van Alen Institute and the New York City Department of Sanitation, Industrial Designers Society of America, and American Institute of Architects New York are reviewing more than 100 submissions to the BetterBin litter basket redesign competition. Stay tuned for the shortlist announcement later this fall.
Makeshift Metropolis: Ideas About Cities by Witold Rybczynski
Public Private Personal
Person Place Thing with Majora Carter
Flash Design Competition: Intervention
Variety Show: Desire Path
Make YOUR Playground
Fall Party 2018
Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue