July 25, 2023
Film Screening: Stories from Neighborhoods Now
Join us for this special film screening and conversation with filmmaker Kate Levy.
In 2022, Kate Levy documented the work of our Neighborhoods Now teams as they enlivened and programmed public space, provided support to small businesses, and envisioned thriving futures for their neighborhoods. Her series of short films captures a critical moment of recovery from the pandemic in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens.
October 2, 2021
Van Alen Block Party
Van Alen’s inaugural Block Party is a celebration of our new Gowanus community and will bring Sackett Street alive with street art, free treats, family activities, and live dance and music!
July 22, 2021
Neighborhoods Now Summer Summit
Presenters from the Chinatown, South Bronx, and Lower East Side working groups shared their achievements, reflections on interdisciplinary practice, and plans to carry their work forward.
October 6, 2020
Neighborhoods Now: Strategies for Reopening and Recovery
In this two-part public forum, our participating designers and our community partners reflected on how collaborative design can inform neighborhood recovery strategies.
July 23, 2020
Reimagining Brooklyn Bridge: Design Showdown
Our Reimagining Brooklyn Bridge finalists presented their proposals in a virtual Design Showdown.
June 26, 2020
Neighborhoods Now Kickoff
Our community partners in Bed-Stuy, Washington Heights, Kingsbridge and Jackson Heights disussed some of the economic and health challenges facing their neighborhoods.