Rebuild by Design is a unique competition that responds to Hurricane Sandy by asking the world’s most talented design professionals to envision solutions that increase resilience across the Sandy-affected region. This project is an initiative of the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force, with advice from the National Endowment for the Arts, and in collaboration with the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University, Municipal Art Society of New York, Regional Plan Association, and Van Alen Institute. Read more.
After three months of research and conversation with communities in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and beyond, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has selected 10 projects across the Sandy-affected region to be pursued in the next and final stage of the Rebuild by Design competition. Share your views on these thoughtful, unique visions for a more resilient region, and check out streaming video of the October 28 morning program or evening program in which all of the Design Opportunities were introduced to the public. Read more