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NYC Making Place May 10–20, 2014
April 8–20 2014
Past Event
April 8–20 2014

NYC Making Place May 10–20, 2014

April 8–20 2014

NYC Making Place May 10–20, 2014

A project of AIGA/NY

featuring Design/Relief
and the work of the New York chapter members
at Industry City, Sunset Park, Brooklyn


Dear members and friends of AIGA/NY,

Time has come to show off, you, your work, you as a NYC designer, your idea of New York. Submit now. As a way to celebrate design in the city during the month of May and everyday and also the AIGA Centennial, the New York chapter of AIGA is launching [NYC Making Place], a special online call for your ideas and images that respond to the following question:


A selection of 100 entries will be projected at the Sunset Park Industry City venue for 2 weeks. Please submit your image no later than Tuesday April 15th, 11:59PM.

 can be:
• Your own creation for this call for images/ideas
• OR your own work sample if relevant to the question
• OR someone else’s work you admire and is relevant

Step 1: submit 1 single image, as a 1680 x 1050 px PNG file at 72 ppi
Step 2: insert it in the PPT/Keynote template; 
credit and caption should be included at the bottom of each slide, please follow template shown
Step 3: use the following naming convention for files:
  and [AIGANYC-Lastname-Firstname.ppt]
Step4: email to your single PNG file and high res PDF document (save your PPT or Keynote as an unlocked PDF)

Download the PPT below: AIGANY_place or here on GoogleDoc
Download the Keynote template here on GoogleDoc

• April 15 by 11:59 PM, Submission deadline
• Review and selection by AIGA/NY Board of Directors
• May 10 launch

 at NYC Making Place, the AIGA/NY exhibit at NYCXDESIGN
Some of the entries might also be featured in Design/Relief’s TUMBLR about Creative Placemaking

Thank you!

Questions? email