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As our space in Brooklyn is closed for the foreseeable future, we are dedicating our time, resources and platform to sharing the best creative activities, talks, events, and more that are taking place in the digital sphere over the coming weeks. See below for what's on.

David Claerbout's Hypnotic Film Travel presented by Sean Kelly Gallery

Friday, April 3rd will be Sean Kelly Gallery's first Film Friday featuring David Claerbout's Hypnotic Film Travel. The film will be available for viewing on Sean Kelly Gallery's vimeo page for 24 hours.



Artist/Sculptor Sadie Clayton is collaborating with Aida, the first female artist robot on a series of digital initiatives beginning with taking over Aida's Instagram account @aidaroboton on April 6 starting at 9:00am GMT.


TORTUGA Virtual Showroom: Conversation with Light + Ladder

Tortuga is launching their virtual showroom and invite you to view the latest collection of concrete and natural stone terrazzo vessels by Light + Ladder. Join Farrah Sit, Founder of Light + Ladder and Andrea Hill, Founder of TORTUGA for a conversation, presentation, home tour and Q&A.

Apr 07 / 11:00AM EDT

NEW INC x Data & Society: Coping Through Precarious Work

Data & Society are teaming up with NEW INC for a virtual discussion about how our creative practices evolve during precarious times.

Apr 08 / 5:00PM EDT

Wendy & Tonne Live

Hear from New York Magazine's design editor Wendy Goodman and her sister Tonne, the sustainability editor at Vogue on Instagram Live, on how their careers have been shaped by stellar mentors (such as Diana Vreeland). Wendy will be taking over the handle @thebookmarc (linked here) and Tonne on @marcjacobs.

Apr 09 / 3:00PM EDT

Daniel D’Oca, “Who What Where” presented by Harvard Graduate School of Design

Join Associate Professor in Practice of Urban Planning at HGSD and Principal and Co-Founder of Interboro Partners, for a talk about community engagement and what it should be: an open-ended, inclusive, and meaningful dialogue that generates something unique and site-specific, and that gives community members an opportunity to significantly shape the built environment.

Apr 10 / 12:00PM EDT

NEW INC x Rhizome: Experiments in Art and Technology

Along with Nokia Bell Labs, Rhizome is partnering with us to bring our Experiments in Art and Technology Track to life. Tune in for a short account of E.A.T.'s significance and history, followed by open discussion & Q&A.

Apr 13 / 12:00PM EDT

Ask Me Anything with NEW INC Director of Community

Emma Osore, Director of Community at NEW INC is holding office hours to answer community questions. Open to all.

Apr 17 / 5:00PM EDT


Tune into the first-ever virtual URBAN-X Demo Day on April 21! Running in parallel with the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, an international call to bring attention to our climate crisis and take action, Demo Day 07 will highlight Cohort 07 startups and showcase their solutions for a resilient future.

Apr 21 / 1:00PM EDT


A/D/O is closed until further notice. During this time, all on-site programming and access to exhibitions is cancelled, but we're highlighting virtual exhibitions from other design institutions.

Research Programs

A/D/O Research Programs are a platform for designers and scholars to explore unique and non-traditional fields related to design.