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Van Alen Institute Projects in Public Architecture

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Van Alen Institute Projects in Public Architecture is a visual arts nonprofit based in New York, NY that was founded in 1916. As of 2019 they had $30 million in revenue and $34 million in assets.

Van Alen Institute is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving design in the public realm through a program of exhibitions, competitions, publications, workshops, and forums, and is an advocate for active and accessible waterfronts.

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Program areas at Van Alen Institute Projects in Public Architecture

See schedule ocompetitionsfor 120 years we have organized inventive design competitions that shape the built environment. We see the design competition as a vehicle to mobilize people across disciplines to develop innovative approaches to complex social, cultural, and ecological challenges around the world. in 2018, we organized Projects including keeping current, a multi-year series of competitions to address sea level rise in south Florida; the flatiron Public plaza holiday design competition; better bins, a competition to redesign the new york city garbage cans in collaboration with the department of sanitation; urban sos: hour city student competition; and gateways to chinatown, a competition to imagine a Public installation at the border of chinatown and little italy.

See schedule oresearchvan Alen's research is grounded in a firm belief that design is a crucial tool for investigating the most pressing social, cultural, and ecological challenges we face. Our research Projects draw on the expertise of leaders from the world of policy, science, the arts, economics, medicine, and beyond. Our goal is to advance new thinking and creative solutions to evolving problems. in 2018, we developed Van Alen report 20: "healthy brains healthy cities," which investigated how cities impact people physically, emotionally, and neurologically.

See schedule opublic programswe host energetic, festival-style seasons of Public events in new york city for a broad audience of urban enthusiasts and professionals. Our programs engage a diverse range of topics designed to provoke, enlighten, question, and critically examine the themes of mult-year inquiries. in 2018, our spring festival explored the present and future of urban mobility, while our fall festival focused on how creative "outsiders" are solving the challenges of urban life. We also presented a number of crossroad conversations, screenings of our Van Alen sessions video series, and hosted the Van Alen book club.

Form 990s for Van Alen Institute Projects in Public Architecture

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 3, 2020990View PDF
2017-12May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Mar 3, 2017990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Van Alen Institute Projects in Public Architecture

Total grants, contributions, etc.$913,981
Program services$46,897
Investment income and dividends$68,263
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$542,429
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$28,807,123
Net income from fundraising events$-61,460
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$6,941
Total revenues$30,324,174

Vendors for Van Alen Institute Projects in Public Architecture

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
SalesforceMarketing software; CRM software2020-09-16
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Personnel at Van Alen Institute Projects in Public Architecture

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Allison Freedman WeisbergFounder-Aug. 1, 2019
Daniel MaldonadoSenior Vice President, Business Development, Skanska USA-Aug. 1, 2019
█████ ███████Vice President of Strategic Investments, Quicken Loans Community Investment Fund-July 5, 2018
████████ ██ ████Executive Director, Studio Saxe-Aug. 1, 2019
██████ █████████Principal, Burohappold Engineering-Aug. 1, 2019
██████ ███████Partner and Managing Director, Snohetta$0Aug. 1, 2019
██████ █████Interim Executive Director$140,900Aug. 1, 2019
████ ███████Principal, Managing Director, Walter P Moore-Aug. 1, 2019
█████ ██████████Managing Director, Burohappold Engineering-Aug. 1, 2019
███ █████Managing Director, Squint and Opera-Aug. 1, 2019
...and 22 more key personnel

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