Entries by Desiree Frieson

Cybersecurity, Hardware and Design

On Thursday, October 4, NYDesigns attended the launch event announcing the CyberNYC initiative spearheaded by the New York Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) to grow New York City’s cybersecurity workforce through research, development and training opportunities. At the center of this $30 million dollar  initiative are programs and training centers that will position NYC as global […]

New FabLab Member Onye Ahanotu

Onye Ahanotu has spent the past 13 years living around the U.S.A. (Los Angeles, Chicago, Ann Arbor, Boston and now New York City), exploring and learning from all that is around him. His artistic origins are rooted in drawing from childhood. Over the decades, Onye grew into painting before entering the world of photography. He is classically […]

We Live for Hard Tech & Design & We’re Hiring 🔧🔩🔨

Founded in 2006, NYDesigns is dedicated to the success of design and hardware tech startups in NYC. Companies in our incubator get three years of private studio space and access to a network of mentors and advisers. Makers can prototype their design ideas in our safe, secure, 5,000-sq-ft fabrication lab. We produce events and programs for […]

Meet New Residents Street Lab aka the Uni Project

Street Lab is a nonprofit that creates unique programs for public space across New York City—pop-up reading rooms, open-air drawing studios, and more. Our passion is bringing people together and transforming public space, and we focus on solutions that communities can’t easily implement themselves, sharing our solutions across the city. We choose pop-up locations based […]