The World’s First Underground Park

Join the Lowline in transforming an abandoned subway station into public greenspace.
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Do We Dream Under the Same Sky

Join Rirkrit Tiravanija in building an artist residency for everyone.
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Into the Wild: A Colouring Book About Nature

by Kelly Blake

A colouring book for adults that explores the natural beauty of the world we live in; but in a slightly abstract way.

The Attack of the Schmeegies and Other Musical Nightmares

by mark gottlieb

Finally a piano book for students that combines music, comic art and narration.


by Betsy Harrison

A project to restore an historic building and printing press and give it new life.

Help Improve the Floasis!

by Tara McManus

The Floasis is a flow and circus arts space that offers classes, shows, community events, and props for new spinners. Help us improve!

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Free Community Walk-In Movie Theater in San Francisco


Help build a one-of-a-kind walk-in movie theater. Let's bring free outdoor film to San Francisco!

Save Artisans - Bring Real Kimono to New York Fashion Week

by Hiromi Asai

Kimono artisans and stylist bring Kimono on stage to New York Fashion Week for Saving Kimono Artisans and Arts of Kimono Creation

30 Seconds Away: Breaking the Cycle

by Jessica Farrell

Go from the streets to the courtrooms, as Harold Sloan and fellow homeless men struggle to survive in Milwaukee, WI.

Help Us Build A Youth Food Movement in North Minneapolis

by Appetite for Change

Appetite For Change offers leadership development training to young people who are interested in creating a local food system.

14 Days: A game about life with migraines

by Hannah Shaffer

A 2-player tabletop game about balancing day-to-day responsibilities around life with migraines.

Pollock l’acchiappa-panzane

by Pagella Politica

Una campagna di fact-checking animati per rendere più difficile la vita ai politici che “sparano panzane”

David Chen's First Cello EP

by David Chen

Help David Chen make pop music with his looping cello.

Sweet Ruin: The Brooklyn Domino Sugar Refinery

by Paul Raphaelson

A stunning photography book about the abandoned factory, its history, and the surreal interior during its final days standing.

Fortunate Horse Magazine: Issue #2: Mister Cigarette

by Taylor Moore

A very real fake magazine from some of the writers behind Saturday Night Live, The New Yorker, The Onion, Adult Swim, and more.

Fahrenheit 2451 - Preserve Your Data in a Sapphire Disk

by Alain Rey & Farid Benzakour

Preserve your most precious memories for thousands of years. The only storage medium that resists fire, water and time.


by Izzy Tennyson

Brute (winner of the 2015 IdeasTap Underbelly Award) is new writing based on the true story of a rather twisted, horrible schoolgirl.

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