Local Projects is an experience design studio that connects people to brands and cultural institutions through meaningful interactions. We help visitors have a social experience with art.

Local Projects is an experience design studio that connects people to brands and cultural institutions through meaningful interactions. We help visitors discover the past, present, and future of NYC.

Local Projects is an experience design studio that connects people to brands and cultural institutions through meaningful interactions. We help visitors edit DNA.

Local Projects is an experience design studio that connects people to brands and cultural institutions through meaningful interactions. We help visitors hear Australian history from multiple perspectives.

Local Projects is an experience design studio that connects people to brands and cultural institutions through meaningful interactions. We help visitors curate their own museum tour.

Local Projects is an experience design studio that connects people to brands and cultural institutions through meaningful interactions. We help visitors become designers for a day.

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We honor heritage through innovation.

Our highest priority is to ensure that our clients’ traditions, values, and subject matter expertise are properly and compellingly communicated. That means taking a chance on immersive and innovative approaches that can inspire emotion and create strong memories. We test each new approach with rigor by prototyping early and iterating often.

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Creative technology and physical design, integrated.

Many design studios segregate different disciplines, treating each like a station on an assembly line. Not us. We make magic by putting an interdisciplinary team on each phase of a new project. Our synthesis of creative technology and physical design is a potent combination, capable of offering signature design moments that engage visitors in ways they'll never forget. 

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Results that exceed expectations.

Our work gets results. We consistently generate big increases in visitation for public-facing projects, deeper engagement from visitors and more effective sales funnels for our corporate clients, and plenty of awards and earned media for both.

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The best way to get to know us is with a workshop. Let’s get started.

Discovery & Strategy

  • Interpretive planning
  • Workshops & charrettes
  • Audience & market research
  • Positioning

Concept Design

  • Rough concept design
  • Exhibit & master planning
  • Environmental design and planning
  • Final concept design
  • Fundraising materials
  • Physical design coordination

Prototyping & Development

  • Content development
  • 3D modeling & rendering
  • Interaction design
  • Prototyping & user testing
  • Design documentation

Production & Launch

  • Motion & graphic design
  • Software & hardware development
  • Materials sampling
  • Subcontractor management
  • Installation & maintenance

Contact Us

123 William Street
Suite 801
New York, NY 10038
212.480.0479

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We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the DA&D Award.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the Cannes Gold Lion.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the Fast Company Innovation by Design Award.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the Core 77 Award.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the One Club Award.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the IDCA.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the Muse Award.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the AIGA Award.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the Webby Award.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the Communicator Award.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the ID Magazine Award.

We’ve won over 100 major design awards, including the Communication Arts Award.