Whether you're a storyteller, technologist or entrepreneur you will find collaborators, events, classes and resources to develop your ideas and projects at the Made in NY Media Center by IFP. We offer four levels of membership on a monthly or annual basis. If you have any questions about membership, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or come join us at one of our upcoming Member Information Sessions! See our Event listings for upcoming dates.
With the opening of the Made in NY Media Center, we will be seeking new members and affiliates for our co-working space and incubator program. We offer four levels of membership on a monthly or annual basis each including a range of benefits.
Approved members will be offered daytime access to desk space within the Media Center’s community workspace on a first-come, first-served basis
Invitation to private monthly networking events at the Media Center, including invite-only mixers with leaders in the creative community
25% off select Media Center workshops, seminars, conferences and classes
Access to leading media and industry professionals
Access to exclusive online programs, WiFi and other center amenities
For those creatives and entrepreneurs with a dedicated project or company, the incubator provides full-time deskspace to foster your growth. Support also includes mentorship, access to industry networks, teaching opportunities and access to conference rooms, screening room and venue rentals.
Approved members will be offered guaranteed personal desk space within the Media Center incubator space
Access to services, mentorship, and experts-in-residence, plus invitations to monthly networking events and invite-only mixers with leaders of the NYC creative community
Access to conference rooms and production suites
25% off Media Center workshops, seminars, conferences and classes
Priority daytime rental of conference rooms, classes, theatres and spaces in the Center and 25% off evening facility rentals
Twice-annual daytime use of the Media Center classrooms for private or public presentations (as available, per company/project)
Key company and individual exposure in the space/online, and to targeted companies, investors and financiers
Opportunity to teach a class or series of workshops at the Made in NY Media Center with a built-in revenue share. [Note: all classes must be submitted to email@example.com]
Select Media Center classes
For Media Professionals interested in participating in the creative community at the Media Center. Opportunities for reaching to our creative community & VIP access to events. Opportunities for mentoring and teaching.
All Incubator level amenities
VIP Access to monthly networking events at the Media Center, including invite-only mixers with leaders of the NYC creative and tech communities
Priority access/private meetings with select Media Center companies, projects and individuals
VIP networking, mentoring and teaching opportunities. Free registration to two Media Center classes per quarter
All Media Pro level amenities
Option for a dedicated Media Center workspace to track talent and projects in the space
Access to the Media Center for corporate retreats, receptions and presentations
Ability to host tastemaker screenings/presentations in the space
Exclusive access to screening room, gallery, cafe and education space
Priority access to the Media Center’s network of talent, companies and resources
We serve the NYC tech and creative communities by providing creators with the facilities, network, classes & workshops and access to industry resources that will fuel any story, project, company or platform.
Media Arts Gallery
Each month, the media arts gallery showcases an eclectic and provocative selection of video art, interactive big data pieces and /or fine art pieces by established and emerging artists.
With a private screening equipped with 78 seats, 7.1 surround sound, Blu-Ray, DCP, DCI compliant, the screening room is the gem of the Media Center. Host a screening, book a talk or panel, or schedule a screening series!
The Media Center champions the future of storytelling through a unique focus on cross-platform, cross discipline educational focus. IFP leads courses on creativity and craft, cross-media strategy, and career sustainability. For coursework related to technology, entrepreneurship and design, IFP has partnered with General Assembly, New York’s leading global education company.
The Made in NY Media Center Café, with a view of the Manhattan bridge, offers an eclectic mix of light fare to fuel the Media Center and Dumbo residents. Inspired by cross-cultural influences, offerings include salads, specialty entrées, sandwiches, and a selection of fresh pastries and desserts, wine, beer, soft drinks, and coffee.
Community Co-Working Space
Work in a quiet, productive environment surrounded by like minded creative, frequent special events, discounted classes spanning a variety of disciplines and more.
For those with a full-time project or company, the incubator program provides dedicated desk space, membership and access to the expansive Media Center network.
The Made in NY Media Center's industry community is comprised of film, media and technology innovators at the forefront of their field. With the combined networks of the Independent Filmmaker Project's network and the Mayors Office of Media and Entertainment, the Media Center provides top industry access, mentorship, and education to the creative community.