FIGMENT is a forum for the creation and display of participatory and interactive art by emerging artists across disciplines. FIGMENT began in July 2007 as a free, one-day participatory arts event on Governors Island in New York Harbor with over 2,600 participants. Since then, FIGMENT has grown significantly each year in number of projects, duration, participants, volunteers, fundraising capability, exhibitions, locations, overall level of commitment and participation, and public support.

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You're Invited: The FIGMENT Masquerade Ball

We are excited to invite you to our second annual FIGMENT Project Fundraiser and Masquerade Ball on October 15th from 7-10pm! 

Call for Entries: 2019 Architectural Pavilion Competition

We are excited to announce that we are now accepting entries for The City of Dreams 2019 Pavilion Design Competition! 

Big News for FIGMENT NYC!

Photo (c) 2013 Stefano Corso of Batala NYC I have big news to share with you. After 12 years of creating interactive events and experiences on Governors Island, FIGMENT NYC will be moving in 2019, for the first time in our history. I am pleased to announce that FIGMENT NYC will take place on June 1-2, 2019, on Roosevelt Island in Lighthouse Park.  We are very excited about our new collaboration with the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC), and we are very eager to reach out to the people of Roosevelt Island to involve them...