3rd Ward is a member-based art and design center for creative professionals in New York City. Committed to providing resources, opportunities and a dynamic-creative network, our space houses four gorgeous photo studios, a professional wood & metal shop, a fully loaded digital media lab, shared & private work space and a large selection of interdisciplinary art classes. This is your home for creativity. We strive to enhance people's lives and careers by giving them new ways of problem-solving in this changing world. We recognize that ideas matter and support creative endeavors that empower our members, students, and community.