Photographer: Stephen Wilkes


ESI Design creates innovative social spaces and intuitive communication platforms that help clients and their audiences create value through the power of collaborative experiences.
Headquartered in New York City, ESI Design creates innovative physical and virtual environments that connect audiences with today’s leading cultural and commercial institutions. The firm was founded in 1977 by interactive pioneer Edwin Schlossberg with the mission to create informed conversations in public spaces that encourage participation, make people smarter, and empower action towards positive change. Clients include Best Buy, GE, McDonald’s, NewsCorp, Pfizer, Sony, Statue of Liberty Ellis Island Foundation, Boston Museum of Science and Mercy Corps.

Selected projects

Shanghai Corporate Pavilion, 2010 World Expo, Shanghai, China
Mercy Corps‚ Action Center to End World Hunger New York, NY
Best Buy Communications Network Minneapolis, MN
Ellis Island National Immigration Museum New York, NY‚ Hall of Human Life, Museum of Science, Boston, MA
INFINITY at NASA Stennis Space Center MS
Tryon Palace New Bern, NC
Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest Clermont, KY College Basketball Experience Kansas City, MO Pope John Paul II Cultural Center Washington, DC Imagination Charlotte, NC‚ Innovation Station at the Henry Ford Museum Dearborn, MI Sony Wonder Technology Lab New York, NY Kennedy Center Washington, DC Brooklyn Children's Museum Brooklyn, NY