The world's authoritative site for information
on the World Trade Center memorial competition
and the world's largest archive of memorial competition
An organization that shares ideas, artwork and designs
for a permanent World Trade Center memorial to recognize
all three terrorist locations: WTC, Pentagon, Shanksvillie,
Website shares information with the public toward the
goal of constructing a memorial near Shanksville, Pennsylvania,
crash site of United Flight 93.
An advocacy group comprised of family members of those
killed at the WTC, Pentagon and on the four hijacked
airplanes. The organization provides a voice for family
members and concerned citizens on relevant issues, from
the permanent memorial to legal and financial matters.
A non-profit organization with the goals of promoting
the interests of the victims' families and supporting
public policies to prevent terrorism.
The organization gives voice to World Trade Center victims
and families about conditions, policies and decisions
impacting the recovery, financial assistance and memory
of loved ones.
The organization is addressing issues relating to the
redevelopment and memorialization of the September 11th
A nonprofit group which serves as a support and information
resource, providing psychological comfort and emotional
respite to the families of the Sept. 11 attacks' victims
Message and support website for the widows and families
of firefighters, police and EMS rescue workers.
9-11 Widows' and Victims' Families Association was organized
to insure the dignified recovery of loved ones and to
address other issues related to September 11th.
A non-profit public charity created to address the issues
of children experiencing family trauma including the
September 11th attacks. The foundation is named in memory
of Todd Beamer, one of the heroes of United Flight 93.
Site for the families of those lost at the Pentagon,
including those who were on American Airlines Flight
A non-profit organization helping families and individuals
create meaningful life-story tributes.
A current database of victims.
A flag in memory of September 11th, available in standard
size, as a handheld flag or as a decal. Sale proceeds
go to the 9/11 relief efforts.
A memorial by an Australian, Chris von Deutschburg,
the website provides information about the attacks and
links to WTC memorial designs other WTC-related issues.
Proposals for WTC Memorial and
World Trade Center Site
New York Magazine's postings of ideas for rebuilding
the WTC site. Click on this link to view the Endurance
Memorial proposal. Feel free to add a comment.
Another memorial design proposal for the World Trade
Six concept plans for WTC site issued in July 2002.
Gotham Gazette's web pages devoted to memorializing
the terrorists attacks.
Rebuilding WTC Site, Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan Development Corporation was created
in the aftermath of September 11th by Governor Pataki
and then-Mayor Giuliani to help plan and coordinate
the rebuilding and revitalization of Lower Manhattan.
The Municipal Art Society has gathered a network of
civic and community organizations and other concerned
citizens, to provide a vision for renewing the WTC site
and lower Manhattan. The coalition has produced a document
entitled "Imagine New York" and is now working
to implement the report's recommendations.
The Regional Plan Association has convened The Civic
Alliance to Rebuild Downtown New York to develop strategies
for the redevelopment of Lower Manhattan in the aftermath
of the September 11 attack. The Civic Alliance is a
coalition of more than 75 business, community and environmental
groups representing a cross-section of metropolitan
"DowntownNYC" is website managed by the nonprofit
Project for Public Spaces (PPS) in collaboration with
the Civic Alliance to Rebuild Downtown New York, which
serves as a free-forum for gathering ideas about the
redevelopment of lower Manhattan.
New York New Visions: a coalition of 20 architecture,
planning, and design organizations, representing over
30,000 individuals, which has pooled the collective
resources and technical expertise of over 350 professionals
and civic group leaders in a pro-bono effort to address
the issues surrounding the rebuilding of Lower Manhattan.
The NYC Rebuild Task Force is a coalition of designers,
engineers, city-planners, etc. which was brought together
to provide professional advice on the rebuilding process
and advocate a vision for the revitalization of lower
A comprehensive website that posts links to articles
and other websites on a wide variety of topics related
to the terrorist attacks. Topic examples include "Filling
the Void, What Happens to the Site," "Six
Plans for Ground Zero," and "Analysis of Collapse."
Galleries & Artists
Stevens Jay Carter, Washington, DC artist extraordinaire
and co-founder of Project BRASAS, an alternative arts
organization that sponsors art exhibitions, lectures
A primary source on the web listing galleries around
metropolitan Washington, DC. The website also ranks
DC area galleries and artists.
Nonprofit gallery showcasing local avant-garde and
experimental art, along with exciting work by national
and international artists. The gallery exhibits Stuart
Gallery represents local (Washington DC area), national
and internationally-exhibited artists. The gallery also
auctions work through www.Sotheby.com. The gallery exhibits
Stuart Gosswein's work.
Endurance Memorial Collaborators
Michael Berman, Berman Studios. Endurance Memorial collaborator
and consultant. An artist who is equally comfortable
with figurative and abstract compositions, his paintings
always contain passion and expressive colors. Co-founder,
Project BRASAS and the Downtown Artists Coalition, an
organization that seeks to preserve artist's studios
in Washington, DC.
Deirdre Cohalan, Thundersites. Endurance Memorial website
designer and creator of virtual tour flash movie. Deirdre
is a independant graphic designer based in Washington,