the action lab ny

Find Strength in Community

To envision and realize our goal of freedom for all, The Action Lab generates opportunity – to rejuvenate, to dream, to build community, to learn, to create, to innovate, and to take courageous action.


Sanctuary & Strategy

In the midst of profound political and cultural upheaval, there is significant potential for radical change. For it to happen, though, we must do better.


Action for Justice

Leading visual and performing artists, social justice movement leaders, and innovative organizers gathered to reimagine the work of art and justice.

Applications Now Open: Take A Breath Residency 2022

Take a Breath Residencies offer a space for individual movement organizers, artists, healers, and other leaders to rest, reflect, and cultivate practices that will nourish and strengthen their efforts to imagine and create a more just and equitable future

A space for sanctuary and strategy

Sitting on 23 acres of lush woodlands and overlooking a large and peaceful pond, our buildings and grounds provide a sanctuary and respite to brainstorm and provoke change