About MAS

Since 1893, The Municipal Art Society of New York has been dedicated to safeguarding the city’s past while advancing the best ideas for tomorrow.

Leveraging our network of urban planners, architects, elected officials, activists, and developers, MAS has helped shape the future of New York for over 120 years.

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Learn about our unique history and successes, from championing the first municipal Zoning Code to saving Times Square.

MAS Board of Directors & Governance

Experts in a variety of fields related to our mission serve as volunteer directors of MAS.
Click here for a list of the MAS board of directors.

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The Municipal Art Society has four committees made up of distinguished professionals who volunteer their time help to advise and direct MAS advocacy activities. Click here for further details.


Click here for the MAS staff roster and contact details.

Jobs & Internships

View our current job openings and volunteer opportunities here.



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MAS fights for intelligent urban design, planning and preservation through education, dialogue and advocacy.

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When you join MAS, you become part of a venerable tradition of civic-minded citizens who care deeply about the future of New York City. Learn more.

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