What is AYD

AYD is where everything connects: people, ideas, objects and stories held together with passion, knowledge and authenticity becoming a diverse ecosystem amplifying and lighting the path to an inclusive Earth positive future.

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AYD LA

Inspiration. Principle. Passion.

AYD is a diverse ecosystem built for global impact and designed to foster cross disciplinary collaboration. As both a community center and members club, we aim to educate and inspire business leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, and disruptors through immersion in the Scandinavian practices as well as rooted in the 7th Generation Sustainability

AYD Los Angeles will be the destination for sustainable hospitality, art and design, conservation, research, and innovation.

IT IS A…

community of like-minded individuals who believe in making the world a better place.

 

physical space to intentionally engage members in the cultivation and execution of collaborations focused on environmental sustainability, human rights, education and culture – both globally and locally in Los Angeles.

 

lifestyle lab of the future.

 

cultural platform to share creative production and help put knowledge into action.

 

creative hub for innovation where ideas can be scaled from thought to production, bringing together pivotal figures from the worlds of the arts, science, business, and entertainment.

 

collective driven by investing in the world around us and to helping businesses find new ways of working towards a circular, regenerative future.

SPACE

AYD-LA’S home will be a mixed-use, zero-waste facility featuring :
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Greenhouse &
Permaculture Garden

Hyperlocally-sourced fresh ingredients from our own urban farm will limit travel time for food, significantly reducing our carbon footprint. We will have no need to preserve and transport organic produce. This serves as precedent: life can be lived well for the individual and surroundings, concurrently. Our intention is for our members to return home inspired and motivated to respect that nature is continually part of their daily lives.

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Farm to Table Restaurant &
Bar Lounge Areas

Scandinavian most exciting and innovative chefs, this private members’ restaurant will define sustainable New Nordic cuisine.

farm-to-table
gallery

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Art &
Exhibition Spaces

We will host artists, scientists, and innovators to present potential solutions to global challenges featuring the most promising approaches to address climate change and promote sustainability by highlighting both for-profit and nonprofit solutions to pressing environmental issues.

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Meeting Spaces

screening

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Screening
Rooms

Co-programmed by Sundance, Tribeca, and Curzon London, the cinema will offer outstanding weekly programming co-curated by carefully selected filmmakers, artists, and musicians.

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Holistic Childcare Services

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Social Club &
Speakeasy

Inspired by David Lynch’s cinematic world this intimate and exclusive ‘wall on the hall’ will host special events by the best musicians and DJs from around the World.

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Self-care &
Healing Facilities

Serving as a catalyst in the transformation of humankind we will be working with individuals and institutions to integrate body, mind, heart, spirit, and community in a nurturing relationship with the environment.

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PROGRAMS / SERVICES / EVENTS

In-House programs will encourage expansion, healing, and restoration of the mind, body, and soul. AYD events will cultivate community and generate awareness through self-discovery, engagement, and education.
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