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By Erike De Veyra on May 2, 2019
Wow! Can’t believe it’s almost been a month since our roadshow, touring some of the popular neighborhoods in DesignPhiladelphia’s history. It was great to come out and meet folks new to DesignPhiladelphia, festival veterans and advocates. We went into this as a total experiment...Yes, to share information about the festival and how to get involved with DesignPhiladelphia. But it became more than that, it became a platform to share ideas—how can we spread the word of design and inspire its importance in our everyday life. It also became a space for our team to share our vision and hopes for... more
By Tiffany Mercer-Robbins on May 2, 2019
With its marquee events during NYCxDESIGN in May, WantedDesign , located in both Manhattan’s Terminal Stores in Chelsea and Brooklyn’s Industry City, is a platform dedicated to promoting design and fostering the international creative community at large throughout the year. As the only independent show based in NYC during NYCxDESIGN, WantedDesign will continue to nurture New York City’s design dialogue through events, conversations, workshops and exhibitions. WantedDesign Manhattan (May 18-21), held at the Terminal Stores in the Chelsea neighborhood, will showcase the following: Look Book , presented with Surface magazine, is a program dedicated to North American independent studios that... more
By Elizabeth Paul on May 2, 2019
You’ve planned and organized, now it’s time to officially become a DesignPhiladelphia event partner. Submitting and paying for your event this year is easy with our online form – simply follow the steps below. NOTE: Open House submissions are not being accepted at this time. An announcement will be made when the dates for the Design Crawls have been selected. 1. Visit: 2. Existing Event Partners: If you submitted an event last year, your credentials are still good, Click on Log In to submit the user name and password you created last year. If you forgot your password, no... more