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September 29, 2016

Mural Arts & J2 Design | A First Look at a Fresh Look
Thursday, October 13th: 6:00PM - 9:00PM
990 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123

September 28, 2016

Where Design Comes Into Play Exhibit
Ongoing, Opens Thursday, October 6, 2016
Philadelphia City Hall, 2nd and 4th Floor, Visitors’ Entrance, NE corner

Photo courtesy of Drexel University

September 27, 2016

Design Research Symposium 
Friday October 14th | 12:30PM - 8:00PM
URBN Center | 3501 Market Street, Philadelphia PA 19104
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September 23, 2016

PRESS RELEASE: The Great Innovation Debate!


Caroline Tiger
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September 22, 2016

Reimagining Kensington: Revitalization of Waterloo Playground
Monday, October 10th, 3pm to 5pm
Waterloo Playground, 2501 Waterloo Street, Philadelphia 19133

Rendering of Schuylkill Yard. Image Courtesy of Drexel University

September 21, 2016

Architecture is always a key component in DesignPhiladelphia programming and this year there are a bevy of fascinating events that will provoke new avenues of thought and inspire excellence in architects, students, and enthusiasts alike.

Student's create terrariums exploring sensory aspects of HOME.

September 20, 2016

Five Senses of Home
October 6-16 | 9:00AM - 5:00PM
UArts & String Theory High School           
333 S Broad St. (Gallery 224) & 1600 Vine St.

Photo c/o MIO

September 19, 2016


MIO & Bose Professional Present
MiXer: A design installation celebrating the power of sound.