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August 18, 2017

DesignPhiladelphia 2017 Celebrates Local and World Renowned Designers


October 26, 2016

AGI recognizes that continuing education is a critical element of business today.

October 7, 2016

FitCityPHL 2
Thursday, October 13th | 8:30AM - 4:00PM
Center for Architecture & Design | 1218 Arch St. Philadelphia, PA 19106
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October 5, 2016

Intercurrences: Intervening Design Strategies
Thursday October 6th - October 10th: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Thursday October 13th - October 16th: 10:00PM - 6:00PM

photo courtesy of The Handwork Studio

October 4, 2016

This year, DesignPhiladelphia is offering the most programming for youngins’ yet. See below for a full list of programs that engage the next generation of designers in hands on learning and play…

October 2, 2016

By Chris Murray, Director of Industrial Design at Bresslergroup

There’s been an ongoing debate in the design world since legendary user-centered design advocate, Don Norman (best known for penning The Design of Everyday Things), wrote a 2010 essay that began: 

September 30, 2016

New Inside World: Light and Form
Thursday October 6th 6:00PM - 9:00PM (opening reception)
Friday, October 7th: 6:00PM – 9:00PM (First Friday)
Sunday October 9th: 2:00PM - 6:00PM
Thursday October 13th - October 15th: 2:00PM - 6:00PM