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Majora Carter Wins Edmund N. Bacon Urban Design Awards

Majora Carter - Winner of the 2020 Edmund N. Bacon Urban Design Award

January 30, 2020

MIS Capital Returns as Presenting Sponsor

November 4, 2019

Millésimé a Design Showroom in Old City,  is hosting an event to benefit the local animal shelter – PAWS. Designs, books and pets come together for a very special event.

Pictured Left to right: Sam Garst, Tim Bulluck (Amtrak On-Board Services), BreAnna Bechtold, Brandon Bauer, Kristin Kopple, Arcangelo Guida, Robin Kohles
Photo Credit: Amtrak

October 11, 2019

Attendees Focused on Reducing Waste and Innovating Existing On-board Delivery Services to Minimize Amtrak’s Environmental footprint.


October 8, 2019

PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 8, 2019. The Center for Emerging Visual Artists celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST) this October.

October 2, 2019

Philadelphia, PAOctober 1, 2019 — East Market today announced it will serve as a sponsor and official location partner for DesignPhiladelphia, the 14th annual festival produced by the Center for Architecture and Design.

September 27, 2019

Manayunk businesses will host a night of “design for all” on October 3.

September 27, 2019


Lyft’s participation will focus on modern mobility through design, including a thought leadership panel and interactive installation.

September 19, 2019

September 19, 2019

25th  Show celebrates with DesignPhiladelphia, Rebuilding Together Philadelphia, Workshops