New York City's Official Celebration of Design

The Festival: May 18-25, 2023

The NYCxDESIGN Festival returns on May 18-25, 2023! Be part of the design week that attracts thousands of visitors to New York City to celebrate global creative accomplishments, share new ideas, and inspire through design. 

There are plenty of opportunities for local, national, and international designers and organizations to participate from group exhibitions, open studios, public installations, panels, virtual events, and more.

2022 Festival in The News

Event Registration is LIVE!

We invite all members of the design community to organize a design event between May 18-25, 2023, as part of the NYCxDESIGN Festival. Register your event by March 15 for your event to be considered for inclusion in NYCxDESIGN’s press announcement!


Curated Itineraries

Explore curated event tracks developed by the NYCxDESIGN team and design leaders–showcasing the breadth of talent, districts, and innovation that make New York City’s design community like no other.


Open Studio Crawls

Join us for a series of walking tours offering a behind-the-scenes look at how design is made right here in NYC.



Presented in partnership with Eater and Punch, DRINKSxDESIGN features a select group of design-centric restaurants and bars offering bespoke cocktails served exclusively during The Festival


Thank you to our 2023 Festival Presenting Sponsors

Thank you to our 2023 Festival Program Sponsors

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