Abstrakt: Christopher Farr x Commune

Christopher Farr Showroom 245 W 29th St. 15th Floor, New York, NY, United States

Introducing Abstrakt, the newest collection of rugs by Commune for Christopher Farr. The patterns were developed from small scale paintings by Steven Johanknecht, inspired by a love of the minimalistic, geometric, patterns of vintage Scandinavian and Swedish rugs.

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“Prototype” by MOCK STUDIO

Based In 49 Elizabeth Street 6th Floor, New York, NY, United States

MOCK Studio Presents "Prototype" a selection of early work developed over the last 2 years during the studio's formation, the event will be hosted at Based-In penthouse located at 49 Elizabeth Street. The studio is focused on furniture installations inspired by an overtly reductivist design philosophy, some of the recurring themes in MOCK's work are […]

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La Tiendita de Las Islas

La Sala de Pepe y Foto Espacio 73 Avenue C, New York, NY, United States

La Tiendita de Las Islas presents works from the new Diaspora Design Movement. Opening mid NYCxDESIGN week with a design symposium at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, presenting the work of design laboratories focused on building new creative solidarity economies. Guest presenters will include the Casa Tereques Incubator from Santurce, PR, representing over a dozen home […]

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NYCxDESIGN and LIGHTFAIR present Future Directions for Urban Space at Night

Javits Center 429 11th Avenue, New York, NY, United States

NYCxDESIGN and LIGHTFAIR present Future Directions for Urban Space at Night A panel conversation exploring how urban lighting activates public space after dark.  Join the discussion about serving our nighttime communities: people who love to be out at night and those who must. At LightFair Jacob Javits Convention Center Wednesday, May 24 11:30am - 12:30pm Panelists: […]

2024 Interior & Lifestyle Trend seminar

Tarkett Showroom 440 Park Ave S 2nd floor, New York, NY, United States

Philip Fimmano curator and trend THE GREAT DISRUPTION: 2024 Lifestyle, Home & InteriorsAt the cusp of a new era, a contemporary generation will lead the way toward a more conscious future. Several key lifestyles emerge, proving that change for good is not only possible but is well on its way. Beyond the pandemic, people are […]


Designing with Art: Interior Studio MAWD and New York-based Gallery Sugarlift on the Creative Relationship between Art and Design


Join global interior design firm MAWD and New York-based Sugarlift art gallery for an exciting discussion on their collaboration to curate an art collection for 450 Washington, a new residential building on the Tribeca waterfront. Discover how MAWD and Sugarlift came together to seamlessly integrate art and design, and how they selected pieces that complement […]

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Unmaking, Making, Remaking

Sommwhere on Ludlow 48 Ludlow St, New York, NY, United States

Parsons Industrial Design MFA is a leading design program that advances and challenges design theory and practice. This year's cohort represents the next generation of designers, taking their innovative thesis projects beyond institutional boundaries into the landscape of the New York design community.

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ustwo and you portfolio review

ustwo 20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

As part of ustwo's partnership with Where are the Black Designers?, we're hosting a UX/UI design portfolio review session in our New York studio on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 from 5-7pm EST. 📢 The WATBD? and ustwo teams will review up-to 40 UX/UI portfolio review candidates on the day. 💥 Candidates will get up to three sessions […]

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NYCxDESIGN presents: THE MIC:”Designing Brands and Products for Women”

Caelum Gallery 526 W 26th St #315, New York, NY, United States

NYCxDESIGN presents: THE MIC: "DESIGNING BRANDS AND PRODUCTS FOR WOMEN" Hosted by Debbie Millman; Sponsored by Flamingo As a featured event of this year’s NYCxDESIGN Festival, we invite you to a live podcast recording of “The Mic”, NYCxDESIGN’s seminal podcast hosted by Debbie Millman, that offers an inside look into New York City’s most creative […]

Weaving Worlds: A Screening of the Film by Bennie Klain

Bard Graduate Center 18 West 86th St., New York, NY, United States

In this compelling and intimate portrait of economic and cultural survival through art, Navajo filmmaker Bennie Klain takes viewers into the world of contemporary Navajo weavers and their struggles for self-sufficiency. Highlighting untold stories and colorful characters involved in the making and selling of Navajo rugs, Weaving Worlds explores the lives of Diné artisans and […]

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Transforming California’s Mingei International Museum

Vitsœ NYC 17 W 8th Street, New York, NY, United States

Redefining a Californian institution: the Mingei International Museum, San Diego. Jennifer Luce, of Luce et Studio architects, reveals the story behind a renovation that evolved into a transformation – from inspiration to completion. Dedicated to the mingei philosophy – which can be translated as ‘common or folk craft’ but also as ‘art of the people’ […]

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TileBar Showroom 45 West 21st Street, New York, NY, United States

Leading design experts Stacy Garcia, Keith Baltimore, Traci Kloos, and John Tudisco share what is hot in design now. Secure a front row seat to the Stacy Garcia New York Design Drop! Be the first to experience the 2024 collection. Hear from top design experts about the future design trends that matter to you. VIP […]


Exploring the Real Time Internet with argodesign

argodesign NY studio 285 N 6th Street, Floor 4, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Find your place in the Real-Time Internet with argodesign at our studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. At this interactive open studio and happy hour event, we’ll explore the power of generative computing and AI tools—and importantly, the tangible ways we can apply them. Stop by and see the work we do, check out an interactive installation […]

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Dumbo x Design – A Celebration of Dumbo’s Design Companies

Superfine 126 Front Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Behold Dumbo's incredible Design Community! We are celebrating the incredible work of design companies that call Dumbo home with a party and showcase of work. Come join us for drinks with designers from Pensa, Hudson Wilder, Red Antler, Frog, BIG Architecture, Brompton Bikes and a dozen more companies.

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Desiring Machines

99 Scott 99 Scott Ave, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Composite presents Desiring Machines, a group show of art objects created by a jetsetting cadre of New York to Berlin DJs, ravers, artists, and designers. Curator Christian Dutilh challenged his community to create an object inspired by rave aesthetics—their industrial environments, their expressive dress codes, their role as places for self exploration, their sex positivity, […]

Designing Peace Talk

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum 2 East 91st St, New York, NY, United States

How does design impact gendered experience? Or rather, how does gendered experience impact design? Historically, design has neglected the needs of women, girls, transgender people, and gender minorities. In recent years, designers have worked to change gender-biased systems in their practice. Join us for a conversation with architects and urban designers as they consider the […]

$10 – $18

Zenda Game Night

Zenda Office, Chrysler Building 405 Lexington Ave Suite 5002, New York, NY, United States

Ready for an exciting challenge? Come join Zenda for an engaging game night! Collaborate with fellow professionals and test your expertise in research, design, and lo-fi prototyping. No matter your background - be it design, business, tech, or anything else - our Zendaland original participatory design game is designed to awaken the design consultant within […]




The High School of Fashion Industries 35th Annual Scholarship and Fundraiser Fashion Show   Honoring Angelo Baque, Founder of Awake, with the Visionary Award and UPS with the Fashion Equity Award       Wednesday, May 24th (Rain date May 25th)    6:30PM  Mix & Mingle  7:00PM Fashion Awards   7:30PM  Fashion Show     Seats: […]

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Arrival: AM.

Lovely Media Lounge 383 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn, NY, United States

AM., a native of Long Beach, California, will participate in NYCxDESIGN to screen his short film "33" and debut his new record "8." Follow him on Instagram at @am.theartist and TikTok @am.theartist sponsored by TCC Entertainment!

Working from Work: The Future Office is Sustainable and Flexible

1 Willoughby Square 235 Duffield St 7th Floor, Brooklyn, NY, United States

FXCollaborative, a leading architecture firm committed to building a better world through equitable and sustainable design, welcomes NYC's design community to "Working from Work: The Future Office is Sustainable and Flexible," about FXCollaborative's groundbreaking approach to designing a workplace for the next generation of employees. Hear firsthand from FXCollaborative Partners Michael Syracuse & Gustavo Rodriguez […]