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Our Top Ten Picks for Boston Design Week!

The Fourth Annual Boston Design Week is right around the corner! An amazing week that seeks to promote public awareness and appreciation of design, this event is truly a delight. ...

Meet Spring’s UNITE Panelists

Before we dive into Now What? How Public Policy Shapes the Built Environment on March 23, let’s meet our panel of experts to learn more about their backgrounds. Meet our ...

Press Release: Urban Innovation Challenge Exhibition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Amanda Hawkins, Program Manager  amanda@designmusemfoundation.org High resolution media images available upon request DESIGN MUSEUM BOSTON OPENS PUBLIC EXHIBITION FEATURING 100 LOCAL DESIGNERS AND THEIR IDEAS TO IMPROVE OUR CITY The Urban Innovation ...

The Future of Where We Work

Design Museum Mornings with Kristian Kloeckl, Northeastern University As flexible work practices are freeing people to work anywhere, more discoveries are being made for new places to work. The public park and ...

Urban Hike

The Urban Hike was designed at the Urban Innovation Challenge to inspire exploration between communities. Trail markers will direct visitors on walking tours that connect the surrounding neighborhoods and encourage people ...

Celebrating Women’s History Month

This month is about elevating women that are doing incredible things for their communities. The world is powered by people who are courageous, passionate, and kind, and we saw the ...

Urban Innovation Challenge Exhibition

Urban Innovation Challenge Exhibition Public Exhibition • Harbor Garage Windows, 70 E. India Row, Boston MA This public window exhibition highlights designs generated at the Urban Innovation Festival — a collaborative design ...

Extraordinary Playscapes Opening Reception

Design Museum’s Extraordinary Playscapes is landing in San Francisco on April 6th! This national exhibit has traveled from Boston to Portland and is arriving in SF this April. We are bringing the power of play ...

Throwback Thursday: AD20/21 Gala 2016!

Boston Design Week is right around the corner, and we couldn’t be more excited! Especially because this annual event also means the return of the AD20/21 Gala. A night of ...

The Role of Design in Social Activism

For designers, getting involved in social activism can be an invigorating yet daunting personal challenge. We have incredibly valuable training at hand; from empathy to communication to the ability to ...