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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 ...

A Little Love for Design

Happy Valentine’s Day! We want to show some love to some of the art, inspiration, and education that our community has to offer. Here are some of our recent favorites: Image courtesy ...

#SignDesignPDX

We were once again blown away this weekend by the power of our community. In the midst of empowered voices came visual creativity from young and old in the form ...

Recap: Extraordinary Playscapes

This past fall, we officially kicked off our biggest season yet with Extraordinary Playscapes. This exhibit was quite literally years in the making and focused on two things we care ...

#SnowmanDesign

In honor of last week’s epic snowstorm, we gathered some of our favorite #SnowmanDesign shots on Instagram. Check out the city’s most creative snowman designers below! #pdxsnowpocalypse2017 #pdxsnowman #pdxsnow #seriouslywtf A ...

Recap • Field Trip • Pulp and Deckle

When it comes to Design Museum Field Trips we talk the talk and walk the walk, and our most recent Field Trip to Pulp & Deckle was no exception—it was ...

Recap • UNITE • Data Visualization

Before heading to WeWork Custom House for our data visualization UNITE we knew it was going to be a big one—tickets were sold out! As our guests swamped into WeWork Custom House ...

Recap • Winter Celebration 2016

The twinkling lights of Friday night commuters making their way up I-5 were seen through the expansive warehouse windows of Uncorked Studios in the Eastbank Commerce Center, one of the ...

Spotlight • Christian Freissler

Spotlight is a brand new interview series by Design Museum Portland featuring Portland’s most creative initiatives and innovative thinkers.             “Try to stay original. Try to do those few things that you do really ...

Spotlight • Mandi Jenks

Spotlight is a brand new interview series by Design Museum Portland featuring Portland’s most creative initiatives and innovative thinkers. “I’ve never designed the same rug twice.” – Mandi Jenks, FLOR In a ...