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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 ...

The Healing Power of Touch

Design Museum Mornings with Rosalyn Cama, CAMA Numerous studies have confirmed that touch is connected to many therapeutic benefits, including reduced stress as well as improved sleep, memory, and pain management. ...

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 ...

Recap: AD20/21 Gala

On the evening of April 6th, we were honored to be the beneficiaries of the 10th annual AD20/21 Gala at the Cyclorama. Celebrating Boston Design Week, Design Museum Boston was ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Video: STEAM Rocket Fuel for the Innovation Economy

On the morning of January 27th, we gathered at Google to see Steve Vinter present on the value of STEAM Education. We had a great morning while learning a lot ...

#SignDesignBOS

In honor of the historic Boston Women’s March for America this weekend, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite signs we saw, celebrating creativity and the potency of visual design. ...

Design Museum Boston Wins 50 on Fire Award

Earlier this month, we were honored to receive one of Bostinno’s 50 on Fire Awards! Out of 150 finalists made up of the most innovative organizations in the city, our Executive ...

Support the Next 3 Years of Great Design in Boston!

Make a Year-End Gift   Three years ago I had one of those meetings that changes everything. We were just coming off of our successful Street Seats outdoor exhibition and I asked ...