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Workplace Innovation Summit 2019: Transformational Technology

This year’s 5th annual Workplace Innovation Summit delves into the pervasive technology that surrounds us in the workplace and how that technology is transforming the way we work. How will we redesign ...

We Design: People. Practice. Progress.

Design Museum’s newest initiative, We Design: People. Practice. Progress., launches in Boston in fall 2019! We Design: People. Practice. Progress. brings together creatives from different backgrounds to examine and celebrate the range ...

Mobile Exhibition Recap

From August 15th to 22nd, we took to the streets of Boston, stopping downtown on the Greenway, as well as in Roxbury, Mattapan, and Cambridge. The We Design exhibition, previewed in the Mobile Exhibition, celebrates the diverse range of design careers and highlights the ways in which these people are making an impact in their respective industries.

Bespoke Bodies: The Design and Craft of Prosthetics

Explore Bespoke Bodies: The Design and Craft of Prosthetics, a multi-media exhibition highlighting people at the intersection of healthcare, style, and technology in prosthetic design.   From sculpting ocular prosthetics to crowdsourcing ...

Summer 2019 Visitor’s Guide

The summer is back! We’re super excited to announce our events and programs for Summer 2019! Our two exhibitions, Bespoke Bodies and Extraordinary Playscapes, are open to visitors through August. ...

In Support of Kenmore Square Transformation

By Sam Aquillano, Executive Director As the Executive Director of Design Museum Boston I take pride in aligning our organization with thoughtfully designed solutions to some of Boston’s thorniest problems. Kenmore ...

Neighborhood Design Project

Neighborhood Design Project will build capacity for local economic development by empowering young people to use creativity as a force for change and community building. Neighborhood Design Project is a hands-on ...

10 Years of Design Museum Boston & What’s Next

By Sam Aquillano, Executive Director 10 years. In a city like Boston with museums and universities that are literally hundreds of years old, 10 years sounds like a small blip in ...

Extraordinary Playscapes @ Moakley Courthouse

There is perhaps nothing more creative than children at play. For kids, creativity, ideation, and design are as natural as walking and talking. Their unbridled imagination inspires us, as adults, ...

Spring 2019 Visitor’s Guide

We’re super excited to announce our events and programs for Spring 2019! From the upcoming opening of our new exhibition, Bespoke Bodies, to our monthly Design Museum Mornings series, we’re covering ...

Bespoke Bodies: The Design and Craft of Prosthetics

Explore Bespoke Bodies: The Design and Craft of Prosthetics, a multi-media exhibition highlighting people at the intersection of healthcare, style, and technology in prosthetic design.