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Handcrafted Entrepreneurs

Design Museum Portland and The Joinery are partnering up for a UNITE discussion this Design Week! Building a business while staying true to your craft is a challenge for any designer-turned-entrepreneur. Identifying ...

Design Museum Mornings Launch: Designers Taking Action

Design Museum Mornings with Natalie Sundeleaf Sept, activist and artist. Design has an extensive impact on how social movements are activated. Designers are engaging in campaigns and social issues at increasing ...

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 ...

Spring Celebration

Spring is so close we can (almost) taste it, and we’re ready to celebrate! We at Design Museum are so excited for the year ahead, and we want to share it ...

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 ...

Please Welcome Our Community Manager, Erica Rife!

We are excited to announce Erica Rife as our new Community Manager at Design Museum Portland! Erica has been a huge supporter of the museum since 2012, when we were ...