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Design Museum Mornings: Sneakers With Soul

Learn the unparalleled impact that design can play in the recovery process with Jenn Scholes, Nike designer and member of the Doernbecher Freestyle team. Join us for September’s Design Museum Mornings! Keynote ...

Transforming Your Workplace: From Cubicles to Collaboration

At July’s Design Museum Mornings, we listened to Jen Teckenberg’s insights on revitalizing our workplaces as we adapt to advancing technologies and changes in company structure. Jen was able us ...

Project 360 Recap: Designing for WELL

On July 27th, Design Museum Portland launched Project 360, a brand new event series presenting uniquely transformative projects from every angle of the process. The Project 360 premier explored the process ...

Meet Your Project 360 Speakers

On July 27th, Design Museum Portland is offering an exclusive look at what is anticipated to be Portland’s first WELL Certified office at Project 360: Wellbeing in WELL Building! Attendees will not ...

8 Portland Companies That Are Reshaping the Workplace

Portland is a hotspot for experimental ideas, creativity, and values in health and wellbeing. We are intrigued by these Portlanders who have combined these three elements, and use their creative spirit to transform and ...

6 Things We Learned About Modular Design

Last Friday, Design Museum Portland held our second-ever Design Museum Mornings featuring Todd Ferry! Todd is a faculty member at the Center for Public Interest Design, a research center at ...

Portland’s Innovative Modular Designs

Explore how modular designs are shaping Portland, from tackling community issues to making delicious smoothies. Modular design has been a driving force in some of Portland’s most prominent trends, including food carts and tiny ...

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 ...