12 days of Design

Across Rhode Island

Featured Speakers »

DESIGN WEEK RI features RI designers telling their stories, sharing their successes, breaking down barriers, and making impact through design. Join us in the evenings for the Featured Speaker series.

Eat + Speak Lunches »

A statewide lunch on design. Design firms, studios, and creative spaces host a lunch at their place and invite a speaker to discuss a design project, innovative idea, or success.

Parties »

Join us for festive celebrations and design driven parties! Featuring the DWRI Kick Off Party and the RI Design Hall of Fame ~ Annual Party for Design in RI. Celebrating emerging talent and distinguished designers with food, music, drinks, awards and more.

Happy Hours »

New in 2017! Leave work a little early to mix and mingle at your favorite design firm with libations and more!

Evening Events »

From reinventing health care at retail to apparel design for super stars to parties to game design. Evenings during DESIGN WEEK RI showcase diverse topics and stories!

Tours »

Studio tours, bike tours, landscape tours, and more! Check out this selection of tours in DESIGN WEEK RI 2017's schedule.

Partner Events »

A dynamic group of design leaders in RI come together to form events during DESIGN WEEK RI. Check out the list of events being hosted by our partners this year!

Other RI Events »

We love all the creative activity that happens in our state. And over these 12 days, there's so much to include and showcase! In here, you'll keep learning about the awesomeness in store.