Featured Speakers

design leaders  •  design thinkers  •  design makers

Art After Dark: Inflatable Lawn Party! (Rain or Shine!)

  • Newport Art Museum
  • September 13, 2018 - 5:00 pm — 9:00 pm
  • 76 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840

The Newport Art Museum is kicking off DESIGNxRI’s fifth annual DESIGN WEEK RI in Newport with an extraordinary sunset lawn party and inflatable playscape by Pneuhaus! A design collective...

Featured Speaker: Alex Hornstein - Chasing the Hologram

  • Looking Glass Factory
  • September 17, 2018 - 6:00 pm — 8:00 pm
  • 1005 Main Street, Suite 8111, Pawtucket, RI 02860

Four years ago, Alex Hornstein and Shawn Frayne co-founded their startup Looking Glass Factory to take holograms out of the realm of science fiction and into reality. This is the...

Keynote Speaker: Ashleigh Axios - Still Hopey, Changey

  • RISD
  • September 18, 2018 - 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm
  • 7 Canal Walk, Providence River Greenway Providence, RI 02903

**The location has now changed to RISD Auditorium, 7 Canal Walk, Providence River Greenway. The new location is right across the street from the original location (Chace Center). If you have...

Marathon Clambake

  • DESIGNxRI
  • September 19, 2018 - 6:00 pm — 8:00 pm
  • 60 Valley Street Providence, RI 02909

Clambake is a gathering for designers, creatives, and those who like design and want to know more. It’s a time to get together, network, and hear about some of...