Friday, September 23, 2016

Better World By Design Conference

Better World By Design Conference

  • Better World by Design

Better World by Design is a student-led initiative at Brown University and Rhode Island School of Design that celebrates interdisciplinary collaboration between designers, educators, innovators, and learners. We envision a...

Open Coffee

Open Coffee

  • DESIGNxRI
  • 8:30 am — 10:00 am
  • 122 Fountain St.

Start your day during DESIGN WEEK with coffee and design. Join us and a special guest each day to connect, socialize, spiritualize, and intellectualize. Look for us in the parking...

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Designing with Composites, A Tour of the Industry in Rhode Island

  • DESIGNxRI
  • 10:00 am — 1:00 pm
  • various stops in Warren and Bristol

Composites are considered to be the wave of the future across design disciplines - from product design to architecture to furniture and beyond. This DESIGN WEEK composites experience gives an...

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Prototyping Design to Jumpstart Development

  • Oomph Inc.
  • 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
  • 72 Clifford St.

A modern design to development workflow for the web involves multiple tools for site maps, wire framing, testing and design before we even start to touch HTML and CSS in...

A Discussion about Design in Government with Secretary of State, Nellie Gorbea

A Discussion about Design in Government with Secretary of State, Nellie Gorbea

  • Secretary of State, Nellie Gorbea
  • 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
  • 82 Smith Street

Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea is working to engage and empower all Rhode Islanders by making government more accessible and transparent, encouraging civic pride, enhancing commerce and ensuring that...

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Opening Festival of South Light ~ Southside Cultural Center

  • South Light
  • 4:00 pm — 8:00 pm
  • 393 Broad Street Providence

Take part in the SouthLight Opening Festival of a new performance venue in an urban lawn. Hear from member’s of RI’s Congressional Party, meet partners of the Southside...

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Elmwood Studios Opening Party

  • Elmwood Studios
  • 5:00 pm — 9:00 pm
  • 160 Narragansett Ave, Unit 2

Nest Homeware, Oblique Studio, Studio Endo, and Work-Shop Design Studio have opened a new shared shop space - Elmwood Studios. Come tour the new space, see what we’re working...

Wallpaper as Politics: A Discussion of Zuber’s 1834 “Vues d’Ameriques du Nord”

Wallpaper as Politics: A Discussion of Zuber’s 1834 “Vues d’Ameriques du Nord”

  • Providence Atheneum Salon Series
  • 5:30 pm — 7:30 pm
  • 251 Benefit St., Providence, RI

This event takes place as part of the Flocked, Blocked & Stenciled Wallpaper Project, featuring hand-made wallpapers designed and printed by Rhode Island artists. Rob Emlen, University Curator for Brown...