October Design Events

Oct 9

Media and Design Allies in Action: Unpacking White Supremacy Culture with Leslie Mac

  • Leslie Mac
  • 10:00 am — 12:00 pm

The call to confront systemic racism in our work as designers is urgent, and unavoidable. Designer and activist Leslie Mac joins us to explore the tools, resources and techniques to...

Oct 9

From aging health to product: the story of VISIT

  • 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm

VISIT is a monthly activity kit that guides positive relationship-building between family members & friends and their loved ones living with dementia. Based on a proven social/cognitive method created...

Oct 9

Brainstorm Innovation Boost

  • Allison Ingalsbe
  • 2:30 pm — 4:00 pm

How might we find creative and innovative solutions to complex problems? Design thinking is a framework that harnesses empathy, creativity, collaboration, diverse perspectives, prototyping and testing as an effective and...

Oct 9

DBVW Architects and Farm Fresh RI Tour!

  • DBVW Architects
  • 4:00 pm — 5:30 pm
  • Corner of Kinsley and Sims Ave, Providence

​Join DBVW Associate Principal Virginia Branch and Farm Fresh RI’s Co-Executive Director Jesse Rye on a tour of the soon to open Farm Fresh RI Food Hub in Providence...

Oct 9

Closing Cocktails at ISCO!

  • 5:30 pm — 7:00 pm
  • One Sims Ave #103, Providence, RI 09203

On Day Eight, DESIGN WEEK RI 2020 comes to a close ~ but we couldn’t end this remarkable year of hybrid events without a proper cocktail and *outdoor* gathering with our...