Latest RI Design News

Save The Date: The Designer’s Ball - Bauhaus Bash

Save The Date: The Designer’s Ball - Bauhaus Bash

  • Posted December 04, 2017 by CC on DESIGNxRI

Save the Date! More announcements to come in 2018......

Community Highlight: Heather Guidero Jewelry

Community Highlight: Heather Guidero Jewelry

  • Posted November 28, 2017 by CM & CC on DESIGNxRI

Heather Guidero’s jewelry consists of a series of simple geometric shapes inspired by elements of modernist design. We chatted with Heather to learn more about her businesses and how she has grown over the past year....

Community Highlight: Lisa Limer of Bela Monde

Community Highlight: Lisa Limer of Bela Monde

  • Posted November 08, 2017 by CM & CC on DESIGNxRI

Bela Monde is a globally-inspired, American-made textile and apparel collection by designer and travel photographer, Lisa Limer. We chatted with Lisa about her work and designs. Lisa was also one of the 17 members of the 2015-2016 the Desi...

The Exporters: Local talent with global reach at DESIGN WEEK RI

The Exporters: Local talent with global reach at DESIGN WEEK RI

  • Posted September 12, 2017 by JOHN TARABORELLI on DESIGNxRI

When we think of exports, we traditionally think of manufacturing or agricultural products made here and shipped overseas. This is especially true here in Rhode Island, where the factories that once drove our economy used to ship goods (jew...

A Visual Guide to Finding Your Scene at DESIGN WEEK RI

A Visual Guide to Finding Your Scene at DESIGN WEEK RI

  • Posted September 05, 2017 by JOHN TARABORELLI on DESIGNxRI

Who are you going to sit with at lunch? Who are you going to talk to at the bar? Those are two of the tricky social questions that perplex many of us every day. At DESIGN WEEK RI, the answers are a little easier. Just find the lunchtime or ...

​Connection and Collaboration IRL: When talent meets opportunity at DESIGN WEEK RI

​Connection and Collaboration IRL: When talent meets opportunity at DESIGN WEEK RI

  • Posted September 04, 2017 by John Taraborelli on DESIGNxRI

Can DESIGNxRI and DESIGN WEEK RI help improve our state’s health care system? Okay, maybe that’s a bold claim (hey, we’re not ruling it out), but DxRI did play a role in the development of Blue Cross Blue Shield of RI’s latest Your Blue St...