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RI Design Hall of Fame: Call for Nominations and Applications!

RI Design Hall of Fame: Call for Nominations and Applications!

DESIGNxRI is calling for nominations and applications to the RI Design Hall of Fame. Inaugurated in 2014, the RI Design Hall of Fame recognizes proven leaders in the Rhode Island design community. It showcases and celebrates the impact of R...

DESIGNxRI welcomes new members to the community!

DESIGNxRI welcomes new members to the community!

We are excited to announce our newest members of the DESIGNxRI community! Recently joining the board is Louis Raymond, President of Louis Raymond Design. In January, we welcomed two new DxRI staff: Conor MacDonald as Programs and Engagement...

DESIGN FORWARD RI Advance: Building Rhode Island’s Design Sector

DESIGN FORWARD RI Advance: Building Rhode Island’s Design Sector

On April 14, designers from a cross-section of disciplines launched a four-month hands on collaborative training session through DESIGNxRI’s DESIGN FORWARD RI Advance. The DFWD Advance program works with mid-career designers, offering strat...

Paving the path to design careers: DESIGN FORWARD RI Explore Design!

Paving the path to design careers: DESIGN FORWARD RI Explore Design!

Do you know any young, passionate high school students interested in learning more about a career in design? Do you know a high school student who could benefit from learning the basics of graphic design, industrial design, or architectural...

Job Opportunity at Business Innovation Factory

Job Opportunity at Business Innovation Factory

Our friends at Business Innovation Factory (BIF) aim to influence systems-level transformation in areas of high social importance focusing on healthcare, education, and public services. BIF's mission is to help institutional leaders design,...

Applications now open for Fall 2017 cohort of 10KSB at CCRI

Applications now open for Fall 2017 cohort of 10KSB at CCRI

As a partnering organization to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses (10KSB), we fully encourage design business owners to consider applying! Goldman Sachs 10KSB is a world-class entrepreneurship education program that provides small busin...