DxRI IS COMMITTED TO CREATING A MORE DESIGN DRIVEN WORLD

Great design creates strong communities. Strong communities create great design. Together we can instigate change locally, socially, and globally.

EXPLORE DxRI

DxRI invests in design and connects it to the community for powerful impact. Learn more about DxRI’s programs and initiatives.

BECOME A MEMBER

Become a member and add your business to Rhode Island’s only online marketplace for design. Promote your work and support your design community for one annual fee.

UPCOMING EVENTS & PROGRAMS

WHAT CAN A DESIGN CHALLENGE DO FOR YOU?

Work with DESIGNxRI to Run Your Own Challenge

If your business or community is interested in how a design challenge might work for you reach out to info@designxri.com and we’ll set up a time to talk you through the process.

TRAINING AND MENTORSHIP

Providence Design Catalyst

Providence Design Catalyst grants help small, local designers launch the next phase of their businesses with capital, confidence, and a few more people on their side.
Keep an eye out! The 2022 Cohort will be announced in mid-February!

SHOWCASING RI TALENT

DxRI Membership

New! The DxRI Business Membership puts you on the RI design map and helps us showcase the incredible talent that lies within and connected to this state. Sign up today to reap the benefits.

Hire a Designer

HIRE A DESIGNER

Looking for a unique product or design services? Take a look at the DxRI directory of design to fulfill your needs. Need help? DxRI is here to connect you to the world of design in RI.

DxRI BY THE NUMBERS

Rhode Island might be small, but our design sector’s impact is felt around the world.

3rd largest percentage of creative jobs in the country after CA and NY

3rd most industrial designers in the nation after Detroit and Cleveland

75% of RI designers work nationally, 35% internationally

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