September 27
All Day

Newport Day of Design

This year, DESIGN WEEK RI goes local and focuses on specific communities of creativity for the entire day! Join us on Monday, September 27 in NEWPORT.

Showcasing Newport’s innovative creatives, the Newport Day of Design is an event-filled day of talks and tours around design, art, culture, and education. Newport, RI is a unique island of creativity and attracts a diverse community of residents as well as visitors. The juxtaposition between the long history of this seaside town and the exciting growth and change of current years creates a rich environment to reveal today’s Newport creative.

The Schedule (check back often for updates!):

9:30 – 11:30am ~ Crossing the Pell Bridge: Presentation & Exhibition Preview

10:00 – 11:00 pm ~ Coffee Break with Designers hosted by 10KSB at Empire Tea & Coffee

11 am – 2:00 pm ~ Open House with Tamar Kern at Alloy Studio

12:00 – 1:00 pm ~ On Becoming a Designer: A Conversation with Lakuna Design

2:00 – 5:00 pm ~ 3D Printing + 3D Design at Innovate Newport

3:00 – 4:30 pm ~ African American Heritage Entreprenuership & Makers of History Presentation + Tour

3:30 – 4:30 pm ~ IYRS + Dan Clayman

4:45 – 5:45 pm ~ IYRS + Flux Marine

5:30 – 7:30 pm ~ Cocktails and Conversation at Hammetts Wharf

RSVP individually to these great events!

Special thanks to BankNewport for their sponsorship support.