Thursday, September 20, 2018

Sep 20

Good Design, Local Design: How Designers and Cities Can Support Each Other

  • Providence ACT
  • 9:00 am — 11:00 am
  • 393 Broad Street Providence, RI 02907

Design is vital to the life and growth of any city. This panel will discuss different ways in which municipalities can make use of a strong local design community to...

Sep 20

A RISD Redesign: Oomph & RISD Museum create a new Digital Experience

  • Oomph
  • 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
  • 72 Clifford Street Providence, RI, 02903

RISD Museum partnered with Oomph to re-platform the former Museum website into Drupal 8. Along the way, the RISD team became excited about reimaging the way the website can be used...

Sep 20

Storytelling as a Lynchpin Capability for Innovation - SOLD OUT!

  • Business Innovation Factory
  • 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
  • 60 Valley St. #107B, Providence, RI 02909

Storytelling is a critical skill that can invite people into a conversation in way that engenders empathy, participation, and co-creation. It is an invaluable tool for changing behavior and helps...

Sep 20

Food and Design at RISD Food Lab - MORE SEATS OPEN!

  • RISD Food Lab
  • 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
  • 20 Washington Place

Food and design are always coming together; in plating, in the ways that interior spaces and designed objects can influence eating experiences, and in the cases of trendy foods. Additionally,...

Sep 20

A Closer Look at Designing for Doris w/ David Webb archivists, Dianne Batista & Lev Higgs

  • Newport Restoration
  • 4:30 pm — 7:00 pm
  • 680 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI

David Webb archivists Dianne Batista and Levi Higgs will explore the intersecting interests of David Webb and Doris Duke in this special tour of Designing for Doris: David Webb Jewelry...