|CALL FOR PARTICIPATION 7th Annual DESIGN WEEK RI | Live and Virtual The year 2020 will go down in history as one of the most change-filled, impactful times in our society, worldwide. The 7th Annual DESIGN WEEK RI will embrace this, and bring design celebrations, showcases and solution-oriented programming that energizes and inspires us. For DESIGN WEEK RI 2020, we challenge you. Bring us your talent, inspiration, solutions and design mind. Bring us your partners and collaborators working for change and inclusivity. Bring us your spirit, to dive into discomfort, shine light on talent and engage opportunities. >> Join DESIGN WEEK RI 2020! Instead, we are shifting gears to celebrate and highlight designers throughout DESIGN WEEK RI, on social and during events.
|SHIFTING GEARS | Showcasing Designers|
|Due to COVID-19, the RI Design Hall of Fame that is usually held during DESIGN WEEK RI will be postponed to Spring 2021 to ensure an in-person celebration. The Rhode Island design community is filled with extraordinary individuals! Including many who have answered the call to serve during COVID-19, helping friends, family and community, and innovating new products, ways to gather, ways to deliver their services, and more. If you know a designer or a design team that should be showcased during DWRI20 for the work they’ve done ~ nominate them today! >>> NOMINATE A DESIGNER |
|DESIGN WEEK RI (DWRI) is a multi-day statewide celebration of Rhode Island design. Our goal is to showcase the innovation, creativity, entrepreneurship, quality of life, and economic impact of the design sector in our state. DWRI is a highly curated program with nationally recognized and locally renowned designers taking part in talks, tours, demonstrations, parties, and more. Each year, the event brings thousands to witness, engage and celebrate the Rhode Island design talent. |