Schedule

One week, many voices. The heart and soul of Design Week Portland is in these events, conceived and hosted by the creative community of an entire city.

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Saturday April 6

Evening

April 6, 2019 / 7:00pm11:00pm / Festival Event

Opening Party

It’s Not Luck. Celebrate With Us.

Design Portland

Sunday April 7

All Day

April 7, 2019 / 9:00am6:00pm / Festival Event

All The Feels

Playful art installation wants to play with you.

Vania Vananina Studio

Morning

April 7, 2019 / 10:00am11:30am / Festival Event

Dance Church™

A fun, nonexclusive approach to dancing.

Bone Velvet Arts Formation
April 7, 2019 / 10:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

Restorative Design: The Confluence Bird Blind by Maya Lin

Consider evolving land ethic and one’s role in a sustainable future

Confluence
April 7, 2019 / 10:00am1:00pm / Festival Event

Indigo Vat Basics

Lets talk about the magic of indigo from plant to dye vat.

R A W Textiles
April 7, 2019 / 10:00am1:00pm / Festival Event

Cannabis Floral Arrangements & Color Theory with Make & Mary™ and Jill Mason of Starflower

Arranging using the season colors and cannabis as our muse

Make & Mary™
April 7, 2019 / 10:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

Walking Tour: Portland Bridges

A walking tour about architecture, design, urban growth and history.

John Doyle
April 7, 2019 / 11:00am2:00pm / Festival Event

Unparalleled Product Design: Sneaker Scientists

Sports Product Design Workshops

Department of Product Design, University of Oregon
April 7, 2019 / 11:00am1:00pm / Festival Event

2022 Gait Augmentation Seminar: an exercise in things taken too far

A satirical workout about privacy and disguising your walk.

Institute For Comedic Inquiry

Afternoon

April 7, 2019 / 12:00pm3:00pm / Festival Event

Lents: Creative Design Solutions for Southeast Foster (An Action-Oriented Community Conversation)

A community conversation and design charrette with and within Lents

University of Oregon School of Architecture and Environment Portland
April 7, 2019 / 1:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

Make a Chocolate Sculpture

Learn about chocolate techniques, craft elements to create a sculpture.

Chocolate Craft Studio
April 7, 2019 / 1:00pm4:00pm / Festival Event

The Sound of the Genuine

A concertshop on embodied listening amidst the cacophony of our times

Dramatic Changes: The Center for Sound Relationships
April 7, 2019 / 1:00pm3:30pm / Festival Event

Bio-inspired Design for a Sustainable World - 1

Learn from a pinecone and discover bio-inspired design for sustainability.

Green Crane Innovation + Minneapolis College of Art and Design
April 7, 2019 / 2:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Art Show and Fundraiser in Celebration of Earth Month

Enjoy an art show curated by Forest For The Trees and silent auction.

Snow Peak and Forest for the Trees
April 7, 2019 / 2:00pm4:00pm / Festival Event

Walking Tour: Gentrification By Design, South Portland

A walking tour about architecture, design, urban growth and history.

John Doyle
April 7, 2019 / 2:30pm4:30pm / Festival Event

Kenton Women's Village 2.0 Open House

Open house for Kenton Women's Village 2.0 with new pods.

PSU's Center for Public Interest Design & SRG Partnership
April 7, 2019 / 4:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

Construct

A multi designer installation and fashion performance

811 Collective

Evening

April 7, 2019 / 6:00pm7:30pm / Festival Event

wonderful, really

An exploration of identity, agency, and self-expression in the digital age

rockcitysea
April 7, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Agencies of Change: Art of Resilience and Resistance, A Poster Show for Trans Lifeline

Come celebrate design and the transgender community with Murmur Creative.

Murmur Creative
April 7, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

The Next Dig

Form and material studies by Portland designers.

Union
April 7, 2019 / 6:30pm10:00pm / Festival Event

Association dinner - Benji Wagner + Andy Young with Sam Smith of Tusk

GREAT FOOD, TASTY LIBATIONS, AND INSPIRED CONVERSATION

West

Monday April 8

All Day

April 8, 2019 / 9:00am6:00pm / Festival Event

All The Feels

Playful art installation wants to play with you.

Vania Vananina Studio

Morning

April 8, 2019 / 10:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

The 4 Macro Trends you need to know

Staying relevant in the age of acceleration.

Daniela Caine - Creative Director and Creative* Leadership Coach

Afternoon

April 8, 2019 / 2:00pm4:00pm / Festival Event

adidas Maker Lab

Come explore the adidas MakerLab

adidas
April 8, 2019 / 3:00pm6:00pm / Festival Event

WORKSHOP – Design for Affordability, Resiliency, + Sustainability

WORKSHOP – Design for Affordability, Resiliency, + Sustainability

PDX Main St. Design Initiative

Evening

April 8, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Unparalleled Product Design: Sneaker Jam

Sports Product Design Workshops

Department of Product Design, University of Oregon
April 8, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

The Art of Footwear: Last Patternmaking

Learn the first step in making properly fitted, functioning shoes.

University of Oregon-Sports Product Management Program
April 8, 2019 / 5:30pm7:30pm / Festival Event

HOT NEW NEXT

GRAY's HOT NEW NEXT competition is Shark Tank for the design community!

GRAY magazine
April 8, 2019 / 5:30pm7:30pm / Festival Event

Accessible Design: Empathy in a World with No Averages

An interactive exploration of accessible design

Phase2
April 8, 2019 / 5:30pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Skip the Prototype: Using Agile Design Driven Development in Modern Applications

An Agile process to connect design to development for your next project.

Alchemy Code Lab
April 8, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Changing Course : Short Stories From Designers + Creatives

Who redefined their intent to include the unexpected

LWD - League of Women Designers
April 8, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Women + The Future

Immersive experience in AR and VR led by a panel of amazing ladies

Ladies' Night PDX & 52 Limited
April 8, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Pop-Up Place: Opening Party

Innovating the Future of Social Infrastructure

Portland Bureau of Transportation
April 8, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

The Cooler: Ask A Recruiter

Attendees can submit questions to our creative recruiters.

The Creative Party
April 8, 2019 / 6:00pm7:30pm / Festival Event

The Power of Color in Design

How to use color to capture your consumer and nail your design.

Living Room Realty
April 8, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

New Tools for Interior Designers: Reimagining the Handmade Rug

Exhibition featuring new rugs with talk by Lapchi design-consultants.

Lapchi Rug Design Studio
April 8, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Creative Design Solutions for Community, Infrastructure and Environment: An Evening with Michael Singer and Friends

Lightning talks about the role of designers as creative agents for change

University of Oregon School of Architecture and Environment Portland and Michael Singer Studio
April 8, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Storytelling & Production: Insight into Oregon’s Media Production Industry

Leaders speak on the state of advertising, tv, film, animation, interactive

Oregon Media Production Association
April 8, 2019 / 6:30pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Better Together: Better Talk

Panel discussion about the relationships between non-profits and creatives.

Collective board of Creative Agency + NPO representatives that came together for the goal of productive collaboration between Creative and NPOs.
April 8, 2019 / 6:30pm8:00pm / Festival Event

The 1% Project: A Collaboration to End Homelessness

Please join us for an evening of empowerment, education, and hope.

Jessica Helgerson Interior Design
April 8, 2019 / 7:00pm8:30pm / Festival Event

Designing for Everyone: Accessibility and the Web

Incorporating empathy in design & the best practices for accessibility.

ThinkShout, Inc
April 8, 2019 / 7:00pm8:30pm / Festival Event

FuckUp Nights: Failure by Design

Global movement where stories of failed ideas + projects are celebrated

MFA Collaborative Design + MA Design Systems + BFA in Graphic Design + Illustration at PNCA
April 8, 2019 / 7:30pm11:00pm / Festival Event

After Party: Meet Me in the Bathroom + Singing in the Shower

GRAY's Hot New Next After Party

GRAY Magazine

Tuesday April 9

All Day

April 9, 2019 / 9:00am6:00pm / Festival Event

All The Feels

Playful art installation wants to play with you.

Vania Vananina Studio
April 9, 2019 / 9:00am4:30pm / Festival Event

Pop-Up Place: Open Gallery

Innovating the Future of Social Infrastructure

Portland Bureau of Transportation

Morning

April 9, 2019 / 8:00am10:00am / Festival Event

Next UI: Understanding the Business Case for Augmented Reality

Executive fireside chat with Amy LaMeyer on the opportunities of AR.

Torch
April 9, 2019 / 9:00am11:00am / Festival Event

The Future of Waste: How Portland Can Lead

Translate global insights into local actions in this low-waste workshop.

MADO x SuperDeep Studio
April 9, 2019 / 9:30am11:30am / Festival Event

Are We Ready for Robots?

Hands on Workshop combining Design Thinking and Change Management

Changeship and Kristin Burnett
April 9, 2019 / 10:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

Designing for Fun and Functionality: 99 Ways to Make a Pipe

Designing for Fun and Functionality

Overcup Press
April 9, 2019 / 11:00am2:00pm / Festival Event

Leveraging Disruptive Content for Your Brand

Discussion about how to best connect with your ideal audience online.

XPND Interactive
April 9, 2019 / 11:30am1:00pm / Festival Event

Designing your Story in AR/VR for Maximum Impact and Engagement with Frank Spillers

Use storytelling and accessibility to create meaningful social VR/AR.

Interaction Design Foundation

Afternoon

April 9, 2019 / 12:30pm1:30pm / Festival Event

The Necessary Evils of Designing for Good

What’s the best way to ask for a buck?

Pivot Group
April 9, 2019 / 2:00pm4:00pm / Festival Event

adidas Maker Lab

Come explore the adidas MakerLab

adidas
April 9, 2019 / 3:30pm6:00pm / Festival Event

Bio-inspired Design for a Sustainable World - 2

Learn from a pinecone and discover bio-inspired design for sustainability.

Green Crane Innovation + Minneapolis College of Art and Design
April 9, 2019 / 4:30pm6:00pm / Festival Event

Building an (Even) Better Blanket

Revamping an entire brand using only 100% post-consumer recycled materials

Rumpl

Evening

April 9, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Unparalleled Product Design: Biomechanics

Sports Product Design Workshops

Department of Product Design, University of Oregon
April 9, 2019 / 5:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

Building Brands Through Experiences

Brand design through music, food & beverage and crafting activation

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants
April 9, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Designing for the Ear: The Best of Podcasts and Audio Storytelling

Nationally-recognized audio storytellers discuss podcasting for designers.

University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication - Portland
April 9, 2019 / 5:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

Placemaking for a Sustainable Future

A panel of industry shakers examining the future of mixed-use spaces.

EYELEVEL
April 9, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Democratizing VR for More Livable Cities

Exploring VR as a tool for equitable, community-driven urban design.

Open Signal in partnership with: Vanport Mosaic, Bora Architects, ZGF Architects, PSU Center for Public Interest Design, Alex Chiu
April 9, 2019 / 5:30pm7:30pm / Festival Event

Transportation as Liberation

Hot takes and bold talk about the future of transportation in our region.

Business for a Better Portland
April 9, 2019 / 5:30pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Whole House Remodel Workshop

Learn and be inspired about whole house remodels.

ARCIFORM
April 9, 2019 / 5:30pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Designing with Purpose: Using design as a force for change

A panel for those who dare to stand for something greater than business.

Latitude
April 9, 2019 / 5:30pm7:30pm / Festival Event

DESIGN DISRUPTORS Film Screening & Panel Discussion

Watch the InVision documentary and hear from local product design leaders

Cvent & InVision
April 9, 2019 / 5:30pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Walk on the Wild Side: The Final Three Oregon Zoo Bond Projects

A presentation on the design for the final three bond projects at the zoo.

Portland CSI
April 9, 2019 / 5:30pm7:30pm / Festival Event

Design Thinking in Art and Hospitality

Cultural Producers Discuss Curating Art in Hospitality to Evoke Place

Canopy Hotel Portland Pearl with Elizabeth Leach
April 9, 2019 / 6:00pm8:30pm / Festival Event

Diversity in Design: Storytelling Mixer

Sharing the experiences of professionals of color in the design industries

Diversity in Design
April 9, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Women Creating Paradise: Redesigning Cannabis in a Man's World

Join Ladies of Paradise and explore how women, weed, and design interact.

Ladies of Paradise
April 9, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

The Interdependent Ecosystem of Housing

An interdisciplinary panel of industry experts explores equitable housing.

Ankrom Moisan Architects
April 9, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Reimagining Reclaimed

Reclaimed, but not rustic. It’s the never ending quest to make a 2x4 sexy.

Salvage Works
April 9, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Big Canvas: The Art of Commercial Design

Commercial Design pros demystify their innovative field

Kush Rugs
April 9, 2019 / 6:00pm10:00pm / Festival Event

X Marks the Spot

ART Party: An evening of art, music, and collaboration

XPND Interactive
April 9, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

The Tale of the High West Whiskey Run

Storytelling with Manifold

Manifold
April 9, 2019 / 7:00pm10:00pm / Festival Event
April 9, 2019 / 7:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Social Impact Design Workshop

What happens design is unleashed on the city?

Social Impact Lab

Wednesday April 10

All Day

April 10, 2019 / 9:00am4:30pm / Festival Event

Pop-Up Place: Open Gallery

Innovating the Future of Social Infrastructure

Portland Bureau of Transportation
April 10, 2019 / 9:00am6:00pm / Festival Event

All The Feels

Playful art installation wants to play with you.

Vania Vananina Studio

Morning

April 10, 2019 / 9:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

Designing an Irresistible Workplace

Organizational culture "bootcamps" to inspire your team's best performance

The PEAK Fleet
April 10, 2019 / 9:30am12:00pm / Festival Event

Leadership Skills for a Feedback Rich Creative Culture

Improv-based workshop for building skills for a feedback-rich culture.

Oyster
April 10, 2019 / 10:30am1:00pm / Festival Event

1,000 Little Tweaks: Prototyping Early to Create Great Digital Products

1,000 Little Tweaks: Prototyping Early to Create Great Digital Products

Work & Co

Afternoon

April 10, 2019 / 12:00pm2:00pm / Festival Event

Design the Unseen

Go beyond the visual to design our built environment.

University of Oregon Institute for Health in the Built Environment
April 10, 2019 / 2:00pm3:30pm / Festival Event

Design Narratives

Panel discussions encompassing the presentation of design concepts

Works Progress Architecture
April 10, 2019 / 3:00pm4:30pm / Festival Event

Hand Drafting for Interior Design

Learn the basics of hand drafting for Interior Design

Vicki Simon Interior Design
April 10, 2019 / 3:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

Designing Equity - Leveraging the AIA Guides for Equitable Practice

Hands-on workshop for creating your equitable workplace and design practice

AIA Committee on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
April 10, 2019 / 3:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

B76 Guided Tour

B76 Guided Tour with Skylab

skylab
April 10, 2019 / 4:00pm6:00pm / Festival Event

The Native Perspective Missing from Design

So much Native imagery in design. Where are all the Native designers?

OPB's State of Wonder, in conjunction with the PSU Native American Student and Community Center
April 10, 2019 / 4:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

The Otherworldly Goddess Tote: Customize your tote with NDA Leather, Barrow PDX, and Holy Voids

The Otherworldly Goddess Tote: Block Printing, Leather work, and more!

Holy Voids, NDA Leather, and Barrow PDX
April 10, 2019 / 4:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

Spring Runway Preview and Collection Launch Party

The first solo runway presentation from One Imaginary Girl

One Imaginary Girl

Evening

April 10, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Unparalleled Product Design: Sport, Meet Fashion

Sports Product Design Workshops

Department of Product Design, University of Oregon
April 10, 2019 / 5:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

What’s the Future of O’Bryant Square?

Designing Portland's Public Squares: Past, Present, & One that Needs Fixing

Hennebery Eddy Architects with Portland Parks Foundation
April 10, 2019 / 5:30pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Industry Panel: Creating a Circular Fashion System

Panel dialog on innovative strategies to create a circular fashion system.

OSU Design Network
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

International Design Meets Local Style

KEX and HAY celebrate local + international design.

KEX Portland
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm8:30pm / Festival Event

Make Love Not Ads

Thoughtfully crafting the path to brand love, from discovery to loyalty.

NORTH
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm9:30pm / Festival Event

Evolution of the Napkin Sketch

How to turn your ideas into impactful wall graphics, displays and decor.

Infinity Images
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

ART IN THE OPEN: Live art installation + conversation

The power of artistic expression in our urban landscape.

Killian Pacific
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Leatherworking: Make a Marbled Leather Field Notes Cover

Make a marbled leather Field Notes cover. Marble & hand-sew leather!

Brass Button Events
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

The Metaphysical Photo Booth

A sensual mood-enhancing photo booth experience

New Age Design Studio
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Dungeons & Dragons & Design

Watch or participate in a game of D&D w/Portland Creatives!

Jolby & Friends
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Humans, AI & The Future of Transportation

Design leaders explore how AI is transforming transportation as we know it.

Particle Design
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Spatial Computing for the Future of Digital Creation

Wacom and the future of spatial computing, bringing joy back to your work

Wacom
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

Big Sis, Lil’ Sis

A conversation on friendship + mentoring with PDX women creatives of color.

No One
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Inclusion by Design

Explore how we can reshape our approach to design to be inclusive for all.

Gensler and The Joinery
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Inclusive Content, Ethical Design, and All of Us

Sara Wachter-Boettcher speaks on what we can do about non inclusive tech.

EY Design Studio (Formerly Citizen)
April 10, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Redesigning the Narrative

A conversation and exhibit highlighting Portland’s diverse artist community

Portland in Color
April 10, 2019 / 6:30pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Making Design Matter: A panel discussion on measuring what we design

Find out what happens when we measure what we design

b:ask collective

Thursday April 11

All Day

April 11, 2019 / 9:00am4:30pm / Festival Event

Pop-Up Place: Open Gallery

Innovating the Future of Social Infrastructure

Portland Bureau of Transportation
April 11, 2019 / 9:00am6:00pm / Festival Event

All The Feels

Playful art installation wants to play with you.

Vania Vananina Studio

Morning

April 11, 2019 / 7:00am9:00am / Festival Event

Momentum Mornings: PDX

A morning dose of inspiration to build momentum for the things that matter.

MMNTM Labs
April 11, 2019 / 8:30am10:00am / Festival Event

Technology and Livability: Designing Cities for the Future

An exploration of how technology will impact the future of our cities.

Urban Land Institute
April 11, 2019 / 9:00am10:30am / Festival Event

Public Speaking for Designers

Learn how to design a talk and tips for feeling confident while speaking

Women Talk Design
April 11, 2019 / 9:00am10:30am / Festival Event

The Art & Science of Visual Recording

Delight your clients and take your communication to new visual heights!

XPLANE & OMSI
April 11, 2019 / 9:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

Designing an Irresistible Workplace

Organizational culture workshop to inspire your team's best performance

The PEAK Fleet
April 11, 2019 / 9:30am1:30pm / Festival Event

WHY? Brand Foundations for Small Business

A series of guided brand exercises geared towards growing your business.

OK Studio
April 11, 2019 / 10:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

Wayfinding Workshop: An Introduction to Design for (Real) Life

Learn ways to incorporate design into real life — starting with yours.

Spark Expedition
April 11, 2019 / 11:00am12:30pm / Festival Event

Exploring What's Possible: Designing for Digitally Printed Packaging

Discover how to engage consumers with digitally printed packaging.

The BoxMaker

Afternoon

April 11, 2019 / 1:00pm4:00pm / Festival Event

Wildcraft Studio School @ adidas Maker Lab: Leatherworking 101

Learn the basics of leather working and hand-stitching

adidas Maker Lab and Wildcraft
April 11, 2019 / 2:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

She Built This City: The Women of PDX Design & Architecture

A panel of women entrepreneurs in PDX interior design and architecture.

Chown Hardware
April 11, 2019 / 2:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

Pre-panelization and virtual design; the creative and practical implications of offsite fabrication.

Expert panel discussion on pre-panelization and the implications thereof.

New Energy Works
April 11, 2019 / 3:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

B76 Guided Tour

B76 Guided Tour with Skylab Architecture

Skylab
April 11, 2019 / 4:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

The Revolution Will Be Brought to You By...

Why are brands taking personal stands on social issues?

Watson Creative
April 11, 2019 / 4:00pm6:00pm / Festival Event

Retail Environment Design Workshop: A Pop-Up!

Participants work in teams to brainstorm and prototype a retail concept!

EYELEVEL

Evening

April 11, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Unparalleled Product Design: JavHack

Sports Product Design Workshops

Department of Product Design, University of Oregon
April 11, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

What is Technology? (Day 1 of 3)

Conference • Exhibition • Experience

University of Oregon Portland
April 11, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Sustaining Main St + Cultural Identity

Speakers, Historic Hawthorne Exhibit, Awards + PDX Main St. Launch Party

PDX Main Street Design Initiative
April 11, 2019 / 5:30pm7:30pm / Festival Event

Energy Trust Net Zero Emerging Leaders

Meet the new faces of net-zero building design

Energy Trust of Oregon
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Textiles in the Marketplace: Panel Discussion + Textile PopUp Event

Panel Discussion + Textile Pop Up, hosted by The Hoxton

Stockpiler
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

From Obstacles to Inspiration:

Why creative careers are out of reach for many in marginalized groups.

We Are HERE
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

From 'oh, fuck', to 'fuck ya!' -- a creative's guide to running a profitable business

KNOW YOUR NUMBERS -- debunking the intimidation around business finance

Homeroom
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Frames In Motion

An epic exquisite corpse collaboration

oddfellows
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Leveraging the past: Transformation of the former Freeman Factory

Explore Redfox Commons, a new adaptive reuse project in Northwest Portland

Langley Investment Partners and LEVER Architecture
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm10:00pm / Festival Event

Amplifier: A multi-sensory tasting experiment at The Jupiter Next Hotel

A multisensory experiment featuring a distilled spirit. 21+ event.

AIGA Portland
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm10:00pm / Festival Event

Beacon Quarterly Presents: No. 08 Nail Biter

Explore inspired creativity through a curated experience

Crib Design House
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Create for a Cause

Create compelling, cause-driven multimedia stories. Win fame and glory.

WE Communications
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Gameday

A Poster Show hosted by IDL + Portland Trail Blazers

IDL + Portland Trail Blazers
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Sound + Style: The Influential Role of Music in Design

Join us to discuss the connection between music and design

Schoolhouse
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

UNBLOCKED

An investigation into modern techniques for recognizing and unblocking

Tender Loving Empire
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Evolving design landscape - Designing for inclusivity

Evolving design landscape - Designing for inclusivity

R/GA Portland
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm11:00pm / Festival Event

Census 2020: Creatives For the Count Workshop

Calling all creatives to strengthen democracy:Make content for 2020 Census!

Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon, Census Open Innovation Labs, collective of local and national census outreach organizations
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm10:00pm / Festival Event

The 5 Senses of Juniper

Experience Western Juniper wood through each of the five senses.

Sustainable NW Wood
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Breaking Borders: From Mexico to the World

How Mexican design is igniting a new perspective and breaking borders.

INDUSTRY
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

G(AI)ME TIME

A new sport, invented by AI, proven by humans. Played for the first time.

AKQA
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Designing Across Senses

Multimodal design: speech, touch, haptic, gestural, and VR

UX Book Club PDX
April 11, 2019 / 6:00pm11:30pm / Festival Event

Portland Indie Game Squad Presents: Drink N' Draw @ DWP

Lightning round game-inspired drawing, and video game demos

Portland Indie Game Squad
April 11, 2019 / 7:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Matthias Kemeny Design Lecture Series presents Silas Munro

Silas Munro: A Proclamation in Type and Image Form

Portland State Graphic Design

Friday April 12

All Day

April 12, 2019 / 8:30am6:30pm / Festival Event

What is Technology? (Day 2 of 3)

Conference • Exhibition • Experience

University of Oregon Portland
April 12, 2019 / 9:00am6:00pm / Festival Event

All The Feels

Playful art installation wants to play with you.

Vania Vananina Studio
April 12, 2019 / 9:00am3:30pm / Festival Event

Urban Sketching: Using Drawing to Become a Better Designer

Feed your muse by drawing inspiration from the real world

Portland Sketcher
April 12, 2019 / 9:00am4:30pm / Festival Event

Pop-Up Place: Open Gallery

Innovating the Future of Social Infrastructure

Portland Bureau of Transportation
April 12, 2019 / 9:00am7:00pm / Festival Event

Pretty with Purpose: How to be real, be strong, and make an impact.

Six short but sweet, dynamic keynotes and breakouts to get your purpose on.

HUB Collective Ltd.

Morning

April 12, 2019 / 9:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

Drawing in 3D: A Beginners Introduction to SketchUp (WinOS)

Learn SketchUp. Create great 3D designs.

SketchUp
April 12, 2019 / 11:00am1:00pm / Festival Event

Walking Tour: Mid-Century Modern and Minimalism in Portland

A walking tour about architecture, design, urban growth and history.

John Doyle

Afternoon

April 12, 2019 / 2:00pm3:00pm / Festival Event

Avoiding Design Debt in a Constantly Evolving Digital Landscape

Avoiding Design Debt in a Constantly Evolving Digital Landscape

Emerge Interactive
April 12, 2019 / 2:00pm4:00pm / Festival Event

adidas Maker Lab

Come explore the adidas MakerLab

adidas
April 12, 2019 / 2:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

Drawing in 3D: A Beginners Introduction to SketchUp (MacOS)

Learn SketchUp. Create great 3D designs.

SketchUp
April 12, 2019 / 2:00pm4:00pm / Festival Event

Walking Tour: Portland Bridges (Reprise)

A walking tour about architecture, design, urban growth and history.

John Doyle
April 12, 2019 / 2:00pm4:30pm / Festival Event

Performing Interaction Design

Interaction is performative, design methods are static. Come shake it up!

The Institute for Comedic Inquiry (IFCI) and plus & greater than (+&>)
April 12, 2019 / 3:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

B76 Guided Tour

B76 Guided Tour with Skylab

Skylab
April 12, 2019 / 3:15pm5:30pm / Festival Event

Who Gets to Decide?

We Ask Tiny Humans to Redesign PDX Through Their Eyes.

KSMOCA
April 12, 2019 / 4:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

WE ARE HERE! OSU Graphic Design Senior Showcase + Program Event

Featuring senior work, program information, refreshments and good times!

Oregon State University
April 12, 2019 / 4:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Post Modern Home: The Remix

Post Modern Home: The Remix

Cielo Home

Evening

April 12, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Unparalleled Product Design: Sports Product Trivia

Sports Product Design Workshops

Department of Product Design, University of Oregon
April 12, 2019 / 5:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

Design with Accessibility in Mind

NWEA will educate and inspire to design with accessibility in mind.

NWEA
April 12, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Finance, Fashion and Feminism

A talk featuring women's fashion paired with financial facts of the decades

Northwestern Mutual- Quaresma Group LLC
April 12, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

A Nod to Mod: Moto-Inspired Fashion

Timeless Italian scooters inspire a performance art fashion show

Portland Apparel Lab & Vespa Portland
April 12, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

HUDDLED MASSES

A multi-designer installation celebrating diversity in Portland.

Claws Out
April 12, 2019 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

Express Yourself: A Modern Embroidery Workshop to Mend and Customize Your Clothes

Stitch,mend,extend the life of your clothes with style in this fun workshop

Amy L. Frazer, Design and Illustration
April 12, 2019 / 8:00pm10:00pm / Festival Event

The Pressure Is Good for You, A Talk Show.

The Pressure Is Good for You, A Talk Show. A talk show that's good for you.

Adam R Garcia

Saturday April 13

All Day

April 13, 2019 / 9:00am6:00pm / Festival Event

All The Feels

Playful art installation wants to play with you.

Vania Vananina Studio
April 13, 2019 / 9:00am8:00pm / Festival Event

What is Technology? (Day 3 of 3 + OMSI)

Conference • Exhibition • Experience

University of Oregon Portland and OMSI
April 13, 2019 / 10:00am4:00pm / Festival Event

AIA Portland Homes Tour

Tour new and remodeled homes designed by some of Portland's top architects.

AIA Oregon
April 13, 2019 / 10:00am3:00pm / Festival Event

Hand Lettering Workshop - Sign Painting 101

Hand Lettering Workshop - Sign Painting 101

Studio Signs & Pictorial Displays, Inc.
April 13, 2019 / 11:30am6:00pm / Festival Event

Design Equity Tournament

Design a logo in a day to benefit Portland in Color

Visible

Morning

April 13, 2019 / 10:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

Manage Your Time, Manage Your Creativity

How to reclaim your time for creative energy and creative projects.

11:11 Supply
April 13, 2019 / 10:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

An Anti-Patriarchy Approach to Design Practice

Integrating the inner feminine into design practice & process

The Felt Hat
April 13, 2019 / 10:00am12:30pm / Festival Event

Learn to Sew: The Portsmith Waxed Canvas and Leather Tote

Make a waxed canvas & leather tote in a few hours! No experience necessary!

Klum House
April 13, 2019 / 10:00am1:00pm / Festival Event

Building an ADU from Idea to Occupancy

Understanding ADU financing, permitting, design & the construction process.

Aforma
April 13, 2019 / 10:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

Walking Tour: Designing Death, River View Cemetery

A walking tour about architecture, design, urban growth and history.

John Doyle
April 13, 2019 / 10:30am12:30pm / Festival Event

Destructive Idealism: Rethinking Resilient Systems

A panel discussing resilient systems and ways to take deliberate action.

University of Oregon Ecological Design Center
April 13, 2019 / 11:00am3:00pm / Festival Event

Consider the Chair

Discuss Enzo Mari's furniture designs and build a chair from recycled wood.

To Be Determined

Afternoon

April 13, 2019 / 12:30pm2:00pm / Festival Event

Introducing Hope: Utopianism as a Design Tool in Landscape Architecture

A lecture by Tim Waterman with food catered by Victory Project PDX.

2.ink Studio
April 13, 2019 / 1:00pm3:00pm / Festival Event

User Experience in XR

Join us to explore the fundamentals of UX for immersive media.

Em Ivers & Rian Long
April 13, 2019 / 1:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

Wacom + Vectornator Design Challenge

Wacom + Vectornator Design Challenge and Peer2Peer Portfolio Review

Wacom
April 13, 2019 / 1:30pm3:30pm / Festival Event

Destructive Idealism: Empowering Local Community

A workshop on rethinking resilience and empowering local action.

University of Oregon Ecological Design Center
April 13, 2019 / 2:00pm4:00pm / Festival Event

Walking Tour: Gentrification by Design, Albina

A walking tour about architecture, design, urban growth and history.

John Doyle
April 13, 2019 / 2:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

Learn to Make: Waxed Canvas & Leather Dopp Kit

Make a waxed canvas & leather dopp kit in a few hours!

Klum House
April 13, 2019 / 3:00pm5:00pm / Festival Event

Design in One Contemporary Photographer's Work

Contemporary Design in Visual Art

Larry Cwik Photographic Fine Art
April 13, 2019 / 4:00pm6:00pm / Festival Event

From Screen to Space: Transitioning to Spatial Design

A workshop to help you break your design practice into the third dimension.

Em Ivers & Rian Long

Evening

April 13, 2019 / 5:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Unparalleled Product Design: Extreme T-Shirt

Sports Product Design Workshops

Department of Product Design, University of Oregon
April 13, 2019 / 6:00pm10:00pm / Festival Event

24/7 by Judy Kim

An exhibit documenting visual culture of immigrant-owned convenience stores

Paragraph
April 13, 2019 / 6:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Tender Table: Stories about food, family, identity

Tender Table: Stories about food, family, identity

Tender Table