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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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 / 10:00am1:00pm / 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™

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

Evening

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 / 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 / 6:30pm8:00pm / 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 / 7:30pm11:00pm / 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

Evening

April 9, 2019 / 5:00pm7:00pm / Festival Event

Placemaking for a Circular Economy

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

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

Whole House Remodel Workshop

Learn and be inspired about whole house remodels.

ARCIFORM
April 9, 2019 / 5:30pm7:30pm / 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 / 6:00pm9:00pm / Festival Event

The Tale of the High West Whiskey Run

Storytelling with Manifold

Manifold
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 / 6:00pm8:30pm / 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

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

Wednesday April 10

All Day

April 10, 2019 / 9:00am6:00pm / Festival Event

All The Feels

Playful art installation wants to play with you.

Vania Vananina Studio

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 / 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 / 3:00pm4:30pm / Festival Event

Hand Drafting for Interior Design

Learn the basics of hand drafting for Interior Design

Vicki Simon Interior Design

Evening

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 / 6:00pm9:00pm / 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

International Design Meets Local Style

KEX and HAY celebrate local + international design.

KEX Portland
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 / 6:00pm9:30pm / Festival Event

Evolution of the Napkin Sketch

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

Infinity Images

Thursday April 11

All Day

April 11, 2019 / 9:00am6:00pm / Festival Event

All The Feels

Playful art installation wants to play with you.

Vania Vananina Studio

Afternoon

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 / 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

Evening

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

Friday April 12

All Day

April 12, 2019 / 9:00am6:00pm / Festival Event

All The Feels

Playful art installation wants to play with you.

Vania Vananina Studio

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

Afternoon

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 / 4:00pm8:00pm / Festival Event

Post Modern Home: The Remix

Post Modern Home: The Remix

Cielo Home

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 / 10:00am4:00pm / Festival Event

AIA Portland Homes Tour

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

AIA Oregon

Morning

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

An Anti-Patriarchy Approach to Design Practice

Integrating the inner feminine into design practice & process

The Felt Hat

Afternoon

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