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.

21 Events

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Sunday April 7

Morning

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 / 10:00am12:00pm / Festival Event

Walking Tour: Portland Bridges

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

John Doyle

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 / 2:00pm4:00pm / Festival Event

Walking Tour: Gentrification By Design, South Portland

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

John Doyle

Monday April 8

Evening

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 / 6:00pm9:00pm / 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

Tuesday April 9

All Day

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

Pop-Up Place: Open Gallery

Innovating the Future of Social Infrastructure

Portland Bureau of Transportation

Evening

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

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

Afternoon

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

Evening

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

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

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 / 9:00am4:30pm / Festival Event

Pop-Up Place: Open Gallery

Innovating the Future of Social Infrastructure

Portland Bureau of Transportation

Morning

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 / 2:00pm4:00pm / Festival Event

Walking Tour: Portland Bridges (Reprise)

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

John Doyle

Saturday April 13

Morning

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

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 / 1:30pm3:30pm / 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