The 12-Day Greater Boston Design Festival
DON'T MISS IT! 7th ANNUAL boston design week
March 25 - April 5, 2020
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All events are open to the public and most are free with RSVP.
Registration for the World Design Weeks Forum is now open, click here.
Tickets are on Sale and Nominations for our 2020 Design Awards are now open, click here
Our Mission: Boston Design Week seeks to increase public awareness and appreciation of all aspects of design, foster recognition of the vital role design plays in our lives, and bring new audiences to a wide array of design industries and organizations. Our vision is to encourage the public to explore all aspects of design. Please share our events with your friends and colleagues!
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WORLD DESIGN WEEKS FORUM IN BOSTON APRIL 1-5
We are honored to announce that Boston will host the World Design Weeks Forum as part of Boston Design Week 2020. Please help us in welcoming our colleagues from our global coalition of design weeks!
Registration for the WDW Forum
is now open. For information click here
BOSTON DEsiGN WEEK AWARDS FRIDaY APRIL 3
Co-sponsored by Artists for Humanity
in the stunning new gallery at the AFH EpiCenter. Enjoy a catered event, special sponsor displays and music and dancing. Cocktail attire | 21+ only. Tickets: $250 5:30pm VIP Reception, $50 6:30pm Awards and celebration.
The 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to:
Master Furniture Maker and
President Emeritus of North Bennet Street School
The Producer's Choice Award will be presented to:
The Society of Arts and Crafts
Other Awards to be announced and presented at the event include Mentor of the Year, co-sponsored by The Over My Shoulder Foundation; Newcomer of the Year,
and the Social Impact Award.
2019 Special Tracks
If a Boston Design Week falls into one of the categories below, it will also have a special designation to help you find and follow a track that interests you.
ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING
- Historic Preservation
- Urban Planning
- Future Design of Our City
- Industry Networking Events and Conferences
- New Products and Applications
- Continuing Design Education
- Student Design Contests
DESIGN AND SOCIAL IMPACT
- Sustainable Design
- Design and Recycling
- Design With a Social Purpose
- Design and the Environment
- Artisanal Design
- Bespoke Design
- Custom Design
- Hands-On Design Training
Innovation and Design Building
Indicates programs, speakers, and events taking place at the Innovation and Design Building.
Boston Design Center
Indicates programs, speakers, and other events taking place at the Boston Design Center.
Click the cover to flip through the 2019 Guidebook!
Thanks to our 2020 Sponsors!
Silver Media Sponsors
Non-Profit Organizational Bronze Sponsor
"Boston Design Week"
March 27 - April 7, 2019
Martin J. Walsh, Mayor