Tuesday March 31
Today's Featured Events:
The Legacy of Florence Knoll on the Interior Design Industry
281 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210
Knoll is a Constellation of Design Brands.
Come explore the stars in our universe.
Knoll Textiles and KnollStudio will present the enduring legacy of Knoll products. The past work, its present relevance and our future aspirations. Read more...
The Legacy of Florence Knoll
Workplace Design for Humans:
Maddening Myths vs. Real Solutions
Institute for Human Centered Design (IHCD)
200 Portland Street, First Floor, Boston, MA 02114
We work differently today. And we’re different - more varied in ability, age and expectations than ever. We can design places to work where the variety of workers have a reasonable hope of being effective and satisfied. But we have to tell the truth about design choices that evidence tells us fail. Join us to blow up some myths and get excited about design that supports you to be at your best. Read More...
Workplace Design for Humans
Cambria New Design Launch Party 2020
European Granite & Marble
In association with NKBA New England
675 Canton Street, Norwood, MA 02062
European Granite & Marble cordially invites you to join us for our biggest party of the decade as we celebrate Cambria’s 20th Anniversary and give you an exclusive first look at their new designs for 2020. You won’t want to miss this evening of excitement and celebration as we welcome our special guest and Celebrity Illusionist, Chris Michael, doing a never before seen performance you have to see to believe! Read More...
Cambria New Design Launch Party
Introduction to Design Sprints
Design Sprint Boston Meetup
At WeWork, Floor 15, conference room 15A
One Beacon St. (near Park Street Station), Boston, MA 02108
Design Sprints are intensive, 5-day workshops that combine design thinking, lean strategy, innovation, and behavioral science to rapidly validate new solutions. Are you interested in running a Design Sprint with your team or in your organization? This is the Design Week event for you! Participants will learn about the overall structure of the Design Sprint while getting hands-on practice with key Sprint exercises. All experience levels are welcome! Read more...
Introduction to Design Sprints
Renovating and Retro-fitting Your Historic Home
Roma & York
at The Otis House, Historic New England,
141 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114
Join the design/build team of Roma & York – Joseph and Ketylina De Renzis – as they share their project management story behind the 2019 renovation of “LOCKSLEA” a rare Jacobethan classic in Brookline’s Fisher Hill neighborhood, designed originally by renowned Chapman & Frazer Architects and featured in House Beautiful magazine in 1917. Completely updated, it’s now a welcoming, more energy efficient home with renewed curb appeal. Bring your home renovation questions and discover what’s possible! Read more...
Sustainability in the Time of Climate Change:
New Decade, New Design Solutions for New England
IFDA New England
126 Newbury Street, 2nd floor, Boston MA 02116
Climate change and dwindling resources are affecting all residential design practices. Join IFDA New England as we host panelists designer Lisa Tharp; architect JB Clancy of Albert Righter Tittman Architects; Bob LaFond of Terrene of New England and Boston Green Renovations; moderated by Jacqui Becker of Jacqueline Becker Fine Arts, as they discuss how they stay at the vanguard of sustainability and innovation in New England. Read more...
Sustainability in the time of Climate Change
The New, Elegance:
Designing Around the World with Timothy Corrigan
New England Home,
Venegas and Company and ICAA New England
At Venegas and Company
477 Harrison Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02118
Join New England Home magazine, Venegas and Company, and the ICAA New England Chapter in welcoming Timothy Corrigan to Boston. Throughout his career, Timothy has established an iconic look known for being layered, detailed, and suitable for modern living. He will be sharing images from his new book, The New Elegance: Stylish Comfortable Rooms for Today, which features 11 of his international projects. Learn about Corrigan's expert outlook on topics like successful decorating, scale & proportion, symmetry, architectural details, and more. Read More...
The New Elegance with Timothy Corrigan
Making Startups Work at Makerspaces
10 Tyler Street, Somerville, MA 02143
Learn why some entrepreneurs choose the Artisan’s Asylum to launch their startup journey. You’ll hear from innovators in additive manufacturing, robotics and consumer electronics space. The moderated discussion will shed light on the opportunities and challenges of launching new ventures within an environment of open innovation, community collaboration, and shared infrastructure. Also, daily tours offered. Read More...
Making Startups Work
Using Photography to Elevate Your Design
Digital Silver Imaging
9 Brighton Street, Belmont MA 02478
A beautifully finished and well-crafted photograph can be the defining element of an interior space. This event will start with a brief demonstration of several contemporary display techniques for finishing photographs. Going beyond the basic white mat and frame, the how and why of choosing a finishing method will be discussed. Architect Tim Techler and Iris Gallery owner Alison Collins will also present on working with photographic imagery. Refreshments will be served. Read more...