Friday May 6th 2022
Addison East Boston Appartments
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
In-Person & Online
Addison Apartments: Reimagining Multifamily Design & Spaces
With new multifamily apartment communities and buildings popping up left and right, it has become paramount for developers, architects and interior designers to build a truly unique and memorable experience into the fabric of a new building. Addison, a brand-new community in East Boston embodies that awe-inspiring spirit. Featuring one of the industry’s only “Maker Spaces”, Addison has distinctive features and design throughout its amenity spaces and apartments making it truly one-of-a-kind. Join for an exclusive look at the unique design of Addison Apartments while also hearing from a panel of key project contributors. Read more...
MIT Campus Art and Architecture Tour
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
MIT Campus Art and Architecture Tour
Presented by MIT List Visual Arts Center
Join MIT List Visual Arts Center on a public art tour showcasing art and architecture highlights across campus. View architecture highlights with accompanying artworks on this tour of the List Center’s public art collection of renowned contemporary artists featuring I.M. Pei, Sol LeWitt, Frank Gehry, and newly installed works by Alicja Kwade, Agnieszka Kurant and more. MIT’s Percent-for-Art Program, administered by the List Visual Arts Center, now allocates up to $500,000 to commission art for each new major renovation or campus construction project. Read more...
Jenni Kayne Interior Design Speaker Series at their 81 Newbury Street Location
Join us for an interiors-focused panel with three leading interior designers: Ann Marie Files (Studio A Design), Carolyn Thayer (Carolyn Thayer Interiors), and Dane Austin (Dane Austin Design). From inspiring tips on how to refresh your space to expert insight on all things design, this is a conversation you won't want to miss. In addition to receiving an exclusive gift for attending, the panel will be followed by a 15-minute Q&A where guests can ask each design expert questions. Tickets are $15, and guests can pre-order a copy of Jenni Kayne's Pacific Natural at Home book with registration. Tickets are $15. RSVP by calling the store at (617) 263-8410
Design History on Paper at the MFA
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
In-Person & Choice of Session
Design History on Paper at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston -
Enjoy an exclusive behind-the-scenes visit to the Morse Study Room at the MFA, Boston to view highlights from the design collection with Meghan Melvin, Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Curator of Design. The program aims to surprise and delight with a broad selection of works ranging from playful 17th-century ornament prints to luminous 1920s design portfolios. Read more...
SoWa First Friday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
SOWA First Friday
Free & Open to the Public.
No RSVP Necessary.
On the First Friday of every month the artists, galleries, shops and showrooms of the SoWa Art + Design District open their doors to the public for an evening of art, culture and inspiration. Meet the artists in their element, view the latest gallery exhibitions, shop small, and dine at one of SoWa's world-class restaurants.
SORRY - THE EVENT IS SOLD OUT.
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
2022 Boston Design Week Awards
At the Boston Design Center, 1 Design Center Place, Boston, MA 02210 West Entrance, 2nd Floor
Ample garage parking across the street
Our 9th Annual Boston Design Week Awards celebrate the diversity of the design community in greater Boston with a spirited gathering of our BDW 2022 event hosts, sponsors and media sponsors, and Leadership Committee members.