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Opening Night Reception: Early early bird tickets now on sale!

Get in now while the price is such a steal. Prices go up in a few weeks as we announce music performances and special exhibits. We’re taking over the entire cruise terminal including both floors for the most epic kick-off night yet! SF Design week kicks off with the opening night reception on June 14th.

Introducing the 2017 theme: Question everything

In 2015, SF Design Week celebrated the omnipresence of design within our unique Bay Area community with the theme “Look closer”. We celebrated our desire to push the boundaries of design, technology, and alternative thinking. We celebrated our drive to disrupt the industry, to explore and break new grounds, to tap into unorthodox thinking. But

Dutch Design Week 2016: The making of

Dutch Design Week takes place October 22–30th, 2016. You’re invited to join our friends in the Netherlands to experience the making of what lies ahead. Let’s celebrate design at its best: marvel at the very latest, discover how it’s made and join the people that make a difference. Upon its 15th anniversary Dutch Design Week

Social Sketch Design

A casual pop-up for creatives : Social Sketch

Recently, Rachel Frankel, Bay Area artist and illustrator, had time to sit down and chat with local artists Courtney Cerruti and Michael McConnell about one of their latest projects, Social Sketch. Social Sketch began organically as a casual get together of like-minded creatives, and now takes the form of a pop-up where the Bay Area’s

Heath Ceramic Design

National Design Award: Heath Ceramics

This piece originally appeared on Heath Ceramics in 2015. • • • Here’s a little recap of what landed us the honor of the Cooper Hewitt’s National Design Award in Corporate & Institutional Achievement. Our submission – Business by Design – was organized around five key principles, each with two projects that illustrate our approach:

SF Design Week + WestEdge SF Present an Exhibition of Modern Design

You’ve heard us talking about the amazing lighting and furniture designers that are going to be featured at the SF Design Week Hub with WestEdge SF on June 4th-5th. Here’s a preview of the incredibly unique, and equally amazing work that will be on display. Modern furniture designers such as Osidea Furniture, known for its sleek, yet strong pieces

The Chance to Win a “Weekend of Design” Trip

Free and open to the public June 4th and 5th daytime hours, the SF Design Week Hub with WestEdgeSF is command central for all things design. From exhibitions to panel discussions, the opening reception, and more, this is where you want to be to kick off a week celebrating design in the Bay Area. For an added

The SF Design Week Hub with WestEdge SF

“Design matters and is changing the world around us,” says Dawn Zidonis, executive director of AIGA SF. She strikes at the core of San Francisco Design Week, a week-long event that highlights human-centered design capable of enriching even the simplest parts of our lives. This is why SF Design Week Hub with WestEdge SF is focusing on an incredible

Inside Out: Judy Kameon of Elysian Landscapes

Article originally published on the Heath Ceramics blog.  Bringing the inside out (and the outside in) is a big part of Heath’s design DNA. Coming of age as we did in California, the outdoors was an inherent part of who we were. In fact, you could say that we and our tile were instrumental in