Austin Design Week 2017 is upon us!
With an amazing amount of workshops, talks, and studio tours, we thought it necessary to distill their full list of events into a manageable schedule for the rest of the week. Here’s where we’ll be headed—hope to see you out there!
Join fellow creative thinkers and learn how to apply the design process to guide decision-making in your personal and professional life.
Wednesday, November 8th 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Experience virtual tours of concepts for future dwelling that have been developed during the 20th and 21st centuries. Hear from leaders in thought and technology that are propelling the rapid changes to home life occurring today.
Wednesday, November 8th 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Travel through time and explore the origins of street painting, discuss the state of public art today, and glimpse into our vision for the chalk art of the future. Also, learn the tools and techniques of street painting.
Thursday, November 9th 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
A multidisciplined design studio and gallery in East Austin.
Thursday, November 9th 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
*short lecture and Q&A at 5:00
Learn the history of lettering stencils, and leave with lettering designs you create with the innovative and playful Lettermaker Stencil.
Friday, November 10th 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Experience Austin through the lens of a pedestrian as you connect with both people and place, while learning more about the story of Austin through its unique sights and sounds.
Friday, November 10th 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Visit East Side Collective’s coworking studio space and see how designers, builders, developers, engineers, and artists help lead Austin into thoughtful, innovative design, while offering an authentic piece of Austin’s creative culture.
Friday, November 10th 4:00 PM – 6:00PM
Join this panel discussion from individuals that have made giving back a part of their everyday lives. Come to be inspired and join the community in building a movement for change.
Friday, November 10th 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Experience a chronicle of “forgotten places & places never found” that is meant to capture the views of these massive feats of engineering and challenge notions of place, while questioning what is the “highest and best use” in this context.
Monday – Friday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM