NYCxDESIGN is driven by core values deeply rooted in community and creativity, always mindful of inclusivity, equality, diversity, sustainability, and regenerative design for the greater good of humanity.

Beyond its annual Festival, NYCxDESIGN’s year-round programming serves as a robust platform for the diverse spectrum of design talent found in New York City. 

Whether showcasing students, emerging designers, or highly decorated professionals across various design disciplines, our programs foster an environment for sharing, educating, learning, and uniting. The overarching aim is to address the pressing needs of our world with attention and care, inspiring the next generation to embrace design as a tool for solving problems and contributing positively to tomorrow’s challenges.

Design is all
around us

NYCxDESIGN connects and amplifies the broad coalition of design that fuels New York City and enriches the world.

Featured Programming

A public outdoor design exhibition in the streets of NYC
Register your event now – 2024 NYCxDESIGN Festival, May 16th-23rd, 2024
A poster campaign to fund the Emerging Designer Residency initiative. Learn more and purchase posters here.
Noteworthy urban design and architecture through the 5 boroughs
A design podcast hosted by Debbie Millman

Featured Press

Archtober 2023: What not to miss during NYC’s architecture month
Eye Turning Moments, by Design

Ongoing Supporters

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