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.

The NYCxDESIGN App, Powered by Bloomberg Connects

Our Bloomberg Connects guide will enable you to:
  • Use the embedded map to discover and navigate to Festival events across the city
  • Access content in 40 languages through Google Translate
  • And explore events categorized by design discipline, neighborhood, international focus and more
In addition to NYCxDESIGN, Bloomberg Connects lets you explore hundreds of museums, galleries, sculpture parks, gardens, and cultural spaces around the world – and over 90 organizations in NYC alone – all with one free download from the App Store or Google Play.