Design Homecoming 2023

 Wednesday, February 8, 2023 | 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

 The Guggenheim Museum, 1071 5th Ave, New York, NY 10128

Generously supported by Bloomberg Connects

Join NYCxDESIGN and the Guggenheim Museum for a fresh event supporting, empowering, and growing New York City’s next generation of designers.


By purchasing a ticket, you are supporting all students’ complimentary access to this event, in addition to enabling NYCxDESIGN year-round as a non-profit to create more equitable opportunities in design, provide platforms to promote important work, foster a diverse next generation of designers, and define the future of design locally and internationally.


On Wednesday, February 8, 2023, NYCxDESIGN’s Inaugural Design Homecoming will bring together New York City’s design community at the Guggenheim Museum for an unparalleled evening where hundreds of the City’s freshest design students meet the most exciting designers and industry leaders. At this inaugural event, students will be welcomed into New York City’s design world, and all attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy design-minded activities, spirited exchanges of ideas, and educator-led tours of the Guggenheim’s galleries. 

Academic Engagement Tour, 2022. Photography by Filip Wolak © The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation.

After-Hours Exhibition Tours

Guggenheim educators will lead tours of Alex Katz and Nick Cave exhibitions, in addition to explorations of the museum’s architectural design. Attendees will also have the opportunity to view the exhibitions at their own pace.  

Academic Engagement Participants, 2021. Photography by Arielle Gray © The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation.

Hands-On Activities

Guests will have access to the Guggenheim’s intimate, warm, contemplative Reading Room that will host a creative hands-on activity. 

Be sure to download Bloomberg Connects, the free arts and culture app, before your visit to explore exclusive content for Alex Katz: Gathering and Nick Cave: Forothermore in the Guggenheim’s digital guide.

The Guggenheim Museum, 1071 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10128

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