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.

Emerging Designer Residency

Art x Design
Emerging Designer Residency
→ Exhibition
→ May 16th – May 23rd, 10am – 8pm
→ The Shops & Restaurants at Hudson Yards
     20 Hudson Yards Level 1
     New York City
Emerging Designer Residency
In partnership with Arts Thread And Cool Hunting
Special thanks to Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Special thanks to Hudson Yards
The Emerging Designer Residency was created to support the work of designers in the early stages of their careers.
NYCxDESIGN and Arts Thread have teamed up again to present the 2024 iteration of the Emerging Designer Residency program in New York City. Four recent graduates in a variety of design disciplines will set up studios in a well trafficked public commercial space to showcase their impressive projects and work in progress.
Hours of Operation: May 16th-22nd (Monday-Saturday, 10am-8pm; Sunday 11am-7pm); May 23rd from 10am-3:30pm
Hudson Yards, 1st Floor (Located near Tiffany’s)
Erika Choe, ceramics
Juliana Serna Mesa
Juliana Serna Mesa, lighting
Lilach Porges4439 (1)
Lilach Porges, fashion through technology
Alexandra Soiseth, textiles

20 Hudson Yards