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.

Supercharging Creativity & Design with AI

Art x Design
Supercharging Creativity & Design with AI
Partnered with Adobe
→ Talk
→ May 16th, 4pm-5:30pm
→ Museum of Arts and Design
     2 Columbus Cir, New York, NY 10019
 AI has unleashed unprecedented possibilities and challenges for creators, designers, and businesses to navigate.
This fireside conversation brings together industry leading designers to explore:
  • The profound impact of generative AI on the future of creativity and design
  • Best practices and tools industry leaders have adopted to integrate AI into businesses and workflows
  • The importance of AI ethics practices and bringing AI to market responsibly

Image by Kelsey Robinson, Color variation by Gen Recolor in Illustrator

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Nishat Akhtar, CCO, Instrument
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Siying Qu, co-founder, PRIVATE POLICY
Hillary Taymour, Founder, ​​Collina Strada
Brooke Hopper
Brooke Hopper, Principal Designer, Machine Intelligence & New Technology at Adobe

Museum of Art and Design

Product and Industrial Design
→ Talk
→ May 17th, 6pm-7pm
→ The Celeste Bartos Theater at the MoMA Cullman Education Building
Technology x Design
→ Talk
→ May 20th, 5pm-7:30pm
→ SVA Theatre
Interior Design
→ Talk
→ May 22nd, 5pm-8pm
→ Samsung 837
Graphic Design
→ Talk
→ May 18th, 5pm-6pm
→ Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Architecture x Design
→ Talk
→ May 21st, 5pm-7pm
→ The National September 11th Memorial Museum