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.

NYCxDESIGN Student Showcase Night

Fashion Institute of Technology, Katie Murphy Theater 300 7th Avenue, New York City, United States

This annual event showcases the creative research of students from six of the top design schools in New York City. This year's theme is divided, a theme that reflects our current times when it seems it is possible to hold opposing views on nearly all issues, can creative design help bridge these divisions and bring us together?