Philadelphia’s city-wide celebration of design and innovation
October 9-17, 2014
Every fall, the city celebrates the historic role of design in the region while showcasing the innovation yet to come during DesignPhiladelphia. The annual city-wide festival, one of the largest of its kind in the nation, highlights Philadelphia’s vibrant creative culture.
During the nine-day festival, approximately 200,000 people are estimated to explore the world of design during more than 120 events held throughout the city. DesignPhiladelphia aims to celebrate and promote Philadelphia a design capital and destination.
More than 400 artists, professionals and students alike, will be represented in practically every design discipline, including automotive, product and interior design, graphic design, architecture, multi-media and urban planning. Events included exhibitions, lectures, workshops and demonstrations to help shine a light on the city’s design scene and history.
Most events are free and open to the public.
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