New York City, City Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn, NYC & Company, Department of Cultural Affairs, Global Network of Black Pride, Designers Launch City’s First-Ever 12-Day, 5 Borough Expo to Showcase Local & International Design
Hosted in the world’s design capital, the 12-day event will bring together culture, education, commerce and entertainment with a full, varied program, including exhibitions, installations, trade shows, talks, launches and open studios. Spanning all disciplines of design, from graphic and product design to architecture and fashion, digital and urban design to furniture and design thinking.NYCxDESIGN looks to create a platform for cultural and commercial opportunities, elevate established and emerging design practices and increase awareness of and appreciation for design by all audiences.
NYCxDESIGN is New York City’s inaugural citywide event to showcase and promote design of all disciplines. Held from Friday, May 10, through Tuesday, May 21, 2013 the event will celebrate New York City’s contributions to and embrace of design.