IDSA Chicago is one of the largest and most active IDSA chapters. Our chapter has been offering valuable programming for more than 20 years. We strive to cover a diverse range of design-related subjects and provide a forum for interaction and information for our members.
Our chapter is committed to delivering high-quality, content-driven programs that enlighten our creative community, strengthen our profession, and benefit the industry of Industrial Design. Our events are great opportunities to meet other local designers. Be sure to follow us on Instagram and LinkedIn to stay up to date on our chapter.
Chicago News & Events
IDSA Chicago presents ProPanel
Have you ever wondered: what is Industrial Design? What kind of jobs can I get after graduation? IDSA Chicago is teaming up with design professionals from prestigious design studios like Radio Flyer, TEAMS Design, gravity tank, Studio Murmur, Designcraft, moto mucci, LUNAR, High Sierra and Webb deVlam to answer your questions! The field of Industrial Design is big!
IDSA Chicago's Sketchnote Summit with Craighton Berman
Last spring, IDSA Chicago brought the best of 'sketchnoters' to one event, entitled Sketchnote Summit. This activity was held in partnership with Columbia College Chicago at the Quincy Wong Center. The summit featured Craighton Berman, a designer, illustrator, and creative director based in Chicago and Stefani Bachetti, a practicing design researcher and visualizer with a background in industrial design, architecture, and education.
This event was complimentary to IDSA members.