IDSA Represents at NYCxDESIGN 2022

May 12 2022 - 10:26am


The IDSA New York City Chapter and several Sections continue our 10-year collaboration and active participation with NYCxDESIGN to bring several events to the community during the annual city-wide event happening May 10-20, 2022. The NYCxDESIGN Festival showcases designs and designers across disciplines through virtual and in person events, from exhibitions and installations to open studios, talks, and meetups.



Open Studio hosted by Aruliden

Join us to celebrate the industrial and brand design projects we’ve launched in recent years, from technology to wellness, consumer goods and more.

Thursday, May 12, 4-7pm ET (in person)
432 Park Avenue South, 3rd Floor 

Register (free) 

Design Icons Through Tucker Viemeister’s Eyes

The acclaimed industrial designer shares design insights on iconic products on display at SoHo Design District member showrooms. The tour will make 5 stops and close with a celebratory toast at the final location.

Friday, May 13, 4:30-6:30pm ET (in person)
51 Wooster St 

Register ($20) 

Creating a Sustainable and Circular Future with INDEED Innovation

Experience an interactive meet-up featuring expert panel speakers from leading Circular Economy innovators, Newlab, and IDSA.

Friday, May 13, 5-7pm ET (in person)
19 Morris Ave in Brooklyn 

Register (free for IDSA members, $10 for non-members

Designing for Wellbeing (A conversation with Karim Rashid and James Krause)

Enjoy an immersive conversation about the process and differentiating elements of designing for the luxury segment to secure unique experiences.

Saturday, May 14, 5-6:30pm ET (in person)
70 Greene St

Register (free) 

A Celebration of Design with IDSA Communities (hosted by IDSA Housewares Section and Sustainability Section)

Join our community leaders from IDSA's Section Network for a virtual presentation highlighting the diversity within this network, and learn about the many facets of industrial design and its impact on our world.

Wednesday, May 18, 4-5pm ET (virtual event)

Register (free) 

Hardware x Design x Innovation x Women and Gender Diverse Folks

This 3-hour happy hour networking event at Newlab will include quick remarks by the Women Who Hardware organizers and the Newlab team, as well as an informal show-and-tell, where community members can bring in hardware products to present to attendees. There will also be remarks made by the IDSA NYC Chapter and IDSA WID Northeast District Representative on the launch of the IDSA Women In Design New York City Chapter.

Wednesday, May 18. 5-8pm (in person)
19 Morris Ave in Brooklyn

Register (free)



NYCxDESIGN, New York City’s annual celebration of design, attracts hundreds of thousands of attendees and designers from across the globe. Each May, the event celebrates a world of design and showcases over a dozen design disciplines through events taking place across the city’s five boroughs. For more information on NYCxDESIGN, visit   

About WantedDesign NYC
With its marquee events during NYCxDESIGN, WantedDesign is a platform dedicated to promoting design and fostering the international creative community throughout the year. For more information on WantedDesign, visit

About Design Pavilion NYC
Design Pavilion invites community engagment in celebration of NYCxDESIGN and instigates a design awakening. Events are free and open to the public. For more information on Design Pavilion, visit