Boston Design Week 2024: Designing for Our Future (April 23rd – May 5th)

Mark your calendars! The 11th annual Boston Design Week is set to take place from April 23rd to May 5th, 2024. This 12-day extravaganza promises a vibrant mix of in-person, virtual, and outdoor events across the city, catering to a wide range of design enthusiasts.

A Look Ahead: Designing for the Future

This year’s theme, “Designing for the future – Preserving for the Future,” strikes a thought-provoking chord. Organizers are encouraging submissions that envision the possibilities ahead, be it through innovative new designs or by safeguarding the legacy of historic design elements. Events that resonate with this theme, particularly those addressing the economic, social, and environmental challenges we face, will receive special consideration for scheduling and promotion.

A Festival for All Design Passions

Whether you’re an architecture aficionado, a landscape design devotee, or captivated by the transformative power of design for social good, Boston Design Week has something for you. The festival boasts a diverse range of events categorized into specific tracks:

  • Architecture and Urban Planning: Delve into the future of buildings, public spaces, and historic preservation.
  • Landscape Design and Outdoor Life: Explore the evolving world of landscape architecture, parks, and play areas.
  • Design and Social Impact: Discover how design tackles issues of sustainability, racial justice, and environmental responsibility.
  • Professional Focus: Gain insights into the design industry, design education, and exciting design competitions.
  • Handmade Design: Immerse yourself in the world of artisanal and bespoke design creations.

Accessibility and Public Engagement

Boston Design Week prioritizes inclusivity. Most events are free to attend with registration, making design exploration accessible to a broad audience. This festival aims to spark public interest in design and demonstrate its profound impact on our lives.

Get Involved!

Don’t miss this opportunity to celebrate design in all its forms. With renowned speakers, insightful panel discussions, captivating exhibitions, and much more, Boston Design Week promises an enriching and inspiring experience for anyone passionate about design. Stay tuned for further announcements and mark your calendars for this exciting design event!