Call for entries! In honor of Women’s History Month in March, we’re putting curating a community gallery show titled Words of Wisdom with our partners at Spicefire. We’ll be celebrating the inspiring words of influential women in history by showcasing your unique pieces during a gallery show on Friday, March 31, 2017.
For Cincinnati Design Week’s 5th birthday, we wanted to give it a nice birthday gift — A much needed makeover. Thankfully, luckily, and happily, Hyperquake was up for the challenge.
On Saturday, July 23 we invited local designers to meet us at Union Hall for two power hours of design. We worked together to cover the city in great design through Snapchat's Geofilters. This event was sponsored by dooley media, providing free coffee and custom emoji notebooks.
Call for entries!
We'll be celebrating the inspiring words of influential women in history by showcasing your unique pieces during a gallery show on Friday, March 25, 2015. All are welcome to submit their work! We're looking for creative pieces from artists, designers, and everyone in between.
During the month of December, we decided to do a little something different for our monthly Liquid Courage event. We wanted to do go for others and encourage others to do the same.
Cincinnati Design Week 2015 is officially in the books. 7 days. 17 events. Over 1,400 inspired attendees.
Thanks to the City of Cincinnati, September 28 - October 2 has officially been proclaimed 'Design Week'!
On Wednesday, July 29, we joined the Twitter chat scene by starting our very own Twitter chat! We invited designers all throughout the AIGA network and beyond to chat about design, after dark, on the interwebs, and it was awesome. A few of our board members went a analog and got together in person to host the chat at Goodfellas OTR.
Women control nearly 80% of consumer spending, yet only 3% of creative directors of female. At AIGA Cincinnati, we decided it was time to talk about why. Why aren’t women reaching top leadership positions in our field? Where are they getting stuck and what can we do to help? This past weekend we started that discussion.
Last week, AIGA members had the privilege of hearing from D’Wayne Edwards, former footwear design director of Jordan at Nike Inc. Edwards spoke at our AIGA “Speaks” event on Thursday, May 14th and offered a workshop that was open to professionals and students on Friday afternoon.
As designers, we’re a competitive bunch. Although maybe not the most athletic, we’re problem solvers, pioneers, movers and shakers!
One of our favorite times of the year has come and gone. The time of the year where seasoned professionals unselfishly give up their Saturday mornings to spend time with college students.