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Design in Public celebrates all the ways that design makes life better in Seattle. We nurture relationships among designers, citizens, city leaders, and future-thinking business innovators. We catalyze change by supporting imagination, vision and participation in the creation of the place we all want to live. Design in Public is a strategic initiative of AIA Seattle.

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SDF Call for Proposals


2019 is the year of Balance. From August 6–25, the Seattle Design Festival (SDF) will connect designers, community members and civic leaders to explore how we design for Balance. We invite you to collaborate with SDF 2019: Balance. Download the Call For Proposals KEY DATESApril 20 – Design JamMay 8 – Design JamMay 5 – Design JamMay 22, 5pm PT – Deadline to submit program proposalsJune 7 – Notification of Festival acceptanceJuly 1 – F Read More
August 16 - 25, 2019
The Seattle Design Festival featured citywide tours, exhibits, outdoor installations, activities, interactive workshops and more from September 6-21, 2018. Read More