Open Doors

Celebrate Austin design through a week of free workshops, talks, studio tours and events this November as the city celebrates its creative community in the third annual Austin Design Week

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We can't run Austin Design Week without the help of amazing volunteers supporting ADW events throughout the week.

We need enthusiastic folks who want to be a part of pumping people up about design in Austin, bringing the community together during Austin Design Week, and having a great time doing it.

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Latest News

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When we asked for proposals that centered around the theme “Open Doors,” we emphasized that designers take as broad of an interpretation as they see fit. We had no clue what would come to us from the other side of that submission portal.

One reason for this: Part of learning new things is discovering new things to learn. Asking designers to conform their proposals to our motivations behind “Open Doors” would’ve not only contradicted...

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Jane Hervey, founder of #bossbabesatx, headed a show-stopping event during last year’s Austin Design Week.

Working alongside &Feminist, #bossbabesatx organized a panel and art installation that explored the place where our personal/political narratives intersect with our social/built environment. Hosted at Lewis Carnegie Design Studio, the...

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Members of our Advisory Board share why they’re excited for this year’s theme, along with advice for submissions.

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SAVE THE DATE: November 5-9, 2018