Join DesignPhiladelphia for an evening of design exhibitions, fashion showcases, and outdoor revelry, set on the fringe of Northern Liberties at Provenance Architecturals, a 10,000 square-foot salvage warehouse. We’re kicking the festival off on Wednesday, October 10 with two back-to-back programs – a Cocktail Party + Benefit celebration (ticketed) that will roll into the free PopUp Place Street Party, igniting the 900 block of cobblestone Canal Street, at the doors of Provenance.
COCKTAIL PARTY + BENEFIT >> 5:30 – 7:30pm
Come early and support DesignPhiladelphia.
Explore Provenance Architecturals. Celebrate with the 2012 Design Champion Award winner – Dr. Amy Gutmann, President of the University of Pennsylvania. Indulge in fabulous fare from 12th Street Catering. Sip signature cocktails by Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction. Event proceeds support the Festival and DesignPhiladelphia’s year-round programming.
POPUP PLACE STREET PARTY >> 7:30 – 10pm
Free and open to the public.
Build an interactive architectural structure with Public Workshop. Hangout in the pallet lounge by Bonzai Homes. Catch the So Re Fa fashion show produced by Arcadia Boutique. Experience /adaptations/- an exhibition on sustainable design. View outdoor projections by Matt Suib and Nadia Hironaka. Enjoy live music by Dani Mari and Reverend TJ McGlinchey.
COME EARLY AND SUPPORT DESIGNPHILADELPHIA.
STAY LATE AND ENJOY THE NIGHT.
912 Canal Street | Cross Street: Poplar
Free parking available | enter via Delaware Avenue
SEPTA >> Market Frankford Line >> Spring Garden Street Station
Buses 29, 43, 57
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