Sponsors

 


 

Jefferson

JEFFERSON

We are dedicated to the health sciences and committed to educating professionals, discovering new knowledge, and setting the standard for quality, compassionate and efficient patient care. 

Collab Philadelphia Museum of Art

COLLAB

Collab is a group of design professionals and enthusiasts who support modern and contemporary design at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Members experience great design year-round through exhibition previews, design-inspired field trips, special access to the Museum’s world-class design collection, lectures, and opportunities to meet and learn from design curators and visionaries.

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UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS | SCHOOL OF DESIGN

Design at the University of the Arts challenges students to re-envision the world around them, and provides the technical and creative thinking skills that prepare them for the future. UArts students collaborate, innovate and experiment, taking risks to solve problems by engaging, imagining and making.

12th Street Catering

12th STREET CATERING

12th Street Catering is a full-service catering company offering locally sourced ingredients, stunning displays, and highly seasoned staff in Philadelphia.

NextFab

NEXTFAB

NextFab is a network of membership-based makerspaces that provide access to tools, technology, education, events, and services for makers of any skill level.

 

PARALLEL EDGE, INC.

O'Donnell & Naccarato Structural Engineers

O'DONNELL & NACCARATO

O’Donnell & Naccarato, a consulting structural engineering firm with facade restoration and full-service parking garage divisions, has been recognized for its expertise in designing and managing projects of all sizes, types and levels of complexity.

Haworth

HAWORTH

Drexel University Westphal College

DREXEL UNIVERSITY | ANTOINETTE WESTPHAL
COLLEGE OF MEDIA ARTS & DESIGN

At Drexel's Westphal College of Media Arts & Design we go about teaching design, media, and the performing arts in a different way. Our undergraduate and graduate degree programs empower students with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to succeed in highly competitive creative fields. Our programs are predominately studio based. That means small classes and hands-on learning. 

Temple University

TEMPLE UNIVERSITY | TYLER SCHOOL OF ART

Herman Miller Furniture

HERMAN MILLER

Inventive designs, technologies and related services that improve the human experience wherever people work, heal, learn and live.

Milber Makris Plousadis & Seiden, LLP

MILBER MAKRIS PLOUSADIS & SEIDEN, LLP

Richard Davies, a former shareholder of Powell Trachtman, current Chairman of the Board of the Center for Architecture + Design, and legal counsel to the Philadelphia Chapter of the AIA has moved his practice representing architects, engineers and other design professionals to Milber Makris with his partners Neil P. Clain Jr and Kevin Dmochowsky. They have been joined by their associates Cory P. Taylor, Jennifer Haeberle, and Vittoria Greene, and their assistants Lizanne Shaffer, Cassidy Bolen, and Kathryn Ritchie.

Architectural Glass Institute

ARCHITECTURAL GLASS INSTITUTE

The Architectural Glass Institute (AGI) was created to provide a forum for sharing the collective expertise of our glazing contractors of the Philadelphia tri-state region and The Finishing Trades Institute.

The AGI is your source for professional contractors, resources, and continuing education for all interior and exterior glass applications.

AARP Pennsylvania

AARP PENNSYLVANIA

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to helping people ages 50 and older to improve their quality of life as they age. With over 38 million members and growing, we lead positive social change through our extensive product offerings and services.

USA Architects + Planners

USA ARCHITECTS PLANNERS + INTERIOR DESIGNERS

Founded in 1985, USA’s designs inspire community, creating impactful environments where people learn, work, and play. The firm offers architectural, interior and planning services within Government, Justice, K-12, Higher Education, Science and Technology, Commercial and Corporate markets.

Philadelphia Design District

PHILADELPHIA DESIGN DISTRICT

Since 1776, Philadelphia has been the home of the builders and the craftsmen, the thinkers and the tinkers. It's where ideas and innovation collided to create the heart of the nation. Born from this spirit, a new heart has risen in the old city, the Philadelphia Design District.

The Philadelphia Design District is a newly founded collective initiated by independent business owners in an area spanning Second and Third Street to Market and Race. This eclectic community of shops, boutiques, art galleries, and bistros is a community presenting the best in creativity and design in the vibrant and dynamic neighborhood of the Old City.

Adobe Creative Jam

ADOBE CREATIVE JAM

Nothing beats being part of a creative community. That’s why we created Creative Jams, an event series where local thought leaders share a behind-the-scene peek into their processes and projects; meanwhile, teams compete in a tournament that puts their creative skills to the test using Adobe Creative Cloud.

ATTIC

ATTIC VIRTUAL MEDIA PARTNERSHIP

ATTIC helps you find vintage and artisan-designed furniture, decor products and clothing from unique, small and independent stores in the greater Philadelphia area. ATTIC is updated daily with products from nearly 50 local stores to help you create a beautiful home and keep the retail sector in your city healthy, diverse and interesting.

 

MEDIA / PROMOTIONAL PARTNERS


Azure Magazine

AZURE

AZURE is a leading North American magazine focused on contemporary design, architecture, products and interiors from around the globe.

WantedDesign

WANTED DESIGN

WantedDesign is a platform dedicated to promoting design and fostering the international creative community at large throughout the year. It’s two marquee events take place during May’s NYCxDESIGN in both Manhattan and Brooklyn.

 

PHILLY STYLE MAGAZINE

Campus Philly

CAMPUS PHILLY

Campus Philly is a nonprofit organization that fuels economic growth by encouraging college students to study, explore, live and work in the Greater Philadelphia tri-state region.

POST Open Studio Tours

POST

Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST), a program of The Center for Emerging Visual Artists, offers a behind-the-scenes look at a day in the life of a visual artist. This October, explore hundreds of artist studios and community partner spaces in more than twenty Philadelphia neighborhoods and see the artistic process unfold right in your own backyard.