Posts By: Dawn Zidonis

SF Design Week 2020 Dates Announced

Save the date! The 14th Edition of San Francisco Design Week will take place June 16th–25th, 2020. SFDW is an essential week-long city-wide festival that showcases the unique intersection of ideas, design, business & entrepreneurism that makes the Bay Area the birthplace of the future. Now a global phenomenon, San Francisco’s international success is born

2019 Design Hub Installations, Exhibits and Opening Night!

SF Design Week kicks off this Thursday and we have amazing installations, exhibits and an Opening Night Party on the Waterfront at Pier 27! Attend Opening Night Party on the Waterfront Thursday June 20 Join thousands of designers and creatives to celebrate, have a drink AND see the installations as we converge on the pier

San Francisco Design Week Welcomes Dezeen as a 2019 Media Partner

San Francisco Design Week (SF Design Week) is excited to announce its media partnership with Dezeen, the world’s most popular and influential architecture and design magazine, with an audience of 2.5 million unique visitors each month. Every day, Dezeen’s award-winning editorial team publishes a curated selection of the best international architecture, interiors and design projects

Get PUMPED. Official Calendar Launch Weds. May 15!!!

We’ll be publishing our Full Calendar of Events on May 15th, 2016 and we couldn’t be more excited about this years offerings!!! Mark your calendars, set your alerts, ask Siri to remind you because the most popular events are sure to sell out within hours of the launch! Check out the video below to get

Opening Night Early Bird Tickets Released!

While we’re still lining up entertainment, artists, vendors and exhibitors, so we’re offering Early Bird Registration for a limited time. As we start adding our highlights and line-up ticket prices will go up for this fundraiser so don’t wait, get your access to the largest design party in the Bay Area! Kick-off of SF Design

Call for Proposals are now closed: 2019

Call for 2019 Proposals has officially closed! We’re finalizing the calendar and notifying applicants of their acceptance as we turn the corner to focus on preparations for Opening Night and the week long festival of all things design! We received a record number of proposals this year, so we’re still in the process of notifying

International Design Weeks: September Edition

This month things are kicking into gear with a few of our favorite international design weeks! If you are traveling around the globe in one of these regions (for work or for pleasure), be sure to pop in and check out a few events. Dawn Zidonis, Executive Director of San Francisco Design Week and Vice

Going from Working Freelance to In-House

It’s been a wild ride, right? Living the super-casual freelance lifestyle, doing everything on your own terms, making your own hours and working in your own pajamas – no commitment or real obligations to a company except for delivering the goods on time. It’s kind of like dating until finding the right person to settle

Opening Night Reception: Early early bird tickets now on sale!

Get in now while the price is such a steal. Prices go up in a few weeks as we announce music performances and special exhibits. We’re taking over the entire cruise terminal including both floors for the most epic kick-off night yet! SF Design week kicks off with the opening night reception on June 14th.

Italian Day of Design: March 2

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Italy’s Foreign Office and the Triennale Design Museum of Milan Celebrate “Italian Design Day” on March 2, 2017 San Francisco, February 22 – A worldwide celebration of Italian design will virtually connect one hundred cities with a major initiative conceived by Italy’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Triennale Design Museum entitled

Dutch Design Week 2016: The making of

Dutch Design Week takes place October 22–30th, 2016. You’re invited to join our friends in the Netherlands to experience the making of what lies ahead. Let’s celebrate design at its best: marvel at the very latest, discover how it’s made and join the people that make a difference. Upon its 15th anniversary Dutch Design Week