Join us for this stellar line-up of presenters who will explore new ideas and perspectives in restaurant architecture and design such as communal dining and open kitchen experiences, integrating local art, plants and green spaces. A dynamic community of creative leaders will be brought together at Flexform SF, a leading family-owned manufacturer of high-end residential
The Autodesk Gallery Celebrates The Future of Making See how design shapes the world, from the buildings we live and work in, to the machines that propel us forward, to the products that enrich our everyday experiences. Experience what it’s like to take an idea from design through fabrication using Autodesk design tools. Go from
Studio Crawl is a two-night event during which guests meet the designers and creators behind some of the city’s most admired products, designs, and brands. Studio Crawl is held at various architecture and design studios, shops, galleries and startups around San Francisco allowing studios to share their products and projects to professionals and design enthusiasts.
GATHER ‘ROUND IT, curated by David Wilson and Mary Banas in collaboration with John McNeil Studio, is a one-time pop-up art and design experience, exploring community and collaboration as a means of inspiration. Design, craft, digital mediums and more will contribute to a shared creative experience. Join us for this experimental, hands-on event that includes
Studio Crawls are an annual, highly anticipated event where attendees go from studio to studio, peek inside and meet the designers and creators behind some of the city’s most admired products, designs and brands. Studio Crawl is held at various architecture and design studios, shops, galleries, tech companies and startups around San Francisco allowing studios
Join us for a conversation with the design team for the 30 Otis Street Mixed-Use Residential Project and the 12th Street Plaza Design, two closely interlinked projects that will help redefine the Market Street Hub community. Mexican Artist and Architect Frida Escobedo—together with Landscape Architect David Fletcher of Fletcher Studio—will discuss the 12th Street Plaza
Stephen Verner, Principal of Verner Architects and Doug Robertson President, Daedalus Structural Engineering discuss the ins and outs of designing for the Bay Area’s challenging building sites. Topics will include planning and permitting, dealing with neighbors and the unique challenges of steep hillsides from an architectural and structural engineering perspective.
The discussion between architects, policy makers, designers and technologists dive into the issues raised by the “How to Build a House: Architectural Research in the Digital Age” exhibition at swissnex san francisco. The exhibition presents the DFAB HOUSE in Switzerland, one of the first houses to be built almost entirely by digital methods, robots and
Please join us as we discuss ( & define) “craftsmanship” and “artisan,” buzzwords in today’s design community. This lively talk will be moderated by Mary Jo Bowling, the Homes Editor for Luxe Interiors + Design. Topics we’ll cover include: • How do architects, interior designers, and builders view craftsmanship? • How are they incorporating artisan-made
WeWork’s new headquarters for the Design and Development team is situated in the buzzing financial district near the historic Transamerica Pyramid. Sitting along side members of the WE community, our team gets the pleasure of working closely with those we serve. The D & D team headquarters is designed in-house and serves as a snapshot
Take action during SFdesignweek by participating in an industrial design workshop with practicing professionals and students to solve a community design problem within 8 hours! Utilize the design process to ideate, prototype, and test solutions that will be judged by an esteemed panel of Bay Area judges. As a professional, you dedicate a day of
fuseproject is hosting a student sketch session at their studio. Come meet fellow design students and current fuseproject designers while spending the morning practicing that key first step in the design process- sketching.
There is a belief that the design of workplaces can fix culture. And yet, frequently, the design process uncovers a misalignment between a company’s cultural aspirations vs their cultural realities. While design firms are able to facilitate a better understanding of a company’s cultural reality, the gap between the aspiration and the reality cannot be
Studio M is a collaborative creative space, where people from different disciplines come together to share resources, exchange ideas, and create tangible products. Please join us to view our work, enjoy lively conversation and a glass of wine, with an open workshop. Serena Clizia, architecture, interior design, furniture, consumer products and fashion. She will present
In partnership with the American Institute of Architects/San Francisco (AIASF), Flexform San Francisco will host a lively panel discussion, “The New Luxury” followed by a cocktail reception. Luxury is no longer about how rare your handbag is, how big your yacht is or how hand-made your watch is. Esteemed design innovators will explore what luxury