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It’s ‘About Time’ for the 2020 Seattle Design Festival

by Beverly Aarons

It’s that time again: Design in Public and AIA Seattle have announced the schedule for this year’s Seattle Design Festival (August 15 – 23, 2020). And the good news is that the pandemic hasn’t put much of a wrinkle in the festival’s style. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the Seattle Design Festival is offering a full slate of free activities: over 100 program partners will host online events and workshops alongside physically-distant scavenger hunts, tours, art installations, and other physical, place-based activities across greater Seattle. This year’s theme is “About Time.” Continue reading It’s ‘About Time’ for the 2020 Seattle Design Festival

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Announces Inclusive Cities Competition Winners

by Beverly Aarons

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) announced the winners of the Displaced: Design for Inclusive Cities Competition Tuesday, September 18th, at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center. The event was part of the Seattle Design Festival and in conjunction with the Discovery Center’s exhibition Design With the 90%: Improving Lives Around the World. There were 40 submissions from 19 countries.

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