Upstate New York
Past Events
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

We invite you to partake in D&I social media campaign starting this week w/. AIGA first ever YouTube live conversation w Jacinda Walker, chair of the task force, talking about her thesis, which is all about strategic pathways to expose African American and Latino youth to design-related careers.

Friday, June 16, 2017 / Glens Falls

Whether you are designer yourself, work with them, or just want to get to know a few, this is a great opportunity to connect to your creative community. Grab a cup of coffee, network, and check out The Hyde Collection’s latest addition of the new Feibes and Schmitt Gallery with Museum Educator Jenny Hutchinson.

Thursday, June 15, 2017 / Albany, Rochester, Syracuse, Binghamton, Utica, Glens Falls

Whether you're a designer yourself, work with them, or just want to get to know a few, this is a great opportunity to connect with your community. Grab a cup of coffee and let's chat!

This event is free, we just ask you register in advance so we can manage numbers. Thanks!

Ithaca Coffee Co
311 E. Green Street

Ithaca, NY 14850

The Crossings of Colonie
580 Albany Shaker Rd
Albany, New York

*Bring your own coffee and a bite to eat. We will meet at the pavilion and do a quick 1.5 mile walk before we start our Thursday! (Starbucks, Professor Java's and Dunkin' are all around the corner)

Strange Brew
137 Washington Street

Binghamton, New York

127 Railroad St
Rochester, NY 14609

The Sweet Praxis
203 East Water Street
Syracuse, NY

Bite Bakery
53 Franklin Street
Utica, New York

The Hyde Collection
161 Warren Street
Glens Falls, New York

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - Friday, May 26, 2017 / New York
The Creative Lab is an intensive three day-long program designed to educate, inspire, and future proof the creative output of attendees. World-class trainers provide knowledge and inspiration, bringing their expertise to life through hands-on learning and immersive experiences. Attendees will leave creatively stimulated and prepared to produce better work.

Friday, May 26, 2017

Art therapy and design offer complementary strategies to enable vets to re-enter civil society, share their stories, and navigate Veterans Affairs.