Upstate New York
Past Events
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - Friday, January 20, 2017 / San Francisco
Whether you're leading sessions with internal teams or clients, Facilitation: by Design will teach you how to successfully lead diverse groups of stakeholders through design-thinking exercises and develop solutions to complex problems. You'll gain confidence facilitating collaborative sessions and take home a binder of essential tools to use day-to-day. For more information, visit: aiga.org/facilitation-by-design/
Thursday, January 19, 2017 / Albany, Binghamton, Glens Falls, Poughkeepsie, Rochester, Syracuse, Utica, Ithaca

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 drink and let's chat!

AIGA members and non-members are welcome to attend. We ask that you register (free) so that we can better manage numbers. Cheers!

 

TROY
Rare Form Brewing
90 Congress Street
Troy, NY 12180
ph (518) 326-4303
rareformbrewing.com


BINGHAMTON
**EVENT ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18**
The Shop
219 Washington Street
Binghamton, NY 13901
ph (607) 296-4436
theshop219.com

 

GLENS FALLS

The Bullpen Tavern
216 Glen Street
Glens Falls, NY 12801
ph (518) 636-2222
thebullpentavern.com

 

ITHACA
The Wastershed
121 W MLK Jr Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
ph (607) 345-0691
thewatershedithaca.com

 

POUGHKEEPSIE
Barrett Art Center/ Dutchess County Art Association
55 Noxon Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
barrettartcenter.org
*5pm - 7pm*
Tour of center kicks off at 5:30 followed by talk from Joanna Frang, the Executive Director

 

ROCHESTER
The Lost Borough Brewing Co.
543 Atlantic Ave
Rochester, NY 14609
http://www.lostboroughbrewing.com

 

SYRACUSE
Hotel Syracuse, 'Eleven Waters'
500 S. Warren Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
ph (315) 554-3541
elevenwaters.com

 

UTICA
Nail Creek Pub
720 Varick St
Utica, NY 13502
ph (315) 793-7593
nailcreekpub.com

Friday, December 16, 2016 / Troy, Rochester, Syracuse, Poughkeepsie, 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
Ithaca Coffee Company - Gateway Building
311 E Green St
Ithaca, NY 14850


TROY
Superior Merchandise Company
147 4th Street
Troy, NY 12180

8am talk with Ira Marcks about his new book! http://iramarcks.com/creativeeveryday
FREE book for all who attend!


BINGHAMTON 
Strange Brew
137 Washington St
Binghamton, New York


ROCHESTER 
Rochester Starry Nights
696 University Ave
Rochester, NY 14620


SYRACUSE
The Sweet Praxis
203 East Water Street
Syracuse, NY


UTICA  
Bite Bakery 
53 Franklin Square
Utica, New York


GLENS FALLS - STARTS AT 8AM AT THIS LOCATION
The Hyde Collection
161 Warren Street
Glens Falls, New York

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 / Albany, Binghamton, Glens Falls, Ithaca, Newburgh, Rochester, Syracuse, Utica

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 drink and let's chat!

AIGA members and non-members are welcome to attend. We ask that you register (free) so that we can better manage numbers. Cheers!

 

ALBANY
Nine Pin Cider Works
929 Broadway
Albany, NY 12207
ph (518) 449-9999


BINGHAMTON
Citrea
Suite 3, 7 Court St
Binghamton, NY 13901

 

GLENS FALLS
58 Bar & Grill
58 South Street
Glens Falls, NY 12801
ph (518) 502-1419

 

ITHACA
Bar Argos
408 E State St
Ithaca, NY 14850
ph (607) 319-4437

 

NEWBURGH
Studio Tour & Drinks!
Raghaus - 6-7pm
223 Broadway
Newburgh, NY 12550
ph (888) 859-3688
Ms. Fairfax - 7-8pm
105 Liberty St
Newburgh, NY 12550
ph (845) 565-0169


ROCHESTER
Three Heads Brewing
186 Atlantic Ave
Rochester, NY 14607
ph (585) 244-1224

 

SYRACUSE
The Evergreen
125 E. Water St.
Syracuse, NY 13202
ph (315) 870-3500

 

UTICA
Nail Creek Pub
720 Varick St
Utica, NY 13502
(315) 793-7593

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 / Albany

AIGA EMERGE will offer a series of experiences tailored to help the emerging designer hone their skills, discover their talents, and grow their career.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 from  6 - 9p.m.

6 - 7pm: Workshop in Art + Design building on 3D printing
7 - 9pm: EMERGE event in the Opalka Gallery featuring 5 topics 5 speakers
Sage College of Albany | The Opalka Gallery

Free for students and active AIGA members. $15 for non-members


Speakers for the event:

Jordan McClendon
Creative Lead at Content Enablers Inc. - Speaking on Employment

Casey Fisk
Creative Director at boogie - Speaking on Leadership


Jared Schafer
Director of Motion Graphics at Upside Collective - Speaking on Growth

Becca Kennedy
Co-Founder and UX Researcher at Kennason - Speaking on Entrepreneurship

Michael Oatman
Artist and Professor of Architecture at Rensselaer - Speaking on Life Skills