Introducing the detroit design festival

North America's Festival of Independent Design. The Detroit Creative Corridor Center ("DC3") established DDF to connect Detroit's fiercely independent creatives with one another, introduce them to new markets and consumers, and expose Detroit's creative talent and collective design aesthetic to national and global audiences. #DDF2013.

DDF 2014 is September 23rd - 28th

    Saturday, Sep 27 | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM | B208, Kresge Ford Building @ CCS Ford Campus, 201 E. Kirby St.Join Don Kilpatrick, Chair of the CCS Illustration Department for this great event!read more here
  • DDF Kick Off Party
    Tuesday, Sep 23 | 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM | 485 W. MilwaukeeThe Detroit Design Festival (DDF) official launch party takes place from 6-10 p.m. at the A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Educationread more here
    Friday, Sep 26 | 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM | Downtown DetroitNew this year - open houses, lectures, installations and shows in 11 Downtown Detroit creative more here

2014 Detroit
Design Festival

Meet Detroit's

Special Thanks to our Partner, The College for Creative Studies:

The College For Creative Studies, located in Midtown and New Center, is a central part of the Detroit Design Festival since its inception. CCS is a founding member, along with Business Leaders for Michigan, of the Detroit Creative Corridor Center. DC3 produces the Detroit Design Festival.

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