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Join us if you'd like to be part of a community that

  • has small salon events to interact with curated presenters
  • works together to create positive "greater good" outcomes using creativity, innovation + play
  • attend events or lectures focusing on design, innovation, social space experiments and more

All are welcome. Artists, activists, creatives, intellectuals, scientists, technologists - any curious, open-minded types will feel right at home here. No egos-- just ideas, actions and fun for good.

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Recent Meetups

  • May 8 · 6:00 PM

    ✦Trigger Design Show

    5 Creative Activists

    ✦Join us at Trigger Design Show for NY Design week. “Trigger” is a design show about gun violence. Artists and designers tackle the areas of self defense, gun ownership,... Learn more
  • January 22 · 7:00 PM

    Damsels in Design Accountability and Purpose Circles

    2 Creative Activists

    Ladies - The Damsels in Design Accountability Circle is a way to connect, support and promote designers and design professionals. Damsels gives you the platform to learn... Learn more
  • November 14, 2013 · 6:30 PM

    Apple Arts Annual Fundraiser

    3 Creative Activists

    In 2012, there were 19,486 homeless children in the NYC shelter system. Currently, there are 21,279. The city opened nine new shelters just to keep up with the demand.... Learn more
  • August 13, 2013 · 10:30 AM

    ID Pop Shop at Chelsea Market

    2 Creative Activists

    Come by Chelsea Market and browse through some fantastic designers like our friends at Designhype. More about the ID Pop Shop here: https://www.facebook.com/IDPopShop
  • July 30, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    Have a Happy Hour with Design Gym!

    2 Creative Activists

    Every month, the fabulous Design Gym has open office hours...at their favorite bars! This month it is at Randolph Beer on Broome Street btwn Bowery and Elizabeth. Come... Learn more
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