Dallas Design Week Events

Sep 12 - September 15, 2022

Mon, Sep 12
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Swing by the Designer Lounge Sponsored by Aspire in the IHDC building to take advantage of a private workspace with daily complimentary cappuccinos and wine.
  • Hospitality
  • Amenity
01:00 PM

Rooms that can “do it all” have become a significant focus in design, as more and more bedrooms are serving as offices, game rooms as home theaters and kitchens as classrooms. Utilizing square footage in clever and sophisticated ways present unique and exciting challenges as needs for the home expand. Design techniques in lighting, furniture s...

  • Seminar
03:00 PM
Get to know our Platinum Dallas Design Week Sponsors through this self guided tour, glass in hand. Meet on the 1st floor of World Trade Center to kick off with a red or white pour and list of showrooms to peruse.  
 
Scan each QR code inside the listed showrooms for your chance to win a diamond necklace from Expressions Diamond. 
  • Walking Tour
Tue, Sep 13
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Swing by the Designer Lounge Sponsored by Aspire in the IHDC building to take advantage of a private workspace with daily complimentary cappuccinos and wine.
  • Hospitality
  • Amenity
12:00 PM
Join Dallas Market Center and Sherwin-Williams for an inspired and in-depth survey of the influences and drivers for design color in 2023. Lunch and announcements will begin at 12pm followed by a one hour CEU presentation, which is IDCEC | AIA approved | CEPH accepted by TBAE
 
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  • Seminar
Wed, Sep 14
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Swing by the Designer Lounge Sponsored by Aspire in the IHDC building to take advantage of a private workspace with daily complimentary cappuccinos and wine.
  • Hospitality
  • Amenity
11:00 AM
No more keeping up with the Joneses. We are seeing fewer and fewer all white kitchens and more design risk-taking within the home that reflect individualism. Let your true personality be the theme of the room by mixing patterns and textures, introducing pops of color, quirky artwork and incorporating furnishings that make the most sense to you. Join Luxe Interiors + Design Texas H...
  • Seminar
03:00 PM
We often see pictures of gorgeous rooms in magazines and pinned on our Pinterest page, but we're never told why the room looks gorgeous. Just like baking, having the right ingredients in the right amount is crucial for success. Join Kelli Lamb, Editorial Director of RUE Magazine, and Danny Seo, designer and Co-Principal of RUE, as they discuss the science of why a beautiful room w...
  • Seminar
06:00 PM
The three Texas chapters of Women in Lighting + Design (WILD) welcome everyone to Dallas for the first-ever ArchLIGHT Summit with this special pre-show reception open to all participants (attendees, exhibitors, agents, sponsors and more). Catch a spectacular view of downtown Big D from the top floor of the World Trade Center while enjoying food, drink and networking with your peers. Pre-register to reserve your drink tickets for this not-to-be-missed kickoff!
Thank you to t...
  • Reception
Thu, Sep 15
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Swing by the Designer Lounge Sponsored by Aspire in the IHDC building to take advantage of a private workspace with daily complimentary cappuccinos and wine.
  • Hospitality
  • Amenity
11:30 AM
Texas is enjoying the largest state population growth in the country, with a tandem boom in construction and renovation turning attention to the Lone Star State. ARCHITECT Editor-in-Chief Paul Makovsky moderates a panel of three industry leaders from firms representing major Texas cities about the latest projects and untapped property opportunities across the state. Themes range from architecture and design at all scales, from adaptive reuse in a downtown high-rise that radically activated ...
  • Seminar
01:00 PM

Lighting is arguably one of the most important design features in a space. It creates an atmosphere, establishes dimension, determines if a space feels larger or smaller, and draws attention to the outstanding features of a room. Join Mat Sanders of Studio M for an in-depth conversation about giving lighting the position of importance it deserves. A...

  • Seminar
03:00 PM
Michael Bauer, Vice President of Home & Design at Dallas Market Center, will lead a small group of participants on a guided tour of selected manufacturers with the focus on learning more about lighting options within "High End Residential" settings.

Docent Tours will meet at the KOI pond on the first floor of the Trade Mart - 10 minutes - prior to the Tour start time. Participation is by advanced reservation.
  • Walking Tour
04:00 PM
This presentation will explain how specifiers can use ANSI/IES TM-30 Recommendation for Specifying Light Source Color Rendition and the color rendering specifications found in Annex E. Annex E provides specifiers with a system that is easy to understand and use, which helps make TM-30 the specifier's primary color rendering framework. The presentation will review the Design Intents of Preference, Vividness, and Fidelity at all three Priority Levels and will include a demonstrati...
  • Live Demo