Creative Review

Are you a design student unsure about your future, or a current designer seeking expert feedback on your portfolio? Look no further than the Creative Review, a highlight of DC Design Week.

The Event

This platform invites emerging designers to receive feedback from industry veterans, starting with a keynote from a prominent local designer and a panel discussion on portfolio development and interviewing skills. But the event doesn't stop there - the central part of the Creative Review comprises one-on-one sessions, where attendees are paired based on their skills and design interests.

What to expect

What truly sets the Creative Review apart is its emphasis on networking and community building. By fostering interactions between budding designers and seasoned professionals, it creates a thriving, diverse, and inclusive design community. Don't miss out on this celebration of creativity, dialogue platform, and driver of growth and innovation in the DC design landscape.

Interested in Being a Creative Reviewer?

Creative reviewers are a vital aspect of this event; these design professionals are willing to contribute their time and expertise to helping designers of all levels and design disciplines succeed and excel.

Benefits of Participation

  • Support the growth of your community
  • Build connections and expand your network
  • Provide meaningful feedback to participants

Requirements of Participation 

  • Designers with 4+ years of design experience
  • Designers of all disciplines (brand, graphic, motion, product, UI, UX, etc.)
  • Designers working in all kind of company environments, including agencies, government, in-house, non-profit, freelancing

Want to be a creative reviewer, but have less than 4 years of design experience? Exceptions may be granted based on the interests of attendees. Having an AIGA membership is not required to be a creative reviewer.

Apply to be a portfolio reviewer

When & Where
Sat, Oct 28, 2023 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT
Compass Coffee
1703 H St NW
Washington, DC 20006