This Designbox exhibit of a local neighborhood parade has garnered attention in the News & Observer’s What’s Up.The show was also featured in the Raleigh Hatchet with the actual event described as “one of the coolest, and most original events Raleigh has to offer.”
Gamil will be celebrating the debut of HGTV’s “Crafter’s Coast to Coast” which features Gretchen McLaren. Designbox will show the episode in the gallery on the big screen at 7pm on May 25th.
Upon hearing that the Dix property was to receive 150,000 tons of dirt from the new convention center project in downtown Raleigh, Aly Khalifa, Professor Will Hooker and Councilman Thomas Crowder decided to hold a design charrette to find a creative way to turn this dumping into a unique city feature. Khalifa will lead the creative session with Designbox members facilitating 40 …
Designbox members Aly Khalifa, JP Reuer, and Angelica Garcia combined forces with the Urban Design Centerto work with Lee Moore and her students at the Moore Square Museums Magnet Middle School (M2M3) to make design suggestions on improving the Moore Square area for pedestrians, cyclists, and those who want to relax. Results will be on display in the windows at the Cherry …
Gamil Design headed up this Designbox event to raise money for breast cancer research. Over 70 artists created pieces of art from plaster busts donated by local women. All the art was auctioned at Designbox on October 3rd. The result was $10,000 to donate to 4 different charitiis. And Raleigh then became the most successful “Keep-A-Breast” event to date.
Gamil announces the relocation and opening of its next office at Designbox. Gamil will still be located downtown, but with a bigger space, a better gallery presence, and incorporating the presence of many other creative minds of the Designbox.
Over the past several months we have been meeting with many creative individuals in the interest of forming a brainstorming collective called Designbox. The vision of DesignBox is to create a multi-disciplinary and synergistic environment of creativity, and promote great design in the Triangle.