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Neon Monday #209 — Spring events are here!

Your weekly email of upcoming design and creativity meet-ups, conferences, workshops, and exhibitions around the world! Find all upcoming events on neonmoire.com

Welcome to Issue 209.


June 9th–11th, 2022. Brisbane, Australia & Livestream / All-day

The Design Conference is an event that navigates the future of design. From insights and advice to anecdotes of self-care and growth, this experience will help you find your path, expand your mind and learn from those who came before you.

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3 - 26 May, Online / All-day

Community festival celebrating the creative process. Connect, collaborate and create at our hands-on talks, workshops, and community initiatives throughout May. Tickets are £59 and include a 1-year membership to the Design Calendar Community ☺︎

10 May / Online / 19:30 – 20:30 CEST

Join 5x15 for an online conversation with musician and visual artist Brian Eno and writer and artist James Bridle

10 - 11 May, Online / All-day

Woman in Product Conference takes place May 10-11, 2022. It is the annual event of Woman in Product, a welcoming community where women in product are inspired, connected, and celebrated.

10 May, Breda / All-day

Made You Look is thé muralism conference with wall talk beyond street art. During this event, international muralists share anecdotes and give insight into their working methods.

10 - 11 May, Online / All-day

24 hours of design-packed goodness. We believe that Config should be available to everyone, anywhere. That’s why this year, it’s 24 hours long. Don’t let the lengthy agenda trick you into guzzling energy drinks, though—it just means that there are more talks to tune in to—no matter where you are in the world.

11 May, Helsinki / All-day

Huiput Creative Festival takes place May 11th, 2022, and offers new ideas and perspectives in a one-day event. The festival brings once again together Finnish and foreign forerunners in various creative practices to share their knowledge and inspirations.

12 May / Online / Free

The panel will address the work and practices of women designers living in the diaspora. The discussion will address the process of design outside its immediate cultural context, and the relationship to the motherland/culture at a distance.

13 - 15 May, Nantes

The Motion Motion festival let's you discover motion design in all its diversity: 3D, 2D, stop motion, etc... in various graphic universes, through a program of exhibitions, workshops, concerts, mini-conferences and meetings. The festival was born from the initiative of the French motion designers association.

13 - 17 May, Berlin

A MAZE. / Berlin is an international festival focusing on the art and culture of games and playful media. A MAZE. / Berlin invites professionals, enthusiasts, hobbyists, and other curious people to experience inspiring talks and workshops, four nights of music, and a life-changing exhibition.

13 May, Online / Free

A design conference to discuss freelance, entrepreneurship, UX research, pivoting in UX, UI, diversity and inclusion.

Cheap flights, trains, hotels, and car hire with 24/7 customer support & the Kiwi.com Guarantee. Discover a new way of traveling with our interactive map, airport, and destination guides in your pocket.

13 May, Stockholm / All-day

Scandinavia’s premier User Experience and Service Design conference. It is a meeting place for everyone who wants inspiration, and hands-on advice, on how to generate business value by creating great experiences.

13 May / Online

Nice Work is a series of events featuring a curated selection of studios that will talk openly about the work they are most proud of.

13 May / Online / 4pm EDT

Eventbrite - AIGA NY presents Mix ~ Inside: Growing a Successful Studio - Friday, May 13, 2022 at The Tent @Industry City, Brooklyn, NY. Find event and ticket information.

14-15 May, Berlin / All-day

The Art Department focuses on concept art and design for film, animation, and games. The Art Department dives into the process of creating and puts a spotlight on the artists that are responsible of designing the worlds, characters, and stories of some of the biggest productions.

14 - 15 May, Tokyo & Livestream / All day

Design Matters Tokyo is a conference on digital design – made for designers, by designers. The mission of Design Matters is to share knowledge, offer inspiration, and connect designers from all over the world.

14 - 22 May, Munich / All-day

The Munich Creative Business Week (MCBW) is the largest design event in Germany. With the theme ‘Moving Horizons’, this year’s edition of MCBW will show close to 100 analog, hybrid, and digital exhibitions, conferences, streams, workshops, and webinars that address fans and experts in the field of design.

Curious to know which events happen in June? Look no further, click here!

The beyond tellerrand Düsseldorf playlist

All videos of beyond tellerrand 2022 in Düsseldorf are now available on Youtube. The event happened on May 2nd and 3rd in the Capitol Theater Düsseldorf and it was the 11th show Marc Thiele organized in Düsseldorf.

Create your own Variable Font

Arthur Reinders Folmer from Typearture teaches you in 11 lessons how to create a working variable color font and implement it in a website using HTML/CSS.

See you next week.

Are you or do you have a friend/colleague who organizes a workshop, field trip, meet-up, festival, or conference and think it's a good fit for Neon Moiré? You are invited to add the upcoming event to neonmoire.com.

Send your tips to [email protected]


If this issue of Neon Monday inspired you, share it with a friend, and you want to help me make more like it, you can buy me a coffee or promote your upcoming event or product in this newsletter or on our homepage. Thanks for your support! 🙏

— Thomas

PS. If you are living in The Netherlands and want to give a Ukrainian cat a new permanent home. Please fill out this form to adopt a cat! On May 15 a new group will arrive. More details @ukrainiancatexpress on Instagram 😺

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