Wed, Oct 11th, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis MN 55403

  • Trustee $45
  • Design Leader $45
  • Sustaining $45
  • Supporter $45
  • Contributor $45
  • Educator $45
  • Student $45
  • Non-Member $70
  • Student Non-Member $70

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Open to anyone interested in design

The Twin Cities are filled with design firms—some of the best in the country—doing outstanding work. Get an exciting behind-the-scenes look at Minneapolis’ thriving design community by attending a studio tour organized by the Minnesota chapter of AIGA and designed especially for “connect” attendees.

Studio Tours – Morning

Group A: Periscope // Fame // Morsekode
Group B: Latitude // bswing // Shinebox
Group C: Schawk // Angel Bomb // Westwerks
Group D: Capsule // Imagehaus // Space150
Group E: Pixel Farm // Wink // 10 Thousand Design/Colle McVoy

Studio Tours – Afternoon

Group F: YYES // GoKart Labs // SapientRazorFish
Group G: Baker // Knock Inc. // The Thorburn Group
Group H: Mono // Ideas that Kick // Replace
Group I: Franke & Fiorella // Modern Climate // Olson
Group J: Little & Co. // Catapult // Hunt Adkins

For more information on how to register for studio tours please check for a conference email in mid-August.

Contact Leadership

Heather Michael
Heather Michael
For as long as she can remember Heather has been a lover of color and pattern and a skilled problem solver. Design brought these two passions together and there has been no looking back.

Heather holds a BFA in graphic design from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire where she was encouraged to join AIGA as a student. 

In her free time, Heather is out enjoying all the wonderful places in the Twin Cities with her partner, family, friends and dogs, Paisley and Guthrie.