Explore the field of product design in this free weeklong summer program for creative teens at the nation’s design museum!

In Cooper Hewitt’s DesignPrep, teens dive deep into the museum’s rich contents, learn real-life design skills, create their own projects, visit working studios and design spaces around New York City, and much more.

Space is limited. Enroll now!

This FREE 5-session summer workshop will begin on Monday, July 31, 2017. Sessions extend from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. each afternoon. Registration is open to rising 9th graders and current high school students in New York City.

Session Dates

Monday, July 31
Tuesday, August 1
Wednesday, August 2
Thursday, August 3
Friday, August 4


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DesignPrep is a series of FREE teen workshops, studio tours, and college visits, that focuses on all forms of design, from fashion and architecture to product and graphic design. Learn more HERE.

DesignPrep is made possible by the generous support of the Altman Foundation, The Pinkerton Foundation, The Richard and Jean Coyne Family Foundation, and the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation.