Aug 9

Sappi Ideas that Matter

  • Boston

Matthew is serving as a judge for the 2017 Ideas that Matter competition in Boston.

6:00 pm18:00

HIVE: Launching an Organization & Creating Models of Impact

  • the pop-hop

As an artist, launching your own organization can be one of the most rewarding adventures of your career. Join CalArts and Matthew Manos of verynice to learn about the types of business models that are out there and how to determine which option is best. We will discuss Models of Impact, which promotes legacy and entrepreneurship by providing tools that make it easy (and fun!) to design disruptive business models. Participants will also be introduced to the latest tools and design thinking practices to approach real-world problems using business design. Email to RSVP.

1:00 pm13:00


  • providence

Live music, dance, food, and visual art installations transform the city in a four-day, multi-arts take-over of public spaces, parks, and outdoor stages in the heart of Providence, Rhode Island. Providence is the Creative Capital and Mayor Jorge Elorza invites you to perform, create and sell with Providence’s own artistic talent. In its third year, PVDFest will expand to explore art education and public art installations, building on the success of the first two years of the festival.

1:30 pm13:30

Workshop: Models of Impact - Ciudad de México

  • mexico city

En colaboración con Socialab y CENTRO, el reconocido estudio de diseño de Los Angeles verynice llega a la Ciudad de México para compartir su metodología Models of Impact o Modelos de Impacto con innovadores sociales, emprendedores sociales, la comunidad de diseño y todo aquel que esté interesado en el tema.

7:00 pm19:00

CalArts Public Lecture

  • California Institue of the Arts

Public Lecture on Matthew's work develop verynice, a global design strategy consultancy.