DS labs application process
Design & Source Labs Residency
Spring Summer 2018
15 – Sept.15 2018
Deadline Feb. 22 2018
1. SUBMIT ONE _ What is your ONE you would like to share with us?
What does ONE means? You decide.
_ A dream project, a one-of-a-kind that sets you apart, a one minute
Please provide link or attachment.
2. What social issue or
organization you care about?
3. Your name, contact
information, and résumé.
4. Your organization/company
and how many people in your team.
5. Your social media
ONE + 184.108.40.206
(Additional attachment 2MB limit)
Who can apply
You are a freelancer, a
start up with a small team, a creative or thinker from any field who wishes to
run your company or practice in a multidisciplinary environment and to lend
your mind to a common project.
DS Labs is a small-scale
free co-working space, incubator, and idea generator. You will participate to
weekly DS Labs sessions generally held on Tuesday afternoon with other
residents toward a common project for a period of 6 months.
On Thursday afternoon, DS
Labs open the doors to invited guests and influencers to receive feedback on
the projects and also on the residents’ own practice and development.
The commitment to the
residency and presence on site (2 days a week minimum) is crucial for the full
experience to be rewarding for yourself and for others.
The selection process
DS Labs is a semi-annual
We select a small team of
residents based on a diversity of fields, sustainable ideas and positive
outlook and character.
If you are selected, we will
contact you for an interview and ask for references.
is Design and Source Labs. Design and Source Labs
is a 6 month residency _ an environment
designed to nurture career growth and sustainable thinking.
We challenge creators,
leaders, and self-starters to rethink how things are made for social good and
to work on a common project. Equipping professionals with the necessary tools
and resources needed to propel in their careers, the 5000 square foot loft in
the heart of NYC is a free co-working space for creative minds. Along with
mentorship from sustainable design experts, creative strategists and various
thinkers _ Residents contribute weekly hours to DS Labs' social good
initiatives to explore new concepts and ways to think and execute creatively.
All DS Labs projects are fully funded, and any profit turned will be
re-invested to help the labs sustain themselves. DS Labs believes that creating
an environment for talents from different fields to come together and challenge
themselves to work towards a common project can be a game changer for society
Design & Source Labs are
powered by Design and Source Productions, Inc. _ an Award-Winning supplier of
branded merchandise and luxury packaging since 1999.
Please contact us if you have questions.