Community Supported

Being a ChiDM member is more than just a status within our organization; it’s a way to stay connected with the community, build relationships, and support the work of countless designers. What better way to show your support than by becoming a part of Chicago’s living design history?


> Limited Edition Membership Coin

> Exclusive Design Workshops

> Invitations to Private Tours/Openings

> Access to Noteworthy.Work

> Exclusive Content on

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Memberships are only
$60 annually or $6 monthly.
Actively enrolled students
receive a 50% discount.

Subscription to Noteworthy.Work

An email list and private blog that publishes a handwritten response to the question “What is worth preserving?” every Sunday.

Limited Edition Membership Coin

Limited to 500 and minted for you, a simple coin check will get you a discount in our store, and a drink on the house at events.

Invitations to Private Tours/Openings

The gallery is closed one night a month for private member tours. Guests must come with a member, and cost $10 each. Receptions will feature a member’s preview before.

Exclusive Design Workshops

These highly-engaging, quarterly workshops celebrate learning and doing. Available exclusively for members, they sell out quickly.