BE OPEN is a creative think tank whose mission is to promote people and ideas. It is a cultural and philanthropic initiative that aims to harness the brainpower of the global creative minds in the arts, education, design, business, and the media - and asks them to imagine and then build solutions for the future.
deviantART is a platform that allows emerging and established artists to exhibit, promote, and share their works within a peer community dedicated to the arts.
Design Nation is a leading portfolio and network that supports, promotes and develops the very best British-based contemporary craft and design.
MESH01 connects designers and brands worldwide, through crowdsourcing, competitions, design innovative footwear, apparel, accessories and equipment.
Dribbble is show and tell for designers, developers and other creatives. Share sneak peeks of your work as "shots" - small screenshots of the designs and applications you're working on.
Onclaude is global platform empowering design innovators with strategic tools that enhance synergies through collaborative actions. By facilitating multidisciplinary and cross-sectoral relationships, Onclaude brings together a broad range of designers, companies and organizations to engage in innovation and collaborate through networking and curated crowdsourcing & crowdfunding.
In an effort to educate Visual Communication Designers and those who use their services, on the damaging effects caused by spec work and spec-based design contests, a group of designers from all over the globe banned together, fueled by passion and a lot of caffeine, to bring NO!SPEC to the public.
The Product Design Guild was founded in San Francisco and has been in operation since September, 2010. We hold invite only events where designers bring in the work they're doing in their everyday jobs and help each other out.
Design Zentrum Köln is a community of designers based in cologne.