A research-driven social enterprise addressing the complex spatial issues associated with cultural, racial and ethnic inequality in urban design, planning and policy, and community development. 

Design+Culture Lab provides a unique consulting service that serves as the glue between disadvantaged community members and urban practitioners within the construction of their environment.
— Joy Alise Davis, Founder, Design+Culture Lab

Using a comprehensive and collaborative method that draws on strong relationships with local communities and a deep understanding of their issues, 

Design+Culture Lab provides a unique consulting service that serves as the glue between disadvantaged community members and urban practitioners within the construction of their environment. By addressing the complex spatial issues associated with cultural, racial, and ethnic inequality , Design+Culture Lab is one of the few that work in the intersection between identity and place.

 

STARTUP PDX CHALLENGE 2014
ECHOING GREEN- BLACK MALE ACHIEVEMENT SEMI-FINALIST 2015 

 

Details:

Established: 2014
Industry: Art, Creative & Design; Consumer Goods & Services
Business Stage: Startup
Operating Portland Locations: N, NW, SW, NE, SE, E Portland
Certifications: MBE, WBE, EBE, DBE #9540