2020 Year in Review: Designer Desktops

If you’re like most people, you stare at your computer or tech devices more hours than not throughout the day, so why not make it something cool to see? Each month we enlist artists, designers and companies to create cool desktop wallpapers with beautiful patterns and quotes that you can download for free to use on desktops and mobile devices. Take a look back through all of the Designer Desktops we shared each month of 2020 and download any and all you love!

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2020 Year in Review: Designer Desktops

January 2020 by Calico Wallpaper in collaboration with artist and sculptor Fernando Mastrangelo featuring a quote by Georgia O’Keefe \\\ DOWNLOAD

February 2020 by Rule of Three, a Los Angeles-based studio founded by Paige Cleveland \\\ DOWNLOAD

March 2020 by Lotta Jansdotter, a Scandinavian-born, New York-based self-taught designer featuring a quote by Sir David Stirling \\\ DOWNLOAD

April 2020 by Drop It Modern, a Portland-based studio, in collaboration with designer Gillian Segal featuring a quote by Jackson Pollock \\\ DOWNLOAD

May 2020 by UK-based award-winning designer Erica Wakerly \\\ DOWNLOAD

June 2020 by Habita Wallpaper Studio, an Austin-based company created by Emily Wong, featuring a quote by Jules Feiffer \\\ DOWNLOAD

July 2020 by by Mitchell Black, an American home decor brand, featuring a quote from Picasso \\\ DOWNLOAD

August 2020 by Pacific Designs, a New York-baed independent, third-generation, family business and independent wallpaper distributor, featuring a quote by Milton Glaser \\\ DOWNLOAD

September 2020 by Charleston, South Carolina-based Emily Daws of Emily Daws Textiles, featuring a quote by Lao Tzu \\\ DOWNLOAD

October 2020 by fashion + home decor brand Raleigh Denim Workshop and artist Corey Mason \\\ DOWNLOAD

November 2020 by Los Angeles-based wallpaper showroom Walnut Wallpaper in collaboration with New Zealand-based artist, Emma Hayes, featuring a quote by Edward Hopper \\\ DOWNLOAD

Caroline Williamson is Editor-in-Chief of Design Milk. She has a BFA in photography from SCAD and can usually be found searching for vintage wares, doing New York Times crossword puzzles in pen, or reworking playlists on Spotify.