THE WORLD DESIGN CAPITALS (Re)Discover their ambitions and actions
The network of World Design Capital cities now has 8 members across the world in 8 countries spanning 3 continents.
Previous WDCs include Torino (Italy) in 2008, Seoul (South Korea) in 2010, Helsinki (Finland) in 2012, Cape Town (South Africa) in 2014, Taipei (Taiwan, Chinese Taipei) in 2016 and Mexico City (Mexico) in 2018. Lille Metropole (France) holds the title for 2020 and Valencia (Spain) obtained the designation for 2022.
Discover the ambition and actions of previous, current and future World Design Capitals in favor of the transformation of our societies, cities & territories.