Seoul Design will take place from 19 October to 2 November 2022 at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza, designed by Zaha Hadid, in Seoul, South Korea - as well as other venues in Seoul and also in Metaverse.
The festival is an extended version of Seoul Design Week, which has received over one million visitors over the past seven years.
The event's programme includes exhibitions, conventions, conferences, markets, seminars, workshops and business networking opportunities.
The main theme of Seoul Design 2022 is entitled ‘Beautiful Life’
The theme aims to encourage the beautiful life reclaimed after the Covid-19 pandemic and to communicate the role and value of design for a sustainable future.
Seoul Design 2022 introduces design firms that lead global trends in Korea and abroad, hotspots of Seoul design, and new design products created based on collaborations between designers and small local businesses. The event also presents various programs designed to reflect the creative imagination of young designers and launch new jobs and businesses.