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Helsinki designs good life

Helsinki is known for good design and longstanding traditions in design. Design is a method for Helsinki to build a functional and equal city. Design is a tool to understand the needs of citizens and to solve meaningful challenges.

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Helsinki designs good life

Helsinki is known for good design and longstanding traditions in design. Design is a method for Helsinki to build a functional and equal city. Design is a tool to understand the needs of citizens and to solve meaningful challenges.

Read more about Helsinki as a City of Design

World Design Capital Helsinki 10 years

2022 marks the tenth anniversary since Helsinki was the World Design Capital together with the cities of Espoo, Vantaa, Kauniainen and Lahti. Over the course of this ten-year journey, design has earned a permanent place as one of Helsinki’s core functions.

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Helsinki’s journey to become City of Design

Helsinki has established traditions in designing good everyday life. Over the course of a ten-year design journey, design has earned a permanent place in the city’s core functions.

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Events

01.09.2022

Helsinki Design Week

The annual Helsinki Design Week is the largest design festival in the Nordic countries. The 2022 festival takes place 1-11 September 2022.