It’s not everyday that you are invited to visit an Ambassador’s house for a glass of wine. It’s even less common for there to be designers playing a game of cards, which is actually a talk event at the same time. Well, here’s your chance.
For the third year in a row at DesignMarch, local ambassadors are inviting designers from their home countries to pair with Icelandic creatives over a common theme. They will be opening the doors of their residences to host a series of intimate discussions in “living room” settings, offering you a unique opportunity to meet the designers and get inspired.
The Design Diplomacy events are produced in collaboration with Helsinki Design Week the concept owner. Question cards are used in a tailored game to power a design-centric discussion. With an unusual set of questions, the events are set to explore designers’ inspirations, daily routines and work processes.
The Embassies participating in Design Diplomacy this year are: