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Italian Design Day – March 1

Date 02.26.2018

The second edition of, Italian Design Day, the special initiative launched by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation to promote contemporary Italian Design in the world  will be held on 1 March in 100 cities all over the world and focus on the connection between design and sustainability as expressed by 100 “Italian design ambassadors” – architects, designers, academics, business people, critics, communicators – who will make presentations to people who work in the field and enthusiasts of the best of our industrial design.

The 2018 Italian Design Day in the World has chosen relationship between sustainability and design as its theme. The design industry is a distinctive element of the “Made in Italy” brand which unites beauty and originality with high-quality raw materials and innovative production methods and expresses the culture and traditions of the various regions. It forms one of the pillars of the integrated promotion strategy of the “Italian Way of Life” conducted by the Foreign Ministry through its network of Embassies, Consulates and Italian Cultural Institutes in the world, together with the promotion of the Italian language, high-quality cuisine, the University and research system, and the Italian museum system and cinema.

Contact the Italian Cultural Institute in Los Angles event information.