Lille Métropole 2020 World Design Capital

A host of designers and architects look forward to introducing the public to the field of design over one weekend with exhibitions, workshops, performances, open houses, meet-ups and concept stores.

On 7 and 8 December, come and explore every facet of design with three visitor trails and one introductory exhibition !

4 towns, 60 venues, 200 designers

  • Meet in Lille

Come to Lille to meet a legion of designers and architects. All ready to invite you in and share their practices. A wonderful occasion to learn more about what these disciplines entail.

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  • Learn in Lambersart

Lambersart is hosting an exhibition at the Colysée on sensory design. A hundred objects selected from the International Perfumery Museum, prototypes and other interactive olfactory installations will be on display. 

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  • Discover in Roubaix

For the occasion of the Nuit des Arts”, design is the central theme for this event now celebrating its 20th edition. Twenty Roubaix venues will be opening their doors to designers each presenting their own particular experience with design including textile design, product design, graphic design, culinary design or eco design.

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  • Walk in Courtrai

With exhibitions, urban design events and concept stores, a number of venues are taking part in the creative promenade taking place in Courtrai, a UNESCO design city, in partnership with Designregio Kortrijk.

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 » Download the Courtrai programme