Automotive Project – International workshop

TORINO MOBILITY LIVING LAB – AUTOMOTIVE PROJECT International Workshop | Sept. 16th-17th, 2021 The City of Torino organized an international workshop within the network of the UNESCO Creative Cities of Design that, besides Torino, sees the participation of Saint-Etienne, Graz, Kortrijk, Detroit, Geelong, Puebla. The workshop and the related exhibition were hosted in the Castello […]

Torino Design of the City 2021

Rediscovering the human dimension of the city through design The international exhibition Torino Design of the City is back From Sept.15th to Oct. 31st, a rich programme of events, meetings, workshops, exhibitions and festivals, in person and online, aimed at creative people, policy makers and residents.   This autumn, the world of design culture and […]


The  project – which involves the City Council, Polytechnic University of Torino, National Automobile Museum, Torino Tourism Bureau (Turismo Torino e provincia) and ISMEL (the institute for memory and culture of work, business and social rights) – intends to promote the tangible and intangible historical heritage of the automotive sector in Torino, now and in […]


The City of Torino did an Agreement Act with the Polytechnic University of Torino for the implementation of the World Design Library (WDL) – a public, national and international reference for in-depth study and research in the fields of design and environmental sustainability. This project represents one of the goals of the “UNESCO Creative City […]

Humanizing Technology

HUMANIZING TECHNOLOGY Circolo del Design – Turin, with the aim of feeding and promoting the design culture through projects with territorial impact, and cultural and training activities, has launched its new cultural season with a program that will continue until September, under the theme HUMANIZING TECHNOLOGY. Within this cultural calendar, Circolo del Design – Turin […]

Online Events – Eyes On the Netherlands

Eyes On the Netherlands presents a calendar of digital events and insights dedicated to the Dutch visual communication and the contamination between the European trends and influences in this sector. The programme of online events includes the contributions of the international guests involved in the activities. Each guest will talk about the contents presented in […]

Eyes On the Netherlands

From May 14th to 30th, Graphic Days® will launch an international event in collaboration with Graphic Matters and The Embassy and the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Italy to present the best Dutch and European visual design projects. This year, in addition to the annual festival, the organization is launching an […]

The power of design

The UNESCO Creative Cities of Design network, which unites 40 cities around the globe, is organizing an open virtual discussion on “The power of design in response to the global crisis and rebooting the world”. In a discussion broadcasted from Kaunas – European Capital of Culture 2022 office, on July 14th, cities will share current […]

Crisis Response Case Studies

As UNESCO Crative Cities of Design, we create a database of new projects happening in our cities in response to COVID-19 that support design innovation and industry or leverage design to support other sectors of the economy/community. You can see the responses here. (source:


Best Practices in Torino: what design makes in outbreak times. Here a partial collection of best practices from Torino design offering solutions, sharing knowledge, and giving support. This page is updated daily. Send us your reports to P.S. we’d like to thank  Gonzalo Suárez Lovelle for translating.