Helsinki, the capital of Finland has been awarded the title of World Design Capital 2012.
It’s an appropriate location for the title being the capital city at the centre of a design focussed society. Good design has long been recognised in Finland. Even as a Finnish child living in Australia Pasi was familar with the Finnish designers of the household furniture, homewares and fabrics about the house.
Design events – exhibitions and interactions are being held throughout 2012 – in July Pasi will travelling to Helsinki to get immersed!
See more at the website