04/09/2018Design Society Listed as One of the World’s Greatest Places by TIME

In August 2018, TIME magazine, well known for its yearly “person of the year”, published a first annual list of the World’s Greatest Places, on which Design Society is listed as one of the best destinations to visit. As specifically pointed out, the collaboration between China Merchants Group and the Victoria & Albert Museum has contributed to the rapidly thriving creative cultural dynamics of Shenzhen, a city well known for its remarkably astonishing shift from a small town to one of the wealthiest cities in China in the last 40 years.

Started from an idea, the making of Design Society marks a journey of turning an institutional institution into a mission, into an organization, into a new brand, and into a thriving cultural hub. From framing, teaming, programming to delivering, the cultural institution, which is deemed as the first of its kind in China, has taken a step in creating “society” through the scope of design. With its original purpose and objective, Design Society has never stopped forging ahead on its way to become one of the most influential cultural platforms in the world. The journey continues and future awaits.

For the news, please see: Design Society, Shenzhen, China.

For the Making of Design Society, please see: Design Society First Annual Review.

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