Le Lieu du Design, an association created in the Fall of 2008, was born from the Ile-de-France Regional Council’s and its Chair Jean-Paul Huchon’s desire to conceive a concrete, useful tool for promoting design. Indeed, design has become a major issue for economic competitiveness in the Paris region and the world. Le Lieu du Design is located at 74 rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine 75012 Paris.
Le Lieu du Design is a new structure initiated and supported by the Ile-de-France Region and the Ile-de-France Regional Council. Le Lieu du Design’s chairman is Jean-Paul Huchon, who also chairs the Ile-de-France Regional Council.
Le Lieu du Design’s goals are to:
Le Lieu du Design’s mission is also to promote creativity and innovation reinforcing the Paris region’s competitiveness and attractiveness.