Design Core

Recapping Elizabeth Zouzal’s Experience at the Saint-Etienne Biennale

June 10, 2018

Elizabeth Zouzal, Curator of Design & Engagement at Lear Innovation Center attends the Saint-Etienne Biennal in March 2017 to represent Lear’s sponsor project, Future Foam upcycling furniture project It’s funny how you have to fly across the ocean to get to know people from your own design community. This was my experience in St. Etienne.…

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DC3 Announces New Brand Identity: Design Core Detroit

June 10, 2018

(DETROIT – March 8, 2018) The Detroit Creative Corridor Center (DC3) kicked off its Drinks x Design event at the Loft At 1420 by announcing its new brand identity: Design Core Detroit. The name and brand transformation is one outcome of the organization’s yearlong planning process to support Detroit’s UNESCO City of Design designation and…

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A Special Thank You

June 10, 2018

We are proud to announce the approval of a $300,000 grant over two years from the William Davidson Foundation to support the Detroit City of Design Action Plan. These resources will be used to support the organization, promote the growing partner coalition and develop a shared scorecard to show progress towards the Action Plan’s goals.

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2017 Year in Review

January 14, 2018

As the first and only UNESCO City of Design in the United States, DC3 is proud to champion Detroit Design at home and abroad. In 2017, DC3 worked to support local designers through education and promotion while building awareness, partnerships and momentum towards a vision for inclusive growth. Click here to see our 2017 Annual…

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