Seoul Design Award 2023 is an international design Award that recognizes designers or organizations who have made a positive impact by creatively solving complex daily issues and fostering harmonious and sustainable relationships with people, society, the environment, and nature. Since its inception in 2019, it is an international design award that participates in project submissions from more than 30 countries, and 28 judges and advisors from 16 countries participated this year.
Design projects in all fields realized within 5 years by designers and planners who contributed to a more sustainable and harmonious future between people and people, people and society, people and the environment, and people and nature.
Building upon the success of the past four years, Seoul Design Award 2023 aims to further strengthen its brand and serve as a crucial global platform to share the purpose and values of the award with the world. In this regard, Seoul is dedicated to enhancing their efforts to promote sustainability and reinforce Seoul Design Award as a leading international design accolade.
The Seoul Design Award, organised by Seoul, Unesco Creative City of Design, was born out of the success of the four editions of the Human City Design Award (2019-2022), in which French designers were among the finalists.