Design Week Lagos 2023 marked its fourth edition with a captivating four-day event held at the Livespot Entertarium in the heart of Lekki from October 19th to 22nd, 2023. This year’s theme, ‘African Design, The Future,’ was masterfully curated by the renowned Nigerian architect and designer Charles O Job.
This extraordinary event served as a dynamic nexus for design creatives and enthusiasts alike. What set this year apart was the astounding array of novel innovations. It felt as if every designer had embarked on a daring journey to bring forth unique and unconventional inspirations, and the results were nothing short of astounding.
Design Week Lagos (DWL) unquestionably holds its position as the premier design week on the African continent. It was conceived with the vision of showcasing and celebrating the pinnacle of contemporary African design across various categories. Moreover, it has consistently succeeded in drawing international luminaries and visitors to partake in the exhilarating showcase of the region’s most compelling creative endeavours.
Founded by the visionary Titi Ogufere in 2019, this festival has evolved into a citywide celebration. Its mission is to nurture and promote creativity and innovation across an expansive spectrum of disciplines, encompassing architecture, industrial design, interior design, furniture design, graphic design, and technology. DWL continues to be a trailblazer, charting the course for the future of African design.