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In this movie filmed during London Design Festival 2013, leading figures from London and abroad explore the pros and cons of working in the city and discuss the threats to its status as one of the major design centres of the world.
“London is the most international and vibrant city there is, probably worldwide,” says Spanish designer Jaime Hayon, who lived in London for three years.
Eero Koivisto of Swedish studio Claesson Koivisto Rune agrees. “It’s truly multicultural in the same way New York is,” he says.
Patrizia Moroso, creative director of Italian brand Moroso, describes the city as “a sort of belly of the world.”
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