The MICA gallery, contemporary art & design participates in the Saint-Etienne International Design Biennial. In 1998, the Saint-Étienne Regional School of Fine Arts organized the Saint-Étienne International Design Biennale, which would become the most eclectic event on design in France. Produced and managed by the Cité du design, with the support of its public or private partners, the biennials have since promoted a confrontation between the innovations generated by schools, major agencies, independent creators, broadcasters, businesses and a large number of companies. wide variety of audiences. Their multiple exhibitions, conferences, colloquiums and meetings are a real laboratory of the contemporary, providing through the problems of design a lighting on the thoughts and the stakes of our time.