272 events found

Hubb

Installation

Hubb

Installation | 1

Open 24 hours

1 Windrush Square, SW2 1EF

The Hubb, designed by AWMA is an integrated metaphor for bringing a community together in congregation, solitude, sharing and reflecting. Inspired by the Arabic word for love Hubb takes the traditional concept of a minaret and flips it; replacing the vocal call to a visual call to come together.

ID Papers

Installation

Brixton based Animali Domestici invite you to their Victorian grade II listed building for a trail of works by locally-based, internationally known artists and makers. Through the medium of paper with light, glass, stone, wood and other materials, ID Papers redefines and explores new identities.

Jamb

Exhibition

Jamb will display their latest collections of handmade furniture, reproduction lighting and chimneypieces. They will also be showing the Hanbury collection, a new collection of lighting inspired by the 1920's industrial age.

KitchenAid - The Serious About Food Kitchen Lab

Exhibition

KitchenAid - The Serious About Food Kitchen Lab

KITCHENAID INTRODUCES THE SERIOUS ABOUT FOOD KITCHEN LAB FOR LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL 2017

KitchenAid, will be throwing open the doors of its Experience Store during London Design Festival 2017 (16 - 24 September) for the public to experience its cutting edge Serious About Food Kitchen Lab.

Laufen presents _ A curated art show. What?

Exhibition

Laufen presents _ A curated art show. What?

Exhibition | 1

10am - 6pm

The Design Museum , W8 6AG

A Curated Art Show. What?
A landscape of differently executed sculptures, formally autonomous, form a strong statement to the fascinating material ceramic.
From abstract to figurative, from handmade to digital fabrication, the objects document the essence of Swiss bathroom specialist Laufen.

Lee Broom presents 'On Reflection'

Exhibition

Lee Broom presents 'On Reflection'

Exhibition | 1

Wed to Sat 10am-7pm, Sunday 11-6pm

95 Rivington Street, EC2A 3AY

Celebrating his 10th London Design Festival, Lee Broom presents ‘ON REFLECTION’. Discover a darker dimension as Broom continues to reflect on his decade in design with an installation of some of his most iconic designs reimagined in all-black and presented in a tableau with a surreal twist.

Liberty for Anthropologie

Product Launch

Liberty for Anthropologie

Product Launch | 1

10am- 7pm: Monday to Saturday, 12pm - 6pm: Sunday.

158 Regent St, W1B 5SW

Join us at Anthropologie Regent Street to preview our new furniture and homeware collection in partnership with Liberty Fabrics. To celebrate the launch, we are holding a Floral Taxidermy workshop with London florist Tremulous Dew on Saturday 16th September.

Ligne Roset x 17 Patterns

Installation

Ligne Roset x 17 Patterns

Installation | 1

10am - 6.30pm, Mon to Sat 12pm - 5pm, Sun

Barnsbury Hall, N1 1PN

Ligne Roset x 17 Patterns
This design week, Aria takes furniture design to another dimension in an interstellar collaboration with Ligne Roset & 17 Patterns. The installation will see these two innovative brands merge as they transform our showroom with contemporary design and atmospheric patterns

Live lettering with Paul Antonio on Borough High Street

Installation

Live lettering with Paul Antonio on Borough High Street

Installation | 1

Open 24 hours

Borough High Street (various locations), SE1 1NX

Literary legends of Bankside will come alive through a series of installations by master calligrapher Paul Antonio. Historic Borough High St, one of London’s oldest thoroughfares, was walked by Chaucer, Dickens and Shakespeare. Quotes will be inscribed on windows in the letterforms of the period.

London Design Fair

Exhibition

London Design Fair

Exhibition | 2

Thu 10am - 7pm, Fri 10am - 7pm, Sat 11am - 6pm, Sun 11am - 6pm

Old Truman Brewery, E1 6QR

Located in the creative heart of East London, the London Design Fair is a four-day industry event that brings together 500 exhibitors from 28 countries, including; independent designers, established brands, international country pavilions, features and exhibitions.

London Design Fair: Swedish Design Moves

Trade Show

London Design Fair: Swedish Design Moves

Trade Show | 2

10am-7pm, Thurs. 10am-8pm, Fri-Sat. 11am-6pm, Sun.

Old Truman Brewery, E1 6QR

The Swedish Design Pavilion, run in partnership with Southern Sweden Creatives and Visit Sweden, brings 11 design companies from the Skåne region and its trend-setting capital Malmö to exhibit some of their boldest, most innovative work.
www.swedishdesignmoves.com/london

London Design Festival at Oxo Tower Wharf

Open Studio

London Design Festival at Oxo Tower Wharf

Open Studio | 1

Mon-Sun 11am-6pm

Oxo Tower Wharf, SE1 9PH

The iconic Oxo Tower Wharf celebrates the very best in design, craft and innovation. See Estonian design in gallery@oxo, explore clean air and urban design with an installation of tree saplings in the couryard and discover the designer-maker studios across the ground, first and second floors.

London Design Festival at the V&A 2017: Transmission by Ross Lovegrove

V&A

London Design Festival at the V&A 2017: Transmission by Ross Lovegrove

V&A |

10am-5.45pm, All days except Friday. 10am-10pm Friday.

Cromwell Road, SW7 2RL

Transmission is a 21.3 meters long fluid sculpture of folded material. Presented by Alcantara®, Ross Lovegrove’s installation is an intuitive and evocative response towards the immersive physical atmosphere of the V&A’s tapestry room.

London in Seven Scents

Exhibition

London in Seven Scents

Exhibition | 1

Talk: 14.09.17, 6pm / Exhibition: Monday to Saturday 10:30am – 7pm, Sunday 11am – 5pm

BEAST, WC2H 9LL

London in Seven Scents

Love Stops

Installation

Love Stops

Installation | 1

Open 24 hours

Windrush Square, SW2 1JG

Art4Space brings you ‘Love Stops’- places to think about your well-being and those around you. Decorated with mosaic hearts created by volunteers, each stop will encourage you to take an action, using the Wheel of Wellbeing created by South London and Maudsley NHS Trust and Uscreates.

Low Line Bankside

Walks / Tours

Low Line Bankside

Walks / Tours | 1

Open 24 hours

Union Yard Arches, SE1 0LR

Discover a hidden tranquil route following the mighty Victorian viaducts through Bankside, linking Waterloo with London Bridge, Blackfriars with Elephant and Castle and beyond. Join us for a series of events, talks and tours exploring this new direction across the heart of Bankside.

Luminous Reflections

Design Frontiers

Luminous Reflections

Design Frontiers | 2

10 - 6pm, Monday to Sunday

Strand, WC2R 1CN

Tord Boontje is similarly redefining the chandelier in his collaboration with Swarovski – his collection, Luminous Reflections, features the first ever unfaceted crystal components created by the Austrian company, conjuring fluid and organic light effects.

Lundhs Real Stone

Exhibition

Lundhs Real Stone

Exhibition | 2

Thurs 10am-7pm, Fri 10am-7pm, Sat and Sun 11am-6pm

Old Truman Brewery , E1 6QR

Lundhs Real Stone is a collection of 100% natural stone from Norway. Refined with impeccable craftsmanship, each and every piece of Lundhs Real Stone shares an alluring beauty and exceptional qualities - making it the perfect choice for use in both interior and exterior design.

Margo Selby's new fabric design launches at the London Transport Museum Shop

Pop-Up Shop

Margo Selby's new fabric design launches at the London Transport Museum Shop

Pop-Up Shop | 1

Sun-Tues 10am - 6.30pm, Fri 11am-7pm, Wed-Sat 10am – 7pm

London Transport Museum Shop, WC2E 7BB

Margo Selby will be launching her new ‘Motion’ fabric design at the London Transport Museum Shop. The bold jacquard design, available in fabric by the metre, cushions and tote bags, celebrates the relationship between Transport for London, graphic design and woven textiles over the past century.

Materialise - The Big Studio and Pentlands brands

Design Frontiers

Materialise - The Big Studio and Pentlands brands

Design Frontiers | 2

10 - 6pm, Monday to Sunday

Strand, WCN1

Katie Greenyer of Pentland Brands presents Materialise, a celebration of individual components that piece together in perfect harmony, creating products that help athletes swim faster, climb higher and train harder.

MATTER OF SCALE

Exhibition

MATTER OF SCALE

Exhibition | 1

Mon to Sat 9:30am - 6:30pm

183 King's Rd, Chelsea, London , SW3 5EB

A photographic exhibition by Santi Caleca of architectural models by Ettore Sottsass and with Johanna Grawunder.
Lema presents an exhibition of Santi Caleca’s photography for Ettore Sottsass. Also on display are new Lema collections by Lissoni, Guillaumier, Rota, Lazzeroni, Pillet and Nunziati.

MAZZOLENI INVITES: DIMOREGALLERY | (UN)COMFORT ZONE

Installation

MAZZOLENI INVITES: DIMOREGALLERY | (UN)COMFORT ZONE

Installation | 1

Mon to Fri 10am - 6pm, Sat 11am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 4pm

27 Albemarle Street, W1S 4HZ

Britt Moran and Emiliano Salci of DIMOREGALLERY stage a cutting-edge conceptual, ironic, and highly impactful site-specific installation for Mazzoleni London. The unexpected and layered set up will showcase extra-ordinary objects and design pieces alongside paintings from the Mazzoleni inventory.

Mind of an Urban Spaceman: Olly Fathers x We Built This City storefront installation

Installation

Mind of an Urban Spaceman: Olly Fathers x We Built This City storefront installation

Installation | 1

11am - 7pm, Mon to Sun

We Built This City, W1F 9QF

Award-winning Carnaby Street store WBTC has invited emerging London-based artist Olly Fathers to design their storefront exclusively for LDF. Inspired by the perspective of buildings and the movement of the city around them - expect a colourful, mesmerising, alternative cityscape on a large scale!

Mineral Gravity

Design Frontiers

Mineral Gravity

Design Frontiers | 2

10 - 6pm, Monday to Sunday

Strand, WC2R 1CN

Arik Levy’s collaboration with luxury surfaces company COMPAC, Mineral Gravity, involves a large-scale sculptural mono-block mineral quartz island that appears tofloat within its exhibition space like a black iceberg, as if carved from a single block of quartz.

Mini Living - Urban Cabin by Sam Jacob

Mini Living - Urban Cabin by Sam Jacob

The Mini design team have created a micro-house of 15sqm: a simple, clean rectangular module which will travel the world, taking up position on available city plots, and onto which local architects will create and attach parasitic forms.

Minute Miniatures Launch

Workshop

Minute Miniatures Launch

Workshop | 2

Mon to Fri 10am - 5pm, Sat 12-6pm, Sun 12-5pm, Late night Wed 20th 6.30pm - 9.00pm

Unit 1.18, OXO Tower Wharf , SE1 9PH

Bramwell Brown will be officially launching the new ‘Minute Miniatures’ range at LDF with a series of workshop events throughout the week, including late night opening on 20th September 6.30pm - 9pm at their studio. Paint your own pre-cast models. Tickets are limited and from www.bramwellbrown.com

Moleskine

Moleskine

Discover how to work on paper and screen at once.

Molteni&C|Dada and Kvadrat present “Amare Gio Ponti”

Pop-Up Shop

Molteni&C|Dada and Kvadrat present “Amare Gio Ponti”

Pop-Up Shop | 1

10am - 6pm, Mon to Sat

Molteni&C Dada Kvadrat POP-UP 245-249 Brompton Road, SW32EP

Molteni&C|Dada and Kvadrat in honour of the legendary Italian architect and designer Gio Ponti present “Amare Gio Ponti” the movie, accompanied by a modern reinterpretation of Gio Ponti’s newest additions, presented by Vincent Van Duysen and upholstered in fabrics from Kvadrat/Raf Simons collection.

Molteni&C|Dada News 2017

Installation

Molteni&C|Dada News 2017

Installation | 1

10am - 6pm, Mon to Sat

Molteni&C|Dada Flagship Store , WC28JR

Molteni&C|Dada present D.156.3 chair by Gio Ponti remade by Molteni&C. The Teorema project by Ron Gilad is also presented along with the VVD kitchen designed by Van Duysen playing on the contrast between the slim side and end units and the thickness of the worktops and integral sink.

My Canvas

Design Frontiers

My Canvas

Design Frontiers | 1

Mon-Tue and Sat-Sun: 11am - 6pm, Wed-Fri: 11am - 8pm

Somerset House, London WC2R 1 LA

With contributions from 19 designers and artistic talents from around the globe, the Kvadrat exhibition 'My Canvas' pays homage to a Kvadrat staple: the vibrant and elegant upholstery textile Canvas 2, created and colour set this year by renowned Italian colorist Giulio Ridolfo

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