416 events found

Harrods hosts the Alessi Circus

Product Launch

Harrods hosts the Alessi Circus

Product Launch | 1

Mon - Sat 10am - 9pm, Sun 11.30am - 6pm

Harrods, SW1X 7XL

Launching exclusively at Harrods during London Design Festival, Alessi Circus, designed by Marcel Wanders captures the excitement, wit and colour of all that can be found under a big top. It is a collection of items intended to delight and surprise.

Harvest Festival

Installation

Harvest Festival

Installation | 1

Mon-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-5pm

Wharf Building, Portobello Dock, W10 5BU

Join us during the London Design Festival at the Portobello Dock for a celebration of furnishing and food.

See our latest collection fresh from Paris, discover exciting collaborations and sample the new menu from Dock kitchen.

Ice Cream Social

Product Launch

Ice Cream Social

Product Launch | 1

Mon - Fri 3.30pm - 8pm

31 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M 5RN

To mark the launch of our new Alf range we will be having an Ice Cream Social during The London Design Festival. Alf will be on show as part of an exhibition of designs by Anna Hart and John Miller. Cornish ice cream and bubbles will be offered to guests who pop by our Clerkenwell Showroom.

in-Habit

Exhibition

in-Habit

Exhibition | 1

Mon - Sun 10am - 7pm

1a - 1b Saltoun Road , SW2 1EN

Animali Domestici will open the doors of their grade II Victorian listed building in the heart of Brixton to showcase the work and practice of international architects, designers, artists and makers involved in a wide variety of disciplines from glass and ceramics to lighting and furniture design.

Indian Design Platform: Transformation

Exhibition

Indian Design Platform: Transformation

Exhibition | 1

Mon- Sat 10am - 7pm, Sun 11am - 5pm

The Guardian Building, N1 9GU

Nothing goes to waste. Everything is transformed. The exhibition takes inspiration from the culture of recycling and reuse that exists to the extreme in India, exploring the ways in which designers have reinterpreted humble, discarded materials as design objects and organic waste as a resource.

Ineke Hans: Cuckoo Eggs - rethinking and updating furniture at the V&A for 2017 and beyond

Exhibition

Ineke Hans: Cuckoo Eggs - rethinking and updating furniture at the V&A for 2017 and beyond

Exhibition | 1

Mon - Sun 10am - 5.45pm, Fri 10am - 10pm

Rooms 133-135, The Dr. Susan Webber Gallery, Level 3, SW7 2RL

Interventions in the V&A Furniture Galleries by Dutch designer Ineke Hans. As a temporary curator she places notes and remarks to the galleries' permanent display: rethinking and updating the V&A's furniture collection for 2017 and beyond.

Inspiring students for twenty five years

Exhibition

Inspiring students for twenty five years

Exhibition | 1

Thur 6pm - 9pm, Sat 12pm - 5pm, Sun 12pm - 5pm

The Interior Design School, NW6 6RD

Inspiring students for twenty five years

Showcasing the work of graduates over the last twenty five years demonstrating the skills and knowledge gained during the Professional Interior Design Diploma and Certificate programmes.

Jasper Morrison: Thingness

Exhibition

Jasper Morrison: Thingness

Exhibition | 1

Sun – Thu 10am – 6pm, Fri – Sat 10am – 10pm

Tate Modern, SE1 9TG

British designer Jasper Morrison is celebrated around the world. Thingness is his first-ever retrospective. It brings together key moments in his career across furniture, kitchenware and electronics, in a specially designed installation that stays true to Jasper’s principle of beguiling simplicity.

Kaja Skytte & Kamilla Ruberg

Installation

Kaja Skytte & Kamilla Ruberg

Installation | 1

Tue 11am - 6.30pm, Wed 12pm - 7.30pm, Thu - Sat 11am - 6.30pm, Sun 12pm-5pm

21 Camden Passage, N1 8EA

An installation at Ruberg Jewellery featuring works by Danish architect Kaja Skytte. Skytte is known for her intricate Wallstructures and sculptural plant planets. Concurrently, Kamilla Ruberg unveils a fine jewellery series which resonates with the spherical forms of Skytte’s poetic Planteplaneter.

Kheyameya Egyptian appliqué

Exhibition

Kheyameya Egyptian appliqué

Exhibition | 1

Mon - Fri 10am - 6pm, Sat - Sun 10am - 4pm. Private view: 22 September 6-9pm

Bert & May, E2 9DQ

Rotate Editions launches 'Kheyameya', a limited edition series of appliqué wall hangings hand-stitched in Cairo.
Designed by graphic artists Anthony Burrill, A Practice For Everyday Life, Damien Poulain and Rhonda Drakeford of Darkroom. Sewn by tentmakers Ashraf Hashem and Yahia (Hassan Omar).

Kirkby Design at designjunction

Exhibition

Kirkby Design at designjunction

Exhibition | 2

Thur 11am - 9pm, Fri - Sat 11am - 7pm, Sun 11am - 4pm

1 Granary Square, N1C 4AA

Kirkby Design present new fabric collections at Design Junction

L'Eden by Perrier-Jouët

Talk / Seminar

L'Eden by Perrier-Jouët

Talk / Seminar | 2

Times Vary, See Below

147 Wardour Street, W1F 8WD

On 23-25 September L’Eden by Perrier-Jouët opened for the public to enjoy a glass of Perrier-Jouët champagne in the lounge designed by Noe Duchaufour Lawrance. Additionally workshops, masterclasses and tours of the Bioresponsive Garden took place. See events below.

Laboratory Soma

Product Launch

Laboratory Soma

Product Launch | 1

11am - 6pm

Lion Studio , E2 7JP

Laboratory Soma - Lion Studio at Dumpling Heart: when fashion meets taste.

A display of the new collection in a setting reflective of its bold, luxurious brand image.

Lion Studio has collaborated with brands representing a similar mission: To support innovation in design and technology.

Launch of "Trellick" Range by Tom Dixon & Goldfinger Factory + Open Workshop

Launch of "Trellick" Range by Tom Dixon & Goldfinger Factory + Open Workshop

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Mon - Sat 10.30am - 6pm, Sun 11am - 5pm

13-15 Golborne Road, W10 5NY

Goldfinger Factory is an award-winning design, build and teaching social enterprise underneath the iconic Trellick Tower. It is a factory for beautiful objects and interiors made from reclaimed materials and a platform for artisans and artisans-in-the-making to become self-sustaining.

Launch of New Paisley Collection Demure Drama 2016

Product Launch

Launch of New Paisley Collection Demure Drama 2016

Product Launch | 1

Mon - Fri - 10am - 6pm, Sat 10am - 5pm,

de Le Cuona, SW3 2JJ

Demure Drama by de Le Cuona, a collection of the most intricate paisleys ever woven launches at the London Design Festival. It is hand crafted from the finest wool and cotton yarns, and only three metres can be woven per loom per day.

Lema presents the 2016 collection

Product Launch

Lema presents the 2016 collection

Product Launch | 1

Mon - Fri 10am - 7.30pm, Sat 10am - 6pm, Sun 11am - 5pm - Cocktail Sep 22nd 6.30 to 9.00 pm

183 Kings Road, SW3 5EB

“Shape, form, wood finishes: a total design experience”
Italian furniture brand LEMA presents the iconic T030 system in new superior wood finishes in partnership with ALPI, the leading specialist in wooden decorative surfaces.

LEPIC by Jasper Morrison

Pop-Up Shop

LEPIC by Jasper Morrison

Pop-Up Shop | 1

21 Duke St , W1U 1DJ

Schiffini is opening a new flagship showroom in central London in Autumn 2016. In occasion of the London Design Festival, Schiffini will preview in pop-up style LEPIC, the new kitchen range designed by Jasper Morrison.

Lettering Workshops & Digital Ghostsigns

Workshop

Lettering Workshops & Digital Ghostsigns

Workshop | 2

Mon - Sun 7am - 7pm (Digital Ghostsigns Tours), Sat and Sun 10am - 5pm (workshops)

Borough Market, SE1 9AL

Hand Lettering Workshops introducing the basics of signwriting (17-18 September at Borough Market) and blackboard art (24-25 September at Hilton Bankside). Throughout the festival the new Ghostsigns Tours App is also available to discover the fading remains of painted signs around Bankside.

Light & Colour

Product Launch

Light & Colour

Product Launch | 1

Mon - Fri 10am - 6.30pm, Wed 10am - 6pm, Sat 10am - 6.30pm, Sun 11am - 5pm

Skandium, W1U 4QS

A creative installation using the new Panthella Mini by Verner Panton for Louis Poulsen. Not only is the material and size new, but it comes in eleven new colours. The colours are drawn from those specified for his last exhibition, Light & Colour, at Trapholt Museum of Modern Art, Denmark in 1998.

Light Capsules x Ghostsigns

Installation

Light Capsules x Ghostsigns

Installation | 1

Sat - Sat 8pm - 10pm (Projections, various locations), Mon - Sun 7am - 7pm (Digital Tours)

The Distillery Bar Terrace at Hilton Bankside, SE1 0UG

For a summary of Light Capsules x Ghostsigns at the London Design Festival please visit:
http://www.ghostsigns.co.uk/projects/light-capsules

For news of the Light Capsules project beyond the festival visit:
http://craigwinslow.com/work/lightcapsules/

Light Pollination

Installation

Light Pollination

Installation | 1

Mon - Wed 10am - 6pm, Thu - Fri 10am - 9pm, Sat 12pm - 6pm, Sun 12pm - 5pm

15a Cromwell Place Mews, SW7 2LA

iGuzzini + UniversalAssemblyUnit present Light Pollination, an interactive digital artwork that celebrates the power of light. It has around 20,000 points of LED light. Enjoy this responsive artwork throughout the Festival. If you’re around from 5 - 6pm on weekdays, join us for an Aperol Spritz.

Ligne Roset New Collection

Installation

Ligne Roset New Collection

Installation | 1

Mon - Sat 10am - 6pm, Thu 10am - 8pm, Sun 12pm - 5pm

23-25 Mortimer Street, W1T 3JE

Ligne Roset presents its new collection in a set re-imagined by 2LG Studio. Collaborating with design practice Custhom, the designers create a vibrant hub uniting each company's expertise, and invite you to discover their interpretation of the deconstructed Slice chair designed by Pierre Charpin.

LINLEY launches ‘Savile’ in collaboration with designer Matthew Hilton

Product Launch

LINLEY launches ‘Savile’ in collaboration with designer Matthew Hilton

Product Launch | 1

Mon - Fri 10am - 6pm, Sat 10am - 5pm

60 Pimlico Road, SW1W 8LP

LINLEY launches ‘Savile’ a new furniture collection created in collaboration with Matthew Hilton. The collection will be on show in the newly refurbished Belgravia flagship showroom, alongside 'Explorations in Blue' an exhibition of monumental porcelain pots by Felicity Aylieff.

Liquid Marble

V&A Commission

Liquid Marble

V&A Commission |

Mon - Sun 10am - 5.45pm, Friday 10am - 10pm

Norfolk House Music Room, SW7 2RL

French multi-disciplinary designer Mathieu Lehanneur invited viewers to enter into a meditative state with his work Liquid Marble, a large piece of black marble sculpted into a realistic, yet static, representation of the ocean’s movement. 

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