428 events found

The SMUG Podcast - How to Curate Your Life

Product Launch

The SMUG Podcast - How to Curate Your Life

Product Launch | 1

12pm - 5pm Sun, Mon, Tues, 11am - 6pm Wed, 12pm - 7pm Thurs, 11am - 6pm Fri, 10am - 6pm Sat

13 Camden Passage, N1 8EA

SMUG founder Lizzie Evans launches her podcast 'How to Curate Your Life - Work Life Balance for the Creative Entrepreneur'. Upstairs at SMUG will be an exciting visual representation of the project, featuring a new Pattern Collection by Lizzie. CAFE SMUG will be open throughout the Festival.

Camira Showroom

Open Studio

Camira Showroom

Open Studio | 1

9.30am - 5pm, Monday - Friday

8 & 10 Brewhouse Yard, EC1V 4DG

Camira celebrates its rich heritage of designing and making textiles for commercial and transport applications, inspiring interiors for spaces, places and being part of the fabric of London on tubes and buses. Explore the many facets of textile design and manufacture, revealing Style with Substance.

Don't Think Twice - Temporary Public Art at London Bridge Station

Installation

Don't Think Twice - Temporary Public Art at London Bridge Station

Installation | 1

24h (public realm)

London Bridge Station, SE1

Artist Jennifer Abessira was commissioned for a temporary, creative interpretation of the London Bridge identity to greet commuters. A partnership between Team London Bridge, Network Rail and MTArt that aims to bring a snapshot of the area's colour and vibrancy to the newly opened station entrance.

Joy and Peace by Morag Myerscough and Luke Morgan

Installation

Joy and Peace by Morag Myerscough and Luke Morgan

Installation | 1

8am to 8pm

Smithfield Rotunda Gardens, EC1A 9DY

Morag Myerscough and Luke Morgan's new installation in two parts brings a vivid splash of colour to the City of London this summer, taking over a 97m section of Silk Street and the West Smithfield Rotunda Garden

Paul Smith & Finn Juhl

Exhibition

Paul Smith & Finn Juhl

Exhibition | 1

Mon, Tue, Wed: 10am-6pm, Thur, Fri, Sat: 10am-7pm, Sun: 12-18pm

9 ALBEMARLE STREET, W1S 4BL

The acclaimed British designer, Paul Smith, will host a celebration of Danish design at his London flagship shop featuring a new collaboration of Finn Juhl furniture matched with Paul Smith Maharam fabrics.

Indian Design Platform: Bold - Graphic Design from India

Exhibition

Indian Design Platform: Bold - Graphic Design from India

Exhibition | 1

Mon to Sat: 9am -11pm, Sun:10am-11pm

Rich Mix, E1 6LA

Bold is the first exhibition to showcase the work of the current wave of Indian graphic designers. A visual feast of posters, zines, typography, films and digital works. "Bold"- Graphic Design from India will reveal the vibrancy and diversity of work underway in India's visual communications scene.

London Sketchbook Festival 2017: Portals for Illustration

Exhibition

London Sketchbook Festival 2017: Portals for Illustration

Exhibition | 1

21 September: Private View 6.30pm -10pm | 22-30 September: 10am - 6.30pm

The Archivist, Unit V Reliance Wharf, N1 5ET

LSF is a live experience highlighting projects from creative individuals and studios. We create the ideal showcasing environment and invite creatives from various backgrounds to bring their ideas to life. Creating an advanced exhibition of illustration, concept art, animation and architecture.

Westminster Magistrates Court

Westminster Magistrates Court

| 1

Open 24 hours

181 Marylebone Road, NW1 5BR

Metalwork sculpture by artist blacksmith Bex Simon. Spanning the entire frontage of Westminster Magistrates Court, the piece tells the story of the famous site. A fascinating blend of traditional craft and contemporary design.

Keramos

Exhibition

Keramos

Exhibition | 1

Weekdays 12-7pm Sat 11-7 Sun 12-5pm

492 Kingsland Rd, E8 4AE

As a female owned and run business we have decided to celebrate the female maker in a week long exhibition of ceramic artistry. Keramos is the Greek word for pottery and this exhibition explores the definition and reclassification of humble plant pot into functional sculpture.

Memento Mori by Jacob van der Beugel at Tomasso Brothers Fine Art

Exhibition

Memento Mori by Jacob van der Beugel at Tomasso Brothers Fine Art

Exhibition | 1

10am - 6pm, Mon to Sun * Late opening until 9pm on Monday 18th September*

Tomasso Brothers Fine Art, SW1Y 6NY

Tomasso Brothers Fine Art present an installation of vessels in stoneware clay by UK based artist Jacob van der Beugel.

Memento Mori is a contemporary take on the 17th century Dutch still-life, shown amongst a selection of Tomasso Brothers Fine Art sculpture and objects.

mt X FOYLES

Installation

mt X FOYLES

Installation | 1

9:30-9pm (Mon to Sat) 11:30-6pm (Sun)

Foyles , WC2H 0DT

mt Masking Tape, the original 'washi' tape from Japan launches its first ever installation in the UK to coincide with London Design Festival.

Ready Made Go 3

Product Launch

Ready Made Go 3

Product Launch | 1

9am - 5.30pm, Tue to Sun

Ace Hotel London, E1 6JQ

Ready Made Go 3 sees specially commissioned objects permanently installed at Ace Hotel London. Designers are given the opportunity to make real product for a popular public space whilst Ace Hotel adds to its growing accumulation of noteworthy designs by London’s best design talent.

The Elegant Dance of Sea and Light - Nir Meiri Studio

Installation

The Elegant Dance of Sea and Light - Nir Meiri Studio

Installation | 1

11am - 6pm

83 Charing Cross Road, WC2H 0AA

As part of this year’s London Design Festival Nir Meiri will unveil new works inspired by the sea in an exhibition called: ‘The Elegant Dance of Sea and Light ’. The exhibition will take place at the Grade II Listed former Welsh Presbyterian Chapel in the heart of central London.

SPACE10 Pop-up: Exploring Spaces of Tomorrow

Talk / Seminar

SPACE10 Pop-up: Exploring Spaces of Tomorrow

Talk / Seminar | 2

Mon: 6PM-9.30PM, Tue: 12PM-4PM & 6PM-9.30PM, Wed to Fri: 6PM-9.30PM, Sat: 12PM-4PM & 6PM-12.30AM

31 New Inn Yard, EC2A 3EY

SPACE10 is hosting a pop-up to explore the consequences of urbanisation and the spaces we inhabit. Over the course of six days, we will examine the concept of space from different perspectives together with top-notch thought leaders. Registration on Eventbrite is required but tickets are for free.

CHRISTOPHER JENNER LAUNCHES NEW E&CO SILVER COLLECTION AT THOMAS GOODE AND Co.

Product Launch

CHRISTOPHER JENNER LAUNCHES NEW E&CO SILVER COLLECTION AT THOMAS GOODE AND Co.

Product Launch | 1

10am - 6pm

Thomas Goode & Co., W1K 2BN

Christopher Jenner launches his Epicurean Collection in collaboration with the heritage silverware brand E&Co, celebrating the beauty of English craftsmanship and innovation at luxury Mayfair retailer Thomas Goode & Co.

Tropicana

Exhibition

Tropicana

Exhibition | 1

9am - 5pm, Mon to Fri

Christie's,

Christie’s and Andreas Siegfried Present Tropicana,
An Exhibition of New Work By Anton Alvarez And Jonathan Trayte

Tropicana Coincides With London Design Festival
13-22 September 2017

SKYrooms: new SKY thinking

Talk / Seminar

SKYrooms: new SKY thinking

Talk / Seminar | 2

Thu 10.15am - 11.30am (Please arrive by 10.15am for 10.30am start)

SKYroom, SW1A 2HQ

How has a design-led approach shaped SKYroom – a new space designed to inspire creativity, collaboration and innovation?

Rupert Cryer, joined by innovation expert Kursty Groves, outlines the thinking behind SKYrooms and the implementation principles that apply to innovation in any sector.

Sub Zero & Wolf Showroom

Product Launch

Sub Zero & Wolf Showroom

Product Launch | 1

10am -5pm Mon, Tue, Weds, 10am - 8pm, Fri, 10am - 5pm Sat.

251 Brompton Road, SW3 2EP

Distinctive and Distinguished.
Sub Zero & Wolf is built on a spirit of dedication, enterprise and determination to harness the latest technological solutions and iconic design with every appliance.
Meet the Sub Zero & Wolf team from 10am - 8pm on 21st Sept for a showroom experience.

‘Smart living: energy and the design of the future home’

Talk / Seminar

‘Smart living: energy and the design of the future home’

Talk / Seminar | 1

Thursday 5.30pm - 7.30pm

29-31 Saffron Hill, , EC1N 8SW

What will the future of home energy look like? And how will it affect the design of our everyday?

This talk with Moixa, Britain's leading home battery provider, will look at past grand energy design concepts for the home, where the world is today, and where it is heading.

Collage Conversations

Workshop

Collage Conversations

Workshop | 2

Wednesday 3.30pm - 6pm

Oliver Bonas, W1W 8DT

Join us for a creative workshop as our designers offer a guided demonstration into making your own collage wall art. Learn about how collage helped inspire our AW17 ‘Conversation’ story.

Masterpieces of Design and Photography

Exhibition

Masterpieces of Design and Photography

Exhibition | 1

12-5pm, Sat and Sun, 9am-8pm, Mon, 9am-4.30pm, Tues and Weds

Christie's King Street, SW1Y 6QT

Christie’s Frieze Week auctions will launch on 3 October 2017, including, for the first time, an auction that showcases two complementary collecting categories: Masterpieces of Design and Photography.

Portrait Speed Sketching

Workshop

Portrait Speed Sketching

Workshop | 2

Wednesday 9am - 11.30am

Oliver Bonas, W1W 8DR

Start your day creatively as our designers host our portrait speed sketching session. Learn all about our AW17 ‘Conversation’ story and how speed sketching influenced the collection.

The Laundry Pile: Materials, Meanings and Mundanities of Everyday Life

Exhibition

The Laundry Pile: Materials, Meanings and Mundanities of Everyday Life

Exhibition | 1

4pm-8.30pm Wednesday

Lila’s Laundrette, , W1H 5AN

The cleaning and care of our clothes is a universal experience, yet how much thought do we give to it? The Laundry Pile aims to highlight domestic laundry practices in a one-day event including an exhibition of work in a central London laundrette, and a multi-disciplinary panel discussion.

Timeless. Designing longevity in the age of impermanence

Talk / Seminar

Timeless. Designing longevity in the age of impermanence

Talk / Seminar | 2

6.30pm-9.30pm

90–92 Saint John Street, London, EC1M 4EH

Assael Interiors has teamed up with Marazzi
during the London Design Festival, and would
like to invite you to an exclusive event

Watercolour Florals

Workshop

Watercolour Florals

Workshop | 2

Wednesday 12pm - 14.30pm

Oliver Bonas, W1W 8DT

Get creative with us as our designers host a watercolour painting session. Learn how watercolour floral prints feature in our AW17 collection and develop your own watercolour painting skills.

An Evening of Design & Dialogue

Talk / Seminar

The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority cordially invites you to "An Evening of Design & Dialogue"

Lindsey Lang Debuts Collection For The Window Film Company

Product Launch

Lindsey Lang Debuts Collection For The Window Film Company

Product Launch | 1

5pm - 9pm

25 Britton St, EC1M 5TY

The Window Film Company is delighted to be opening the doors of our showroom on the 19 September. We'll be showcasing designs fom our partnership with acclaimed designer Lindsey Lang. Lindsey herself will be on hand to speak to visitors, along with members of The Window Film Company team.

The Evolution of Craft : Where Contemporary Design meets Traditional Techniques

Talk / Seminar

The Evolution of Craft : Where Contemporary Design meets Traditional Techniques

Talk / Seminar | 2

14:00

BREATHER , EC1R 4RN

Tiipoi, in collaboration with Breather present the ‘Evolution of Craft : Where Contemporary Design meets Traditional Techniques.’ Hosted by Debika Ray, Senior Editor of ICON Magazine, Cophenhagen based WitekGolik and Spandana Gopal of Tiipoi, discuss their recent collaboration, Modern Kantha.

"Designing for one" with Ruby Steel from Smart Design

Talk / Seminar

"Designing for one" with Ruby Steel from Smart Design

Talk / Seminar | 2

6pm - 8pm

Smart Design, EC2A 3BX

Drawing on her experience working at Smart Design and being one of the 'fixers' on BBC Two’s Big Life Fix, senior design strategist Ruby Steel will deliver a talk on “designing for one” and the impact created from this incredibly powerful design process.

Cross - Government Design Meetup

Talk / Seminar

Cross - Government Design Meetup

Talk / Seminar | 2

Monday (1-5pm) Open to the general public

The Design Museum, W8 6AG

In the UK government there are 600 designers and 10 heads of design working to build better public services.

During London Design Festival, we are holding a cross-government design meetup, open to the public, featuring talks from Arup director Dan Hill and designers from across the public sector.

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