268 events found

Nolii

Design Frontiers

Nolii

Design Frontiers | 2

10 - 6pm, Monday to Sunday

Strand, WC2R 1CN

Benjamin Hubert and LAYER are launching nolii, a lifestyle-focused tech brand co-founded with design and tech entrepreneur Asad Hamir. Key products from theinaugural collection, designed by LAYER, will be previewed in an immersive installation that celebrates the simple beauty of being connected.

Obsessive Interests

Installation

Obsessive Interests

Installation | 1

Mon-Sun, 11am - 10pm

Atlantic Road, SW9 8JA

In the heart of Brixton under the historic railway infrastructure is a neglected walkway with access to the overground platforms. The BDT collective will curate and reignite the trading spaces within this overlooked arcade for a week long creative takeover with hints of Global "Otaku" inspiration.

On Repeat: Universal Design Studio in collaboration with The Office Group

Installation

On Repeat: Universal Design Studio in collaboration with The Office Group

Installation | 1

12pm-5pm, Sat - Sun, 10am-9pm, Mon - Fri, 10am-10pm, Tues

Black & White Shoreditch, EC2A 3AY

Universal Design Studio and TOG (The Office Group) have teamed up to create a pavilion of repetition. From the architecture through to a programme of events and activities we will explore the power of repetition and provide visitors with the opportunity to get into a free-flowing mindset.

ONEROOM X Bethan Laura Wood

Exhibition

ONEROOM X Bethan Laura Wood

Exhibition | 1

10am - 10pm

9 French Place, E1 6JB

Situated in a Victorian warehouse in Shoreditch and split over four floors, ONEROOM offers a rare selection of furniture, design objects and art from Milan. To celebrate London Design Festival, we are presenting our collaboration with multidisciplinary artist Bethan Laura Wood.

Open Studio

Open Studio

Open Studio

Open Studio | 1

Mon-Sun, 10am-8pm

25 Lexington Street, W1F 9AG

Brazilian born artist designer David Elia is pleased to announce his Open Studio during London Design Festival. David will be showcasing his relevant work that is inspired by current events in Brazil as well as worldwide such as the environment, security and social issues.

Open Studio & Pop-Up Shop

Pop-Up Shop

Open Studio & Pop-Up Shop

Pop-Up Shop | 1

10am to 5pm Mon to Fri , 12pm - 5pm Sat & Sun

17 Sheep Lane, E8 3FP

In their London Fields studio, Taylor Hawkes Design conceptualise and create spaces, objects and furniture. The practice is inspired by Japanese joinery, Scandinavian simplicity & the boldness of British postmodern design. Visit us to see 3D printing in action & browse our newest range of furniture.

ORGANIC SHAPE

Installation

ORGANIC SHAPE

Installation | 1

10am-6pm

Ground Floor, W14 9NU

KYOHEI & MIRANDA design studio is pleased to announce their first time exhibition at London Design Festival. KYOHEI & MIRANDA presents a story-telling installation of organic shape furniture collection.

Otl Aicher's Isny

Exhibition

Otl Aicher's Isny

Exhibition | 1

10am - 5pm

3 Tyers Gate, SE1 3HX

German designer Otl Aicher is best known for branding Lufthansa, the 1972 Munich Olympics and founding the influential Ulm School. His work for Isny Im Allgäu pushed the boundaries of how a small town could represent itself through design. Nearly 40 years later, we revisit the iconography of Isny.

Our Lady of Victories : New Sanctuary Furnishings

Exhibition

Our Lady of Victories : New Sanctuary Furnishings

Exhibition | 1

9am - 6pm, Mon to Sun (around Holy Mass services)

Our Lady of Victories Roman Catholic Church, W8 6SA

A celebration of faith in craft through collaborations with leading craftsmen in wood, brass, and stone, designer-makers Chris Eckersley and Gareth Neal have the pleasure of presenting the new Sanctuary furnishings at the Our Lady of Victory church in Kensington, London.

Paving the way

Installation

Paving the way

Installation | 1

Open 24 hours

198 Railton Road, SE24 0JT

Paving the Way by 198 Contemporary Arts invites young creatives to reflect the wisdom of their elders. Taking inspiration from multimedia research project ‘Voices from the Front Line’. Key sites in Brixton will feature iconographic pavement designs under the ‘Love is Power’ theme.

Photosynthesis : Air, Light, Water and Marbles

Installation

Photosynthesis : Air, Light, Water and Marbles

Installation | 1

11am - 7pm (Tue to Sat) / 11am - 5pm (Sun) / closed (Mon)

Eastern Biological, E2 9ED

Photosynthesis is an experiential installation exploring the causal relations between different elements of photosynthesis in the form of a marble run. South London multi-disciplinary practice Playdate Office enquires into ways of embedding information in everyday life as tangible experience.

Please Don't Feed the Designers

Design Frontiers

Please Don't Feed the Designers

Design Frontiers | 2

10 - 6pm, Monday to Sunday

Strand, WC2R 1CN

PriestmanGoode will move part of its design studio to Somerset House for Design Frontiers.

Polish Design Exhibition - Łódź Creates

Trade Show

Polish Design Exhibition - Łódź Creates

Trade Show | 2

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

London Design Fair , E1 6QR

"Polish Design - Łódź Creates" exhibition will feature posters with the 1950s and 1960s design, fauna- and flora-inspired hand-crafted jewellery, weaving workshop products, and icons of Polish design, such as classic furniture and ornamented glass and ceramics.

POLTRONA FRAU PRESENTS A LIMITED EDITION OF THE ICONIC VANITY FAIR ARMCHAIR

Talk / Seminar

POLTRONA FRAU PRESENTS A LIMITED EDITION OF THE ICONIC VANITY FAIR ARMCHAIR

Talk / Seminar | 1

10am - 6pm

147 Fulham Road, SW3 6SN

Poltrona Frau, will launch a limited edition collection of their iconic Vanity Fair armchair to support the construction of the Farm Children’s Museum in Favara, in Sicily

Pop-up store

Pop-Up Shop

Pop-up store

Pop-Up Shop | 1

10am - 6pm, Mon to Sun

Garden Walk 4, EC2A 3EQ

pulpo pop-up store

Pretty Green + Mathmos

Product Launch

Pretty Green + Mathmos

Product Launch | 1

10am - 8pm

Pretty Green, W1F 9QF

Pretty Green + Mathmos

Product launch

Product Launch

Product launch

Product Launch | 1

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

638-640 King's Road, SW6 2DU

British upholstery specialist, Delcor will bring the very latest designs from the world's leading fabric houses to life at its new flagship showroom during London Design Festival 2017.

Prototypa

Design Frontiers

Prototypa

Design Frontiers | 2

10 - 6pm, Monday to Sunday

Strand, WC2 1CN

Swedish design studio, Form Us With Love, present Prototype, a platform that nurtures the relationship between industry and creatives through a dialogue about one of the most distinct parts of the design process—prototyping.

Putting The Character Back Into Textiles

Open Studio

Putting The Character Back Into Textiles

Open Studio | 1

9am - 6pm Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun; and 9am to 9pm on Mon

36 Bourne Street, SW1W 8JA

HOWE opens their archive to reveal the vintage pieces which inspired their British-made fabrics. Recreating natural irregularities; characteristic of obsolete yarns, weaving and finishing techniques, the newly-made textiles will be showcased in store on made by Howe upholstery and accessories.

Re-Worked

Exhibition

Re-Worked

Exhibition | 1

Tue to Sat 10am - 6pm, Sun 12pm - 5pm

7 Tilney Court, EC1V 9BQ

Established & Sons unveils its new studio and apartment showroom as a feature living space and distinctive home.
Join us to celebrate re-worked iconic product ranges by world-leading designers and see how the collection continues to evolve and pursue innovation.

Reductive Design Approach created by Land Rover at the Design Museum

Installation

Reductive Design Approach created by Land Rover at the Design Museum

Installation | 1

10am - 6pm

the Design Museum, W8 6AG

"Creating a positive emotional response is central to Land Rover’s modernist design philosophy. Every line and every feature has a purpose. It’s an approach defined by creative intelligence."

Gerry McGovern - Chief Design Officer

Reflections Brixton

Installation

Reflections Brixton

Installation | 1

Open 24 hours

Brixton Station Road, SW9 8PQ

Influenced by the Adam Curtis documentary – Hypernormalisation,
Reflections Brixton holds up a mirror to reflect echo our behaviour and
environment. It is an interactive installation that takes us through the
looking glass of perspective, turning passive passers by into active
participants.

Restoration Station x Yinka Ilori

Exhibition

Restoration Station x Yinka Ilori

Exhibition | 1

Mon-Sun 9.30am-5pm

118 Shoreditch High St, E1 6JN

This London Design Festival marks a collaboration between non-profit social enterprise Restoration Station and designer Yinka Ilori. Shoreditch-based Restoration Station runs workshops for people in recovery, teaching them skills in woodwork and furniture restoration.

Revolution of kindness

Installation

Revolution of kindness

Installation | 1

Open 24 hours

TKMaxx Store, SW9 8BH

Building on the success of the Windows of Brixton in 2016, Rocketship present ‘THE REVOLUTION of KINDNESS’ as a series of bold graphic messages on the high street, drawn from a host of inspirational quotes from the local and global community.

RhubarbLondon Pop Up Event

Pop-Up Shop

RhubarbLondon Pop Up Event

Pop-Up Shop | 1

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

The Marylebone Gallery, W1G 6PQ

The Art of Up-cycling
Shaun Brownell, the genius behind the RhubarbLondon collection, is an artist whose medium is up-cycled upholstery. He uses anything from a military jacket, a Crombie overcoat, a Harris Tweed jacket to a lady’s two-piece costume to create his extraordinary furniture pieces.

Sé presents Savoir Faire, a celebration of the art and spirit of the south of France

Exhibition

Sé presents Savoir Faire, a celebration of the art and spirit of the south of France

Exhibition | 1

Mon to Fri 10am-6pm; Thurs 10am-8pm; Sat-Sun 11am-6pm

60 Fulham Road, SW3 6HH

Sé invites you to a curatorial showcase of its three furniture collections alongside works from inspiring French artists and craftsmen who share our signature qualities of timelessness, craftsmanship and curvaceousness. Rugs from Sé’s exclusive new partner La Manufacture Cogolin will be on display.

SELFRIDGES X LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL

Product Launch

SELFRIDGES X LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL

Product Launch | 1

Mon - Sat 9.30am-10pm, Sun 11.30am-6pm

Selfridges , W1A 1AB

SELFRIDGES X LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL

SEMC Brockley and New Cross

Exhibition

SEMC Brockley and New Cross

Exhibition | 1

Sat-Sun, 10am-6pm

Ashby Mews (behind 106 Manor Avenue), SE4 1TE

SEMC host a series of events throughout SE London on the last weekend of the festival. In Brockley & New Cross, Simple Shape presents an exhibition by Superfolk while Lewisham Arthouse hosts a series of design talks & filmmaker, William Scothern, shows his new mini-documentary series: Made In London

SEMC Deptford

Exhibition

SEMC Deptford

Exhibition | 1

10am-6pm

Deptford Market Yard, SE8 4BZ

Deptford Market Yard, the official hub of SEMC 2017, hosts a series of events taking place during the festival including exhibitions & installations by IYA, Sebastian Cox & Giles Miller alongside other designer-makers, craftspeople & local creative businesses who present new work for the festival.

SEMC Peckham and Nunhead

Exhibition

SEMC Peckham and Nunhead

Exhibition | 1

Sat-Sun, 10am-6pm

124 Evelina Road , SE15 3HL

In Peckham & Nunhead, SEMC presents a series of events for the last weekend of LDF. In Nunhead, Material hosts a selling show of work by SE London artists & makers while Copeland Park hosts a Makers Market & a multidisciplinary exhibition: Water. The Designer Pub Quiz returns to The NINES.

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