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O&A Design Gallery

Product Launch

O&A Design Gallery

Product Launch | 1

Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm

4-6 Staple, WC1V 7QH

Introducing the new interior furnishings line the O&A Design created by Oleg and Anna the two outstanding and exceptional talents from Oleg Klodt Design & Architecture. A collection comprising fifteen items, which reflect the unique style of their creators. 

BEAUTILITY

Exhibition

Beautility is the fusion between the beautiful and the utilitarian; the meeting of 2 designers and 2 artists from Brazil, united by their desire to create attractive pieces that are useful as well as sustainable. Jader Almeida, Gisela Simas, Luiz Áquila e Julia Miranda.

100% Design 2017

Trade Show

100% Design 2017

Trade Show | 2

Wed - Sat 10am – 6pm, Thu 10am – 9pm Open to the general public on Saturday 23

Olympia London, W14 8UX

First staged in 1995, the show is the commercial cornerstone of the London Design Festival, with 27,387 visitors to the show; taking place in one of London’s most inspiring venues, Olympia London.

designjunction2017

Trade Show

designjunction2017

Trade Show | 2

Thu 11am - 8pm, Fri 11am - 7pm, Sat 11am - 6pm, Sun 11am - 5pm

1 Granary Square, N1C 4AA

Critically acclaimed international design show designjunction has announced its relocation to an exciting new long-term home in King’s Cross, one of most exciting urban redevelopments in the UK.

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 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 115 meters long flexible band folded into a 25 meters long fluid sculpture. Ross Lovegrove’s installation is an intuitive and evocative response towards the immersive physical atmosphere of the V&A’s tapestry room.

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

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.

Villa Walala by Camille Walala

Landmark Project

Villa Walala by Camille Walala

Landmark Project |

Times may vary

Exchange Square, EC2M 2RH

In partnership with British Land, Camille Walala's Villa Walala is an immersive and playful installation within the heart of Broadgate.

Deirdre Dyson Carpet Gallery

Installation

Deirdre Dyson Carpet Gallery

Installation | 1

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

Deirdre Dyson, SW6 2DZ

The key to Deirdre Dyson’s carpet design style is simplicity of line and exceptional use of colour, based on her experience as a fine artist.

Focus/17

Trade Show

A world of design inspiration awaits at Focus/17. Attracting a global audience to Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour, it is a creative and commercial platform where visitors can engage with international connoisseurs shaping the luxury design narrative today.

Victor Papanek Symposium & Lecture 2017

Talk / Seminar

Victor Papanek Symposium & Lecture 2017

Talk / Seminar | 2

10.00am

Austrian Embassy, SW1X 8PX

'Design & Ethics', the focus of the biennial 2017 Papanek Symposium & Lecture organised by the Papanek Foundation, University of Applied Arts Vienna, draws on critical approaches of Austria-American émigré designer and educator Victor Papanek. In collaboration with the Austrian Embassy, London.

Decorex International 2017

Trade Show

Decorex International 2017

Trade Show | 2

Mon - Sun 10am - 6pm, Tues 10am - 7pm (open to public), Wed 10am - 5pm

Syon Park, TW8 8JF

Decorex 2017 will celebrate 40 years of design collaborations, focusing both on the strength of its past and current relationships and importantly looking towards those future partnerships.

THE LONDON ARTISAN

Trade Show

THE LONDON ARTISAN

Trade Show | 1

Sat-Sun, 11am-6pm

The Old Truman Brewery, E1 6QR

The London Artisan is a curated marketplace in the heart of East London.
A quarterly event, The London Artisan offer's 50 Designer Makers a platform to promote and sell their work to new audiences.
A collaborative project between Designers/Makers and The Old Truman Brewery.

Omer Arbel: 44

Installation

Omer Arbel: 44

Installation | 1

Mon - Sat 9am - 11pm, Sun 11am - 11pm

Barbican Centre, EC2Y 8DS

Bocci’s immersive light installation 44 is the second site-specific commission for the Lightwell in the Barbican foyer. Designed by Omer Arbel, the light installation comprises of over 300 free-poured aluminium forms which are suspended from the ceiling by a matrix of thin cables.

The Handsome Butcher of St James's Market

Exhibition

The Handsome Butcher of St James's Market

Exhibition | 1

Mon - Sun 8am - 7pm

St James's Market, SW1Y 4SB

300 years ago, St James's Market was a bustling place lined with butchers, bakers and merchants. A new installation by dn&co explores its history through the retelling of a bawdy ballad written during the market's heyday, featuring illustrations by James Graham and narrated by Stephen Fry.

Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear

Exhibition

Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear

Exhibition | 2

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

Fashion Temporary Exhibition Space, Level 1, SW7 2RL

Discover the evolution of underwear design from the 18th-century to the present day. Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear features over 200 examples of underwear for men and women, highlighting the enduring themes of innovation and luxury.

The Camera Exposed

Exhibition

The Camera Exposed

Exhibition | 1

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

Room 38a, Photography, Level 1, SW7 2RL

As the camera fades from view, this display brings the camera itself into focus, including early images of photographers with their cameras, photographs featuring cameras by Eugène Atget, Lee Friedlander, André Kertesz, Phillipe Halsman, Weegee and others.

Glastonbury: Land and Legend

Exhibition

Glastonbury: Land and Legend

Exhibition | 1

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

Room 104, Theatre and Performance, Level 3, SW7 2RL

An immersive film and sound installation about the Glastonbury Festival through time, space and people.

Below Stairs

Exhibition

Below Stairs

Exhibition | 1

Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm

Sir John Soane's Museum, WC2A 3BP

Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, Jasper Morrison, Martino Gamper, and Paul Cocksedge to exhibit ‘Below Stairs’ at Sir John Soane’s Museum during London Design Festival – Featuring AVM Curiosities

Soak, Steam, Dream: Reinventing Bathing Culture

Exhibition

Soak, Steam, Dream: Reinventing Bathing Culture

Exhibition | 1

Mon - Fri 9am - 5.30pm, Sat 11am - 5pm, Sun 18th 11am - 5pm

Station Court, SW6 2PY

Soak, Steam, Dream:
Reinventing Bathing Culture

Roca London Gallery will be showcasing recent bathhouse projects by some of the world’s leading contemporary architects and designers. Curated by Jane Withers with exhibition design by Kellenberger- White.

Fordlândia - an exhibition by Studio Swine

Exhibition

Fordlândia - an exhibition by Studio Swine

Exhibition | 1

Until 10 December: Mon - Fri 10am - 6pm, Sat 12pm - 4pm

Fashion Space Gallery, W1G 0BJ

Fordlândia was built in the wilderness of the Amazon by American industrialist Henry Ford in the late 1920’s to secure a supply of rubber for his empire. Inspired by the tropical ghost town, this project by Studio Swine imagines a world where Fordlândia is a success, combining nature and industry.

Unidentifed Acts of Design

Exhibition

Unidentifed Acts of Design

Exhibition | 1

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

Room 44, The T.T. Tsui Gallery, level 1, SW7 2RL

This display looks at instances of design intelligence in Shenzhen and the Pearl River Delta outside of the design studio. This project is part of an innovative collaboration between the V&A and China Merchant’s group to open a museum of design (Design Society) in Shenzhen, China in 2017.

The Middle - Tom Ellis at the Wallace Collection

Exhibition

The Middle - Tom Ellis at the Wallace Collection

Exhibition | 1

Mon - Sun 10am - 5pm

The Wallace Collection, W1U 3BN

A series of new site-specific works by British artist Tom Ellis, showcased in the Wallace Collection, world-class home of fine and decorative art. This collaboration, begun four years ago, includes sculpture, figurative painting and furniture hybrids and is accompanied by public talks & events.

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