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Edit '17

Exhibition

Edit '17

Exhibition | 1

Wed-Sat 9.30am-5.30pm, Sun 11am-5pm

twentytwentyone showroom, EC1R 1XN

Edit '17
twentytwentyone hosts an exhibition of classic and contemporary designs reflecting a creative mix of materials, construction and form. New designs by Michael Anastassiades and Richard Woods/Sebastian Wrong, with relaunched historical designs by Robin Day and Friso Kramer/Wim Rietveld.

Farrow & Ball Colour Week at London Design Festival

Workshop

Farrow & Ball Colour Week at London Design Festival

Workshop | 1

Tues - Sun 11am - 5pm

249 Fulham Road, SW3 6HY

Spot our colourful fleet of Farrow & Ball taxis or visit selected London showrooms to discover unique design installations and creative workshops.

FOREST

Product Launch

FOREST

Product Launch | 1

Mon to Sat 10am - 7pm, Sun 12pm-6pm

35 Great Windmill Street, W1D 7DT

FOREST
Artists & designers Louise Olsen & Stephen Ormandy will be exhibiting Forest, a colour capsule collection which explores the balance between architecture & nature, played out in an alluring palette of forest green, white, black & accents of silver.

FROM COMPONIBILI TO NEW PRODUCTS

Exhibition

FROM COMPONIBILI TO NEW PRODUCTS

Exhibition | 1

Thurs 6pm (invite only) Fri-Sat 10am-6.30pm Sun 11.30am-5.30pm

223-225 Brompton Road London, SW3 2EJ

FROM COMPONIBILI TO NEW PRODUCTS
Kartell, the most innovative design brand, presents its new products within a special setting and hosts the 50th anniversary exhibition of the Componibili, an iconic piece by Anna Castelli Ferrieri

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.

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 courtyard and discover the designer-maker studios across the ground, first and second floors.

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.

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.

My Canvas: Kvadrat

Design Frontiers

My Canvas: Kvadrat

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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

Mon-Sun 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

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.

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

Set in Stone at the Design Museum

Installation

Set in Stone at the Design Museum

Installation | 1

10am - 6pm

224-238 Kensington High Street, W8 6AG

In a project that has spanned more than two years, 24 international architects and designers have been invited to explore the potential of Portuguese marble and limestone.

Size Doesn't Matter / design_estonia

Exhibition

Size Doesn't Matter / design_estonia

The concept of “Size Doesn’t Matter” expo contrasts the smallness of the land and the density of designers and the abundance of the achievements, in order to introduce Estonian design in foreign countries. The collection consists of high quality small print run products and of industrial products.

STACtile Launch: STAC_Shift/Rotate\Play

Product Launch

STACtile Launch: STAC_Shift/Rotate\Play

Product Launch | 1

Mon to Thu 9am - 5.30pm, Fri & Sat 9am - 5pm

Pentagon Tiles Showroom, EC1N 7TJ

STAC is proud to launch STACtile – an award-winning cladding product that delivers true design flexibility through modular adaptability.
Come join us at Pentagon Tiles' new Farringdon showroom to STAC, shift, rotate and play to see what you can create; prizes for innovative design using STACtile.

Taking Time to Create

Open Studio

Taking Time to Create

Open Studio | 1

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

Ted Todd Fine Wood Floors, W1W 8TA

Visitors to Ted Todd are being encouraged to consider the importance of taking time to be creative, and how to take a more thoughtful approach to design in a deadline driven world. There are daily talks by speakers from the worlds of architecture, design, management and media.

The 5th Room

Open Studio

The 5th Room

Open Studio | 2

Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5.30pm. Wed, 9am - 10pm.

120 Webber Street, SE1 0QL

DesignSpace London introduces the new kitchen ‘must have’, The 5th Room - a temperature and humidity-controlled walk-in Pantry. They will also be hosting an exclusive talk with design brand Joseph Joseph’s co-founders plus holding a live cookery event using state of the art Gaggenau appliances.

Turkishceramics presents Gateways by Adam Nathaniel Furman

Installation

Turkishceramics presents Gateways by Adam Nathaniel Furman

Installation | 2

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

Granary Square, Kings Cross , N1C 4AA

Turkishceramics is collaborating with designer Adam Nathaniel Furman to design Gateways, a ceramic installation for Granary Square consisting of four 4m-high and colourfully-tiled gates that draw people to wander through and experience the rich history of ceramics in Turkey.

Africa Centre: A Large Chair Does Not Make A King

Installation

Africa Centre: A Large Chair Does Not Make A King

Installation | 2

10am - 6pm

Arch 29 Union Yard , SE1 0 LR

“A Large Chair Does Not Make a King” is an immersive installation which will allow visitors to engage with the art and move through the space. The Africa Centre is delighted to be working with London-based designer Yinka Ilori to launch this specially commissioned installation.

BUILD Surface Matter X Lisa Traxler

Exhibition

BUILD Surface Matter X Lisa Traxler

Exhibition | 2

Mon-Fri 9.30am-5.30pm, Private View Mon 6.30pm-8.30pm, Sat 10am-4pm

Surface Matter, E8 3RL

BUILD is an immersive installation by Artist Lisa Traxler, inspired by dazzle camouflage and radar, housed in the Surface Matter materials studio. Materials meet Art, informed by Architecture - meet the artist, learn about materials and play with the notions of encrypted communication.

Keep An Eye Out...

Installation

Keep An Eye Out...

Installation | 1

10am - 6pm Daily, closed Sunday 17th

23 Great Titchfield Street, W1W 7HJ

Come closer and gaze into a world of mesmerizing detail.
Let us put your eyes to work! Moooi presents an interactive installation that invites you to come closer and capture a magnified image of your own unique iris to be shared with you and added to our compilation of London's Eyes!

Manufactory

Manufactory

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Day Events 12pm-7pm, Thu–Sat Evening Events 7pm–9.30pm Thu–Sat

Old Spitalfields Market , E1 6EW

One of the UK’s most highly rated art and design schools is joining forces with London’s coolest historic marketplace for LDF 2017. Designers from Kingston School of Art will migrate en-masse to Old Spitalfields Market to explore futures for communities and commerce in the heart of the East End.

Transform

Exhibition

Transform celebrates the traditional Japanese crafts of Iwatsuki doll making, Kiryu textile production and 100 years of Obi designs from the Goto Textile Company.
The exhibition showcases historic artefacts and new products created by students from UAL and Bunkyo Gakuin University.

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 for the public to experience its cutting edge Serious About Food Kitchen Lab.

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