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London Design Biennale 2018

Exhibition

London Design Biennale 2018

Exhibition | 2

Somerset House , WC2R 1LA

Taking over the entirety of Somerset House, the 2018 London Design Biennale will ask questions and explore new ideas about cities, migration, sustainability, artificial intelligence and social equality.

Arteriors Grand Opening

Product Launch

Arteriors Grand Opening

Product Launch | 1

Mon 2pm-5pm

Design Centre Chelsea Harbour, SW10 0XE

ARTERIORS GRAND OPENING
Arteriors invites you to celebrate the Grand Opening of our new showroom in the prestigious Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour. Enjoy light bites and cocktails as you explore our collection of luxury lighting, furniture and accessories.

Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?

Exhibition

Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?

Exhibition | 1

10am - 6pm (Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat). 10am - 10pm (Thu). 11am - 6pm (Sun).

183 Euston Road, NW1 2BE

From hard-hitting posters and hospital design to pill packaging and health apps, this free exhibition shows the role of graphic design in communicating healthcare messages in order to persuade, to inform and to empower.

Kyoto

Exhibition

Kyoto

Exhibition | 1

10am - 6pm, Mon to Fri, 12pm - 5pm Sat & Sun

12 Grafton Street, W1S 4ER

Achille Salvagni looks towards East Asia, more specifically Japan, as inspiration for his latest gallery show, Kyoto, which opens at the Atelier on the 16th September and will run through until the 12th January.

The show has a long title that I don't recall anymore

Exhibition

The show has a long title that I don't recall anymore

Exhibition | 1

11am-6pm, Tues-Sat

The Mosaic Rooms, 226 Cromwell Road, SW5 0SW

Exhibition of new work by Lebanese artist and designer Pascal Hachem. His work is inspired by everyday life, often temporary in nature, it reflects on the social and political situations in Beirut. Hachem uses diverse mediums and common objects in new ways to challenge the viewer’s perspective.

Exhibit: Po-Zu Launch Sustainable Shoe Collection with Star Wars™

Exhibition

Exhibit: Po-Zu Launch Sustainable Shoe Collection with Star Wars™

Exhibition | 2

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

111-117 Lancaster Road, W11 1QT

The Museum of Brands is excited to present the new cutting edge launch of Star Wars™ | Po-Zu footwear. The new temporary display showcase this extraordinary ethical and sustainable brand and its new collection inspired by some of the films’ lead characters (under license with Lucasfilm/Disney).

GLASS.MEKANO by Thomas Lemut

Exhibition

GLASS.MEKANO by Thomas Lemut

Exhibition | 1

Mon-Fri 10am-7pm, Sat 11am-6.30pm

Gallery FUMI, W1J 6AS

Gallery FUMI presents a new collection of works entirely made of tempered glass by French designer Thomas Lemut.

‘Cocktail Atmospheres’: Matter of Stuff takes residence at sketch during LDF

Exhibition

‘Cocktail Atmospheres’: Matter of Stuff takes residence at sketch during LDF

Exhibition | 1

Monday - Friday 7am - 2am; Saturday - 8am - 2am, Sunday 8am - 12am

9 Conduit Street, W1S 2XG

At sketch, Matter of Stuff will present ‘Cocktail Atmospheres’, an exhibition which will unveil LUMINARIE by Sabina Belfiore Lucovich, ‘A Drink with Wes’ by 1millimitre and ‘Club Chair’ by Glen Baghurst. A flight of cocktails imagined by sketch mixologists will provide an edible design experience.

(IN)VISIBLE SYSTEMS by Alex Evans

Exhibition

(IN)VISIBLE SYSTEMS by Alex Evans

Exhibition | 1

Mon to Fri 10.30 - 5pm, Sat & Sun 11pm - 5pm

The Foundry Gallery, SW3 5BS

Alex Evans’ exhibition (IN)VISIBLE SYSTEMS explores mankind's constant need to assemble & reassemble our built environments. His playful examination of scale, pattern & narrative result in meticulous drawings, digital imagery and work on metal uniting art, nature & architecture through design.

Jacqueline Ayer: Drawing on Thailand at House of Illustration

Exhibition

Jacqueline Ayer: Drawing on Thailand at House of Illustration

Exhibition | 2

10am - 6pm

2 Granary Square, N1C 4BH

The world's first exhibition of ground-breaking 1960s illustrator, designer and entrepreneur Jacqueline Ayer

Creative Unions

Exhibition

Creative Unions

Exhibition | 1

11am - 6pm, Mon to Sun

Lethaby Gallery, N1C 4AA

Creativity knows no boundaries.

The contemporary world must be defined not by boundary or binary but connection. Sharing the work of this year’s graduating Central Saint Martins students, Creative Unions celebrates the power of designers to challenge isolationism.

diversity + inclusivity by Design

Exhibition

diversity + inclusivity by Design

Diversity and Inclusivity by Design. The d+iD Research Hub is holding its first, international exhibition of design works exploring how designers empower individuals in a variety of contexts; to improve our way of living in the world. What is enabled when designers design with, and for others?

DARKROOM presents GREEN HOUSE cafe at OSS

Pop-Up Shop

DARKROOM presents GREEN HOUSE cafe at OSS

Pop-Up Shop | 1

9-6pm daily

The Old Shoreditch Station, E2 8AD

DARKROOM presents the GREEN HOUSE cafe in the heart of Shoreditch — a graphic installation of foliage, planters & furniture.
Sit amongst the leaves and enjoy a coffee and a relaxing festival pitstop, or browse the mini Darkroom pop-up shop for design treasure. All exhibits available to purchase.

What Is To Be Done? Russian Arts and Design 1917 - 28

Installation

What Is To Be Done? Russian Arts and Design 1917 - 28

Installation | 1

10.30am - 5.30 pm

425 Harrow Road, W10 4RE

What Is To Be Done? Что делать? Chto delat' ?

Evoking artistic struggle in Moscow's artistic and Design revolution 1917 - 30

An Installation by artist / filmmaker Lutz Becker, illustrator Andrzej Klimowski and artist John Phillips

Free entry, 8th September - 14th October 2017

Private View: The Conran Shop x It's Nice That

Exhibition

Private View: The Conran Shop x It's Nice That

Exhibition | 1

Mon, Tue and Fri: 10am - 6pm Wed and Thu: 10am - 7pm Sat: 10am - 6pm Sun: 12 - 6pm

Michelin House, SW3 6RD

Come and decipher the aftermath of an evening that began as a glittering occasion but took a lurch towards the unexpected – a playful installation combining products, set design, storytelling and chaos.

The Conran Shop x PINCH and The Conran Shop x Our/London Vodka

Installation

The Conran Shop x PINCH and The Conran Shop x Our/London Vodka

Installation | 1

Mon - Sat: 10am - 7pm Sun: 12 - 6pm

55 Marylebone High Street, W1U 5HS

In an LDF 2017 window takeover, PINCH will showcase an arresting Craft Laboratory installation, framing their work’s abstracted inspirations. Meanwhile, four Our/London Vodka infusions will be brought to life as sculptures by Isabel + Helen, exploring what a bottle of clear liquid really looks like.

DERMAPOLIESIS By Matteo Cibic

Exhibition

DERMAPOLIESIS By Matteo Cibic

Exhibition | 1

10am-6pm

Thurloe Place Mews, SW7 2HL

DERMAPOLIESIS
By Matteo Cibic
at SEEDS

A RING IS A RING IS A RING

Exhibition

A RING IS A RING IS A RING

Exhibition | 1

10am - 6pm Mon to Sun

26-30 Holborn Viaduct, EC1A 2AQ

British Academy of Jewellery, Alchimia and Hochschule Trier students present an exhibition of rings as the results of a yearlong collaborative project.

Designed at Talisman

Installation

Designed at Talisman

Installation | 2

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

Talisman, SW6 4SQ

‘Designed at Talisman' A designer house installation created by a collection of 8 leading interior & fashion designers, artists and bloggers each showcasing their unique design take on Talisman's exceptional collection of pieces.

The House of Wallpaper

Exhibition

The House of Wallpaper

Exhibition | 1

10am, 6pm Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun

19 Greek Street, W1D 4DT

The UK’s largest wallpaper manufacturer brings their creative story to London in – The House of Wallpaper. The Soho House has been transformed by SHH Interior Design to showcase the wallpaper design studio, archive pieces and new collections, installations and innovations. Also included will be talk

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.

Mint Luminates

Exhibition

Mint Luminates

Exhibition | 1

Mon - Sat 10.30am - 6.30pm, Thurs 10.30am - 7.30pm, Sun 11am - 5pm

2 North Terrace, SW3 2BA

Lina Kanafani curates Mint Luminates, an exhibition exploring new and unusual concepts in product design and lighting. Over 60 new and established international designers and UK graduates selected for their ability to overturn assumptions and shine light on our preconceptions.

Tracey Neuls 'Bedroom Invitation'

Installation

Tracey Neuls 'Bedroom Invitation'

Installation | 1

Mon-Fri, 11am-6.30pm Sat-Sun, 12p -6pm

Tracey Neuls, W1U 2NQ

Endeavouring to question the bedroom from a design perspective, Tracey Neuls’ Marylebone shop becomes a bedroom interior, curated by stylist Sania Pell. The functions of the shoe shop blend with a design-led bedroom, with a curated list of designers’ works, and personal items to set the scene.

Uncertainty Playground - London College of Communication

Exhibition

Uncertainty Playground - London College of Communication

Exhibition | 1

11am - 7pm Mon to Fri, 11am - 4pm Sat, closed Sun.

London College of Communication, SE1 6SB

Discover imagined futures that challenge and inspire at LCC’s Uncertainty Playground. How can design address the uncertainties we currently face? Explore potential futures in an exhibition that includes theme-park style zones, eco-social collaborative interventions, makerspaces and a living archive.

Jean Marie-Massaud About Design

Exhibition

Jean Marie-Massaud About Design

Exhibition | 1

10-6pm Monday - Saturday

276 - 278 Kings Road , SW3 5AW

Jean-Marie Massaud - About Design
Celebrating its ongoing collaboration with French architect Jean Marie Massaud, Poliform is proud to present the new and exciting Sydney and New York collection at the Kings Road Showroom.

The Glass Chain

Installation

The Glass Chain

Installation | 1

Wed - Fri, 10am - 5pm

The Werkstatt, EC1R 0LL

The Glass Chain, emerging architecture duo Space Popular’s first UK exhibition, uses abstract forms and innovative digitally printed glass to imagine an alternative future for glass in architecture.

Tinned Aprons at Calvert Ave

Product Launch

Tinned Aprons at Calvert Ave

Product Launch | 1

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

Ally Capellino, E2 7JP

Accessories brand Ally Capellino has produced a limited edition burnt orange waxed cotton aprons in collaboration with Shoreditch restaurant LYLE's and non-profit organisation Making For Change. The aprons are packaged in their own tin with a special autumnal recipe from LYLE's.

BEAUTILITY

Exhibition

BEAUTILITY

Exhibition | 1

Mon-Fri 11am-6pm

14-16 Cockspur Street, SW1Y 5BL

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.

New Showroom and Product Launch - Luxury Furniture, Lighting and Accessories.

Open Studio

New Showroom and Product Launch - Luxury Furniture, Lighting and Accessories.

Open Studio | 1

Mon to Fri 9.30am - 5.30pm

65-69 Lots Road, SW10 0RN

Aura London presents the finest luxury furniture, lighting and accessories. Working with leading designers seeking unique and bespoke designs. Visit our showroom during London Design Festival and every weekday for an exclusive look at new items available.

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