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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.

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.

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.

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.

War Map

Exhibition

War Map

Exhibition | 1

Fri 10am - 6pm, Sat 10.30am - 5.30pm

54 Beauchamp Place, SW3 1NY

WAR MAP
An Exhibition of 20th Century pictorial conflict maps. A unique collection of some of the most powerful propaganda and graphic imagery of the last century.

Elytra Filament Pavilion

Installation

Elytra Filament Pavilion

Installation | 1

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, SW7 2RL

Commissioned by the V&A as part of the V&A Engineering Season, Elytra Filament Pavilion was created by experimental architects and engineers Achim Menges, Jan Knippers, Moritz Dörstelmann and Thomas Auer.

V&A Engineering Season

Exhibition

V&A Engineering Season

Exhibition |

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, SW7 2RL

The V&A Engineering Season will highlight the importance of engineering in our daily lives and consider engineers as the ‘unsung heroes’ of design, who play a vital and creative role in the creation of our built environment.

Joint exhibition & pop-up shop by 1millimetre and Matter of Stuff @ Dreamspace Gallery

Exhibition

Joint exhibition & pop-up shop by 1millimetre and Matter of Stuff @ Dreamspace Gallery

Exhibition | 1

Until 30 October Mon - Fri 9am – 5:30pm

ADREM - DREAMSPACE GALLERY, EC1Y 8NA

1millimetre will be unveiling their ‘SLIT’ table along with previous work.
Matter of Stuff will unveil a selection of new pieces from their online gallery including works by 1millimetre, Marina Dragomirova, DeAllegri Fogale, Erik Olovsson, Fernando Laposse, Olga Bielawska and more.

Plastic Ernö: Michael Marriott at 2 Willow Road

Exhibition

Plastic Ernö: Michael Marriott at 2 Willow Road

Exhibition | 2

Wed - Sun 11am - 5pm

2 Willow Road, NW3 1TH

To celebrate 20 years of opening National Trust 2 Willow Road, designer Michael Marriott created Ernö. In homage to architect Ernö Goldfinger, Ernö is a wall-mounted coat hook. Marriott was inspired by the fluidity of Goldfinger’s work and his show charts the hook’s design and manufacturing process.

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