272 events found

Harrods House of Design

Exhibition

Harrods House of Design

Exhibition | 1

Mon to Sat 10am - 9pm, Sun 11.30am - 6pm

Harrods, SW1X 7XL

Harrods House of Design:
A Knightsbridge Neighbourhood

Harrods hosts exhibition of twelve unique designer townhouses for London Design Festival 2017

Outside the Ivory Tower by NAIP&GAFA

Exhibition

Outside the Ivory Tower by NAIP&GAFA

Exhibition | 1

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

China Design Centre, WC1E 8BT

Outside the Ivory Tower, jointly presented by Guangzhou National Advertising Industrial Park and Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts 广州美术学院伦敦设计节特别呈现——《塔外:学院设计教育实验与产业实践》

Eleven

Exhibition

Eleven

Exhibition | 1

11am to 6pm

The Strand Gallery, WC2N 6BP

MA Postgraduates from UCA School of Craft and Design showcase interpretive practice, pushing the boundaries between glass, metal, textile, wood and ceramics.
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MA Ceramics • MA Glass • MA Jewellery •
MA Metalwork • MA Product Design •
MA Textiles • MRes Crafts

Long & Waterson — A development dedicated to design

Open Studio

Long & Waterson — A development dedicated to design

Open Studio | 1

10am - 6pm, Tue, Thu, Fri 10am - 8pm, Wed 10am - 5pm, Sat 11am - 4pm, Sun

1 - 3 Long Street, E2 8HJ

Come and witness the quality of Long & Waterson through its show apartment – a window into what the development has to offer, down to the smallest detail

Michael Verheyden for CTO Lighting

Installation

Michael Verheyden for CTO Lighting

Installation | 1

9am to 6pm, Mon to Fri 10am to 5pm, Sat & Sun

9 Cloudesley Road, N1 0FH

CTO Lighting launch a new collaboration with Michael Verheyden creating a family of lights. Running alongside is a specially curated exhibition of his work including lights, furniture and accessories. Michael Verheyden is a Belgium-based designer best known for his luxurious elevated simplicity.

New Editions at Rose Uniacke

Exhibition

New Editions at Rose Uniacke

Exhibition | 1

Mon-Fri 9.30 am -6pm; Sat 10am -4pm

76-84 Pimlico Road, SW1W 8PL

Introducing a selection of Rose Uniacke New Editions.
The newest addition is The Straw Table, with a hand-beaten 'phosphor' bronze mirror-finished top and patinated steel base.
Launch event Monday 18th September.
Further details at www.roseuniacke.com

Samsung The Frame X Saatchi Art

Exhibition

Samsung The Frame X Saatchi Art

Exhibition | 1

10am - 6pm Thurs - Mon

UNIT 7 DRAY WALK, THE OLD TRUMAN BREWERY, E1 6QL

Samsung The Frame X Saatchi Art

Working in collaboration with world renowned designers, Samsung have a proud history of creating products designed and engineered to deliver the perfect balance between life and style.

For its 90th anniversary Cassina presents the monograph ‘This Will Be The Place’, curated by Felix Burrichter

Installation

For its 90th anniversary Cassina presents the monograph ‘This Will Be The Place’, curated by Felix Burrichter

Installation | 1

10am - 6pm

238 Brompton Road, SW3 2BB

Cassina 9.0: 2017-1927. For its 90th anniversary Cassina presents the monograph ‘This Will Be The Place’, curated by Felix Burrichter

LIGNE ROSET : IDENTITY

Product Launch

LIGNE ROSET : IDENTITY

Product Launch | 1

Mon to Sat 10am - 6pm, Thu 10am - 8pm, Sun 12pm - 5pm

23-25 Mortimer Street , W1T 3JE

Loyal to its values, history and culture, Ligne Roset flagship store welcomes the company’s tradition of investing in dynamic collaborations.

Exploring the limitless world of design-forward inspiration, Ligne Roset uncovers the talents who contributed to its new collection and history.

"The Nature of Design"

Product Launch

"The Nature of Design"

Product Launch | 1

10am-6pm Mon to Sat - 12am-5pm Sun

250, Brompton Road, SW3 2AS

B&B Italia explores 'The Nature of Design' unveiling a new store look, showcasing the latest 2017 projects and welcoming Arclinea designer kitchens.

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.

A New Normal: production from mass to the masses

Exhibition

A New Normal: production from mass to the masses

Exhibition | 1

11am - 6pm daily. Late night Mon 18th (11am - 9pm)

Machines Room, E2 9DQ

How could products be made in a world beyond mass-production? This exhibition looks at projects that are pioneering new ways of making today; not just one-off items for individuals, but establishing a ‘new normal’ where manufacturing is redistributed and mass means ‘by the masses’ not en-masse.

Alessi – In praise of the table

Product Launch

Alessi – In praise of the table

Product Launch | 1

Mon 9:30am - 8:30pm Tues to Sat 9:30am - 6:30pm Sun 11am-5pm

22 Brook Street, Mayfair, London, W1K 5DF

'Our energy is made of three-dimensional projections' - Will Alsop
Grind, the new grinder by architects Will Alsop and Federico Grazzini, plays with unusual forms while Extra Ordinary Metal, one of the oldest and most fascinating goldsmith techniques, is interpreted from an industrial point of view

Aram Store and The Aram Gallery

Exhibition

Aram Store and The Aram Gallery

Exhibition | 1

10am - 8pm Mon, 10am - 6pm Tues, Wed, Fri & Sat and 10am - 7 pm Thurs

110 Drury Lane, WC2B 5SG

Aram Store showcases new furniture collections from Italian brand MDF Italia and Japanese manufacturer
Miyazaki Chair Factory.

The Aram Gallery presents ‘Making a Living’ - a solo exhibition of new products and furniture by Max Frommeld.

Arcade East Launch

Exhibition

Arcade East Launch

Exhibition | 1

11am-late (TBC)

Arcade East , E8 3RE

Arcade East, London College of Fashion, UAL's new project space, presents a programme of events focusing on design, technology and performance.

Asia in Silence

Product Launch

Asia in Silence

Product Launch | 1

Mon to Sat 10am - 6pm

68-70 Fulham road, SW36HH

Japan, one of the greatest source of inspiration for Liaigre. A professed modesty with restrained pieces, an almost invisible luxury all result from a sophisticated creation process.
A universe that cherishes discretion and depth through the subtle work of materials, lacquer, and enamel finishes.

Asia in Silence

Product Launch

Asia in Silence

Product Launch | 1

Mon to Sat 10am - 6pm

52 Conduit Street, W1S 2YX

Japan, one of the greatest source of inspiration for Liaigre. A professed modesty with restrained pieces, an almost invisible luxury all result from a sophisticated creation process.
A universe that cherishes discretion and depth through the subtle work of materials, lacquer, and enamel finishes.

Axyl - by Benjamin Hubert and LAYER

Design Frontiers

Axyl - by Benjamin Hubert and LAYER

Design Frontiers | 2

10 - 6pm, Monday to Sunday

Strand, WC2R 1LA

Benjamin Hubert of experience design agency LAYER introduces the AXYL collection for Allermuir, where he creates a new range of sustainable furniture with a distinctive materiality and format.

B1866 - Cross Contaminations

Pop-Up Shop

B1866 - Cross Contaminations

Pop-Up Shop | 1

Mon to Sat: 11am - 7pm / Sun: 12pm - 5pm

B1866, WC2H 9LH

Brooks England presents an exciting and innovative collaboration with Israeli designer Eilon Armon.

Armon is drawn to two specific objects- bicycles and chairs. This collection combines the two and creates a series of desirable objects and design pieces that explore the concept of comfort.

Balancing Tensions by Zoë Hillyard at Anthropologie

Workshop

Balancing Tensions by Zoë Hillyard at Anthropologie

Workshop | 1

10am- 7pm: Monday to Saturday, 12pm - 6pm: Sunday.

131-141 King's Rd, SW3 4PW

Anthropologie Kings Road will feature a new exhibition Balancing Tensions by ceramicist and textile artist Zoë Hillyard. Zoë is known for her work in ceramic patchwork; an innovative process whereby broken ceramics are re-constructed using fabric and hand-stitching.

Being Human

Exhibition

Being Human

Exhibition | 1

10am - 6pm, Mon to Sun, 10am - 9pm late night Thurs

4 Cromwell Place, SW7 2JN

Studioilse brings together three new collaborations; hand carved furniture from Bosnia, wallpapers and an oil lamp from Sweden. Each embodies Ilse Crawford’s values that put human needs at the heart of design.

Better Letters Workshops & Glowing Alphabet Peep Show

Workshop

Better Letters Workshops & Glowing Alphabet Peep Show

Workshop | 2

Workshops (Weekends, 10am - 5pm); Peep Show (8am - 8pm, Every Day)

The Art Academy, SE1 1HR

Better Letters brings three workshops and the Glowing Alphabet Peep Show to this year's festival. Visitors can take a crash course in signwriting, hand lettering, or glass gilding from international lettering legends, and take a glimpse through the peep holes in a lettering-filled curiosity cabinet.

Between People and Objects

Product Launch

Between People and Objects

Product Launch | 1

Mon-Sat 9.30am-6pm, Sun 11am-5pm

135 Curtain Rd, EC2A 3BX

A programme of product launches, talks and experiences that celebrate the relationship between people and objects. Presenting a new product made in collaboration with Jasper Morrison and Penguin Books, designs from the SCP 2017 Collection and the first showing of the new SCP Boxed Collection.

Brand new London showroom

Exhibition

Brand new London showroom

Exhibition | 1

10am - 5pm: Tue to Sat, 11am - 4pm: Sun

62 Cross Street, N1 2BA

British lighting brand Rothschild & Bickers are delighted to launch their first permanent showroom in Islington during London Design Festival. This will include a full display their signature blown glass lights and sample finishes possible for bespoke projects.

British Craft Pavilion: London Design Fair

Trade Show

British Craft Pavilion: London Design Fair

Trade Show | 2

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

26 Hanbury Street, E1 6QR

Dedicated to craft, the British Craft Pavilion returns to the London Design Fair for the second edition, hosting over 40 selected makers, across the full spectrum of craft disciplines and specialisms.

Brixton Playing Fields

Brixton Playing Fields

Brixton Playing Fields is an interactive, outdoor arts installation with collaborative play and inclusivity at its heart. “Play should be at the centre of a united community and our aim is to encourage adults and children to engage, talk, build and create together.” 

Brixton Revival

Workshop

Brixton Revival

Workshop | 1

Thurs to Sat 12pm - 7pm

The Front Room  , SW2 5QN

Brixton Revival is an exploration of the culture, design, craft and communities of Carnival. Journey along the Love Carnival Trail to a range of Brixton venues showcasing the essence of Carnival, and its amazing ability to bring communities together to build bridges across diverse cultures. 

Brompton Cafe by Today Bread

Restaurant

Brompton Cafe by Today Bread

Restaurant | 1

Mon to Sun 10am - 6pm

10 Thurloe Place, SW7 2RZ

A meeting point in Brompton Design District with coffees and simple bites by Today Bread. Visitors learn about the Brompton programme, access wifi, recharge and relax. Cafe furniture by designers from the Breakfast Pavilion curated by M-L-XL office and research on Brompton’s public realm by DSDHA.

Camden Highline

Exhibition

Throughout London Design Festival the Camden Highline will be carrying out an exhibition showing off the proposed route and running a series of events, workshops and walking tours.

Ceramics in the City

Exhibition

Ceramics in the City

Exhibition | 1

Thur, 6-8.30pm, Fri-Sun, 10am-5pm

136 Kingsland Road, E2 8EA

Meet the makers, browse and buy at this vibrant fair which features over 50 leading ceramic artists from across the UK. An eclectic selection of work to suit all budgets will be on sale direct from the makers, from practical table-ware to ornaments and striking one-off collector pieces.

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