266 events found

Arper Bloggers Lounge

Trade Show

Arper Bloggers Lounge

Trade Show | 2

Wed - Sat 10am – 6pm, Thu 10am – 9pm, (Sat open to public)

Olympia London, W14 8UX

Italian furniture brand Arper return to 100% Design with the Arper Bloggers Lounge. The dedicated space is fully equipped with free WiFi and a range of refreshments, ideal for bloggers and online media to hold meetings, work and simply re-charge.

ARTEFACT FOOTWEAR, FUTURES

Exhibition

ARTEFACT FOOTWEAR, FUTURES

Exhibition | 1

Thursday - PV - 6-11pm, Friday-Sat 10-7pm

Vinyl Factory, W1F 7BE

Original designers from London College of Fashion, UAL's MA Artefact, Footwear and Fashion Futures courses challenge the notion of how products change and influence the world we live in.

Boffi Cove kitchen by Zaha Hadid Design and MA/U Studio

Product Launch

Boffi Cove kitchen by Zaha Hadid Design and MA/U Studio

Product Launch | 1

Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm

254 Brompton Road, SW3 2AS

Boffi Chelsea welcomes the new Cove kitchen by Zaha Hadid Design, alongside the 2017 collections for the kitchen, bathroom and storage systems. Partner company De Padova presents pieces from the recently acquired Danish start-up MA/U Studio as well as new designs by Lissoni, Fukasawa and Ossino.

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.

Citradi: Emerging Brands debut

Trade Show

Citradi: Emerging Brands debut

Trade Show | 2

Wed - Sat 10am – 6pm, Thu 10am – 9pm, (Sat open to public)

Olympia London, W14 8UX

Citradi is a small company nestled in the Oxfordshire countryside. Each product is a combination of London style and Cotswold comfort, drawing design inspiration from nature and the organic curves that surround us.

Common Parts Canteen

Product Launch

Common Parts Canteen

Product Launch | 1

10am - 6pm, Mon to Sat

The New Craftsmen, W1K 6DG

The Common Parts Canteen opens for the duration of the festival to launch COMMON PARTS – a new furniture collection designed by Sue Skeen and made by the makers of The New Craftsmen. The canteen will provide a hub for ideas exchange, debate and gossip. Refreshments will be served.

Craft Continuum Continuum1 at Menier Gallery

Exhibition

Craft Continuum Continuum1 at Menier Gallery

Exhibition | 1

Tues to Fri 11am - 6pm, Sat 11am to 4pm

Menier Gallery, SE1 1RU

Continuum1
Exhibition showcasing the developing professional practice from a new group Craft Continuum formed from the UCA network in Farnham.
Disciplines include ceramics, textiles, glass, photography, mark making, collage and jewellery.

darc room

Exhibition

darc room

Exhibition | 2

11am - 7pm

B1, Victoria House , WC1B 4DA

darc room is a curated, creative lighting exhibition in the heart of London for specifiers and designers. darc room will offer inspiration and solutions for anyone involved in lighting specification by featuring lighting suppliers, creative lighting installations and a high quality speaker program.

Deirdre Dyson creates WINDSWEPT LEAVES display

Installation

Deirdre Dyson creates WINDSWEPT LEAVES display

Installation | 1

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

Deirdre Dyson, SW6 2DZ

A stunning display Windswept Leaves will appear at the Gallery (transformed by Timothy Hatton Architects) from 16 September. To celebrate the natural world, this work comprises a specially designed carpet inspired by leaves from British heritage trees, surrounded by 100 floating 3D-printed leaves.

Design London: Design, Craftsmanship, Detail

Trade Show

Design London: Design, Craftsmanship, Detail

Trade Show | 2

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

Olympia London, W14 8UX

Design London will showcase the very best in furniture and interior design at the heart of 100% Design 2017, presenting a carefully selected group of brands showcasing the very best in high quality design, detail and craftsmanship.

Discover how natural fibres are taken from their original source and made into innovative floor coverings

Exhibition

Discover how natural fibres are taken from their original source and made into innovative floor coverings

Exhibition | 1

10am - 5.30pm

535 King's Road, SW10 0SZ

Crucial Trading invites you to touch and feel the natural fibres used to create their unique floor coverings. From the brand's original Seagrass to Sisal, Coir, Jute, Sisool and Wool, meet the experts and discover how the materials evolve from their raw forms into the sought-after end product.

Discover the beauty and intricate detail of antique chinoiserie at Guinevere's exhibition

Exhibition

Discover the beauty and intricate detail of antique chinoiserie at Guinevere's exhibition

Exhibition | 1

10am - 6pm

574-580 King's Road, SW6 2DY

Explore the history of chinoiserie design in all its magnificence at Guinevere's unique exhibition. The inspiring antiques emporium has curated delightful and extraordinary examples of this highly decorative style that has been popular in England since the 17th century.

Food Design Thinking

Installation

Food Design Thinking

Installation | 1

10am - 5pm Wed, Thu, 10am - 6pm Fri, 8:00 - 5pm Sat

Borough Market, SE1 1TL

The Royal College of Art and Imperial College have created a treasure trail of ‘food design thinking’ to encourage open innovation amongst the World famous stalls of Borough Market. Including: promoting children’s good eating habits and the Open Kitchen, a space to inspire creative cooking.

Grestec Tiles: Diesel Living collection

Trade Show

Grestec Tiles: Diesel Living collection

Trade Show | 2

Wed - Sat 10am – 6pm, Thu 10am – 9pm, (Sat open to public)

Olympia London, W14 8UX

Grestec Tiles will launch the exclusive Diesel Living collection at this year's 100% Design. The Diesel Living concept interprets the urban style that the brand are synonymous for by exploring five moods with a combination of aged fabrics, canvas and jute.

Hella Jongerius « chromatic sequences »

Exhibition

Hella Jongerius « chromatic sequences »

Exhibition | 1

10am-6pm, Mon to Fri 11am-6pm Sat

14A Hay Hill, W1J 8NZ

The «chromatic sequences» exhibition by Hella Jongerius at Galerie kreo presents distinctive pieces by the Dutch designer, which highlight her masterful use of colours and materials as well as her special way of fusing industry and craft, high and low tech, tradition and the contemporary.

Jack Trench Bespoke Kitchens & Furniture Launch New Showroom in Clerkenwell

Product Launch

Jack Trench Bespoke Kitchens & Furniture Launch New Showroom in Clerkenwell

Product Launch | 1

10am - 6pm, Mon to Sat

5a Rosebery Avenue, EC1R 4SP

Jack Trench, London-based designers and manufacturers of handcrafted bespoke kitchens and furniture, will preview their unique Corian® kitchen designs. A series of daytime and evening events will run throughout the festival at their Clerkenwell showroom.

Jennings Fine Art: A Selling Exhibition of British Art, Design and Illustration

Exhibition

Jennings Fine Art: A Selling Exhibition of British Art, Design and Illustration

Exhibition | 1

10am – 6pm, Mon to Sat

6 Queen Square, WC1N 3AT

An exhibition of works on paper from the early 20th Century to the present day. Drawings, watercolours, posters, lithographs, etchings and wood engravings.

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!

LDF at BAGNODESIGN

Exhibition

LDF at BAGNODESIGN

Exhibition | 1

9am - 5:30pm Mon - Fri, 9am - 5pm Sat

BAGNODESIGN, SW6 2DU

BAGNODESIGN on Kings Road, Chelsea will host a series events throughout the London Design Festival, including pop up exhibitions by Tattie Rose Flowers, Georgina Boyce Jewelley & Hannah Sucksmith Jewellery. Look out for details of further networking events and expert talks that will take place too.

Making Matters

Exhibition

Making Matters

Exhibition | 1

Mon 6-9pm, Tue - Fri 10am - 6pm, Sat 11pm - 5pm

Calcutta House, E1 7NT

See the design and making work by graduates and alumni from the design studios at The Cass, London Metropolitan University. Expect bold innovation, careful craft and material adventures. Disciplines include fashion & textiles, furniture, interiors, jewellery, product and visual communications

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.

Nicholas Anthony Knightsbridge Showroom

Open Studio

Nicholas Anthony Knightsbridge Showroom

Open Studio | 1

9.30pm - 6pm

172 Brompton Road, SW3 1HW

Please drop into the Nicholas Anthony Knightsbridge showroom https://nicholas-anthony.co.uk/showrooms/knightsbridge/ to meet our award-winning design team, experience the latest SieMatic kitchen displays and see our exciting window display featuring Jules Sturgess http://www.julessturgess.co.uk/

Ochre Celebrate 21 Years

Exhibition

Ochre Celebrate 21 Years

Exhibition | 1

Mon to Fri 9.30am - 5.30pm, Sat 9.30am - 3.30pm

57 Pimlico Road, SW1W 8NE

OCHRE designs furniture, lighting and accessories for the interior. Their designs place equal importance on harmonious proportions, luxurious materials and matchless craftsmanship.

Radical Materiality: Ravensbourne Postgraduate Show

Exhibition

Radical Materiality: Ravensbourne Postgraduate Show

Exhibition | 1

Private view Tue 6pm - 10pm, Wed - Sat 11am - 6pm

Ravensbourne, SE10 0EW

In a curated exhibition exploring the altering role of convergence between digital and physical and its impact on how we create artefacts and shape experiences Ravensbourne showcases interdisciplinary design works, fashion and art installations from postgraduate students representing 21 nations.

Show 15 : Punctuating Space

Exhibition

Show 15 : Punctuating Space

Exhibition | 1

Mon to Fri 9.30am - 6pm, Sat 10.30am - 4pm

Viaduct Furniture, 1-10 Summers street, EC1R 5BD

In writing and in design we use glyphs to clarify meaning, signifiers to convey concepts and ideas. Show 15 explores the art of punctuating a space with colour, light, tactility and form, with the UK launch of new products from Muller Van Severen, e15, Giopato & Coombes and other emerging designers.

The Fractal Tree

Installation

The Fractal Tree

Installation | 1

10am-5pm, Mon to Sun

Geffrye Museum , E2 8EA

The fractal tree is the manifestation of geometrical play stemming from the growth logic of tree branches. Operating as a city sculpture and a sustainable device, the timber structure transforms itself and its environment over the course of the day, taking advantage of Geffrye Museum's unique site.

The Graduate(s) | European design talents selected by Lidewij Edelkoort

Exhibition

The Graduate(s) | European design talents selected by Lidewij Edelkoort

Exhibition | 1

10am-6pm Mon-Sat

4 Albemarle Street, W1S 4GA

New generation designers investigate their identity & roots – sometimes going back in history to uncover authenticity & primal instincts. They create hybrids between technology & touch; innovating materials, forging form & conceptualising rituals for a more contemplative lifestyle fit for our times.

The Pimlico Road Breakfast Series

Talk / Seminar

The Pimlico Road Breakfast Series

Talk / Seminar | 2

Sat & Sun 11am - 12pm, Mon, Wed, Fri 10am - 11am, Tues & Thurs 8.30am - 9.30am

Pimlico Road, SW1W

This autumn will see Grosvenor enter Pimlico Road as a design district for the London Design Festival, supported by an exciting collaboration with Country & Town House through a series of breakfast talks with designers, creative directors, founders and interior experts.

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.

Typologie n°1: the pétanque boule

Exhibition

Typologie n°1: the pétanque boule

Exhibition | 1

Mon – Fri 11am – 5pm, Tue 11am – 8pm, Sat 12pm – 6pm

24b Kingsland Road, E2 8DA

Beneath its seemingly homogenous sphere, the pétanque boule has a rich character. This exhibition brings to light the changing silhouette of the boule, its means of manufacture and its personification of leisure. It marks the first issue of Typologie, which offers a new look at everyday objects.

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