Corporate Support

The Design Museum is an internationally recognised institution that plays an important role in putting design at the heart of the cultural agenda.

Paul Smith exhibition press view

Corporate Partnerships

Each year the Design Museum initiates and collaborates on a number of high profile, innovative partnerships, which demonstrate the museum’s dynamic approach to working with other organisations. The museum works openly and creatively with partners to find shared vision and goals.

This is a hugely exciting time to become a Partner of the Design Museum, as the museum looks towards November when it will move to its new home in the former 1960s building on Kensington High Street.

By becoming a Corporate Partner today your company will have the exclusive and unique opportunity to:

  • Align with the world’s leading museum of contemporary design and architecture
  • Be amongst the first guests to have access to the Design Museum Kensington and partake in this exciting adventure.
  • Engage with a variety of audiences with specific passions, through an attractive exhibition programme spanning the wide breath of design disciplines
  • Gain privileged access to the museum’s design ambassadors

The Design Museum’s Development team is experienced at working creatively with sponsors and developing imaginative and original partnerships according to business objectives. The museum enjoys long-term relationships with many of its supporters.

Corporate Membership

As an introductory way of getting to know the Design Museum many companies join as Corporate Members.

Corporate Members are vital partners and the Development team works with each one to ensure Membership at the Design Museum is distinctive and rewarding. Benefits for members include priority access to exhibitions and public programmes, invitations to exclusive Private Views and Members Nights, creative activation and engagement opportunities, curator-led tours, and exclusive venue hire.

To explore which membership package best suits your company’s needs please call +44 (0)20 3862 5900

AXA PPP Health Tech & You

Shortlisted for the UK Sponsorship Awards 2016, Arts & Cultural Sponsorship category

Partnership with John Lewis

Winner of UK Sponsorship Awards 2015 in the Arts Sponsorship Category

Design Ventura, a learning initiative created in partnership with Deutsche Bank

Awarded The Museums and Heritage Award in 2013 for Educational Initiative

The Christian Louboutin exhibition sponsored by Martini

Highly Commended at the Museums and Heritage Award in 2013

Design Museum partnership with Technology Strategy Board for The Future is Here: A New Industrial Revolution

Highly Commended for the Innovations Award at the Museums and Heritage Awards in 2014

Collaboration with Beefeater 24 on Super Contemporary

Shortlisted for the coveted Hollis Sponsorship Arts Award in 2010

Partnership with Puma for 'Hussein Chalayan: From fashion and back'

Shortlisted for the 2010 Walpole Luxury Branding Awards, Arts Category

More information

For further information and to explore upcoming opportunities call +44 (0)20 7148 6875.