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BARBER & OSGERBY TWITTER Q&A

Wednesday 16 April, 3pm

Designers Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, co-curators of current exhibition In the Making, will be answering your questions LIVE on Twitter. Edward and Jay have designed objects such as the 2012 Olympic Torch and the third chair e… read more

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS 2 | HUMAN CENTRED DESIGN

Friday 25 April 2014 4.30-7.30pm

How can your designs be life-changing? This Higher Education student event aims to stimulate conversations, insight-gathering and practice-sharing opportunities about human-centred approaches to designing solutions for our (sometim… read more

DESIGNER NIGHT: CROWD DESIGN

Tuesday 29 April 8pm

In a night of practice sharing, debate and professional networking, Designs of the Year 2014 nominees Sidekick Creatives offer their advice on how to crowd fund a project. Bare Conductive, Public Lab, Plume Mudguards and AeroSee di… read more

Members' Private View | Time Machines: Daniel Weil and the Art of Design

Date TBC

Design Museum Membership provides you with free exhibition entry and many other benefits. The Design Museum will host an exclusive Members' Private View of Time Machines: Daniel Weil and the Art of Design. This exhibition will pr… read more

TAILORING FOR PAUL SMITH

Thursday 15 May 6pm

At Westbourne House, Paul Smith’s tailoring team reveal the intricacies of bespoke men’s tailoring. Learn from on hand experts about the many stages it takes to make a suit, from measuring, pattern cutting, fabrics and finishes… read more

DESIGN XYZ: Talking About the Next Generation

Tuesday 27 May 8pm

What is the future of design - as a profession, an imaginative process, an education? Four top designers who work across the globe, all of them graduates and educators from the Royal College of Art, present their views and debate … read more

ON ETTORE SOTTSASS

Tuesday 3 June 8pm

Founder of the Memphis Group, creator of radical social housing projects and the iconic bright red Valentine typewriter, Ettore Sottsass is one of the great designers of the twentieth century. To celebrate the publication of a new … read more

FUTURE VISIONS: INVESTING IN ARCHITECTURAL CAPITAL

Monday 16 June 8pm

In celebration of the London Festival of Architecture, Design Museum Director Deyan Sudjic asks what the future of architecture holds with Designs of the Year nominees Kunlé Adeyemi, founder of NLÉ, Alison Brooks of ABA, and Noem… read more

THINKING THROUGH DESIGN

Monday 23 June 8pm

Mat Hunter, Chief Design Officer at the Design Council, discusses critical design practice with Designs of the Year nominees Onkar Kular from the Royal College of Art, Ben Barker and Sam Hill from Pan Studio and James Bridle, to as… read more

DANIEL WEIL ON THE ART OF DESIGN

Wednesday 25 June 8pm

Daniel Weil is a longstanding partner at design studio Pentagram, a Memphis participant and the creator of Bag Radio, a defining icon of postmodernism. In conversation with Deyan Sudjic, Director of the Design Museum, he will discu… read more

DESIGN FUTURES: MATERIAL INNOVATION

Tuesday 15 July 8pm

Mark Miodownik, Director at the Institute of Making, questions the importance of new materials. Talking to Designs of the Year nominees Benjamin Hubert, Sadie Williams and Mauricio Affonso, this panel discusses how materials, and n… read more

FREE TALKS: CONVERSATIONS AROUND DESIGN

Throughout June

Join the Design Museum for this informal monthly talk program. Presentations will be given by experts in wide ranging disciplines from architecture and transport to the role of design in health and wellbeing. Sunday 15 June 2-3pm… read more

FREE SUNDAY DRAWING TOURS

SUNDAY DRAWING TOURS 2-3pm Join a one hour gallery based drawing session during which a drawing tutor will support participants in explorative sketching in the exhibitions and in the studio. Sunday April 13 & Sunday 11th May… read more

FONT SUNDAY

Every Sunday

On Twitter, 12pm onwards Look to @designmuseum on Twitter for your way of expressing a love of fonts with like-minded enthusiasts around the world. With special guests and themes, spend the afternoon following the feed of images or… read more

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