Future exhibitions and displays
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Step up and discover the footwear phenomenon that has challenged performance design, inspired new subcultures and shaken the world of fashion.
Meet Ai-Da, a humanoid robot artist whose ‘self-portraits’ use artificial intelligence to open up questions about human identity and creativity.
Discover one of the great furniture designers and architects of the twentieth century whose work was often overshadowed by her male peers, such as Le Corbusier and Jean Prouvé.
Discover beautiful and curious objects from the Royal College of Art's 2020 Ceramics & Glass MA graduate showcase.
Can design help solve the problem of waste? Discover how imaginative new approaches and ingenious new materials could shape a cleaner future.