Future exhibitions and displays

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Designer Maker User

Designer Maker User is an introduction to the museum’s collection, looking at the development of modern design through these three interconnected roles.

The Conran Effect

Enjoy a free display in memory of the life and work of acclaimed British designer Sir Terence Conran.

Waste Age: What can design do?

Can design help solve the problem of waste? Discover how imaginative new approaches and ingenious new materials could shape a cleaner future.

Amy: Beyond the Stage

Celebrate the legacy and creativity of one of the greatest musicians of our time, Amy Winehouse.

The Oak Collection

Delve into a carefully curated private collection featuring over a hundred of the finest watches in the world.


Football: Designing the Beautiful Game

Fanatic supporter or part-time punter, discover the incredible stories of design behind the world's beautiful game.

Weird Sensation Feels Good

Step out from behind your screen and experience the world of ASMR in a shared space.

Objects of Desire: Surrealism and Design 1924 – Today

Discover the dreamlike relationship between Surrealism and design – a Vitra Design Museum Exhibition.

The Ralph Saltzman Prize

A new initiative to promote emerging designers supported by the Saltzman Family Foundation.

Bethany Williams

Celebrate the work of designer Bethany Williams with this new exhibition embracing the discussion of social and environmental issues.

Yinka Ilori

Dive into the colourful world of artist/designer Yinka Ilori through installations, patterns and graphics that aim to shape and inspire a joyful and playful experience.

Irma Boom

Enjoy a unique retrospective of Dutch designer Irma Boom featuring her remarkable book designs and key collaborations.