A benefit auction for the Design Museum Public viewing: 22-28 April

Time for Design Auction

The Design Museum partnered with Phillips for a unique auction of design classics, contemporary masters and works from emerging talent, to support the creation of the new Design Museum in Kensington.

Time for Design

Co-curated by Deyan Sudjic, the Director of the Design Museum and Alexander Payne, Worldwide Director of Design at Phillips, Time for Design is both a live auction on 28 April, and an online-only auction from 7 April — 2 May. All profits from the sale will be donated to the Design Museum's capital campaign for its new home in Holland Park.

‘Time for Design will be a definitive event in the international design calendar, and in the creation of the new Design Museum. We are extremely grateful to the friends of the museum who had donated such outstanding pieces, often from their personal collections, to help us fulfil our ambition of creating one of London’s most important new cultural sites.’ – Deyan Sudjic

MICHAEL CRAIG-MARTIN 'Timetable' desk, 2015 - Donated by Michael Craig-Martin and Carpenters Workshop Gallery

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APPLE INC. Unique iPad Pro, iPad Smart Cover, Apple Pencil and holder 2016 - Donated by the Apple Design team

RON ARAD Unique vinyl-wrapped Fiat 500 1.4 16v Sport Dualogic, 2008 - Donated by Ron Arad

NORMAN FOSTER 'Arc' table, 2015 - Donated by the Norman Foster Foundation

RON ARAD Important 'London Papardelle', 1992 - Donated by Rolf Sachs

ANTONY GORMLEY 'Small Spall III', 2013 Estimate - Donated by Antony Gormley

ZAHA HADID Set of three 'Bianco Covelano' low tables, from the 'Mercuric' collection, 2013 Estimate - Donated by the Zaha Hadid Foundation

Time for Design Online Auction

Bid in this auction online or from the Phillips iOS app. Bidding starts Thursday, 7 April at 18:00 BST and ends Monday, 2 May at 18:00 BST.

RON ARAD Vinyl-wrapped limited edition new Fiat 500 'Ron Arad', 2015 - Donated by Fiat

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PAUL COCKSEDGE 'Styrene' ceiling light, 2002 - Donated by Paul Cocksedge and Friedman Benda

RODNEY KINSMAN Pair of 'T1' chairs, designed 1966, produced 1970 - Donated by Rodney Kinsman

HELGE VESTERGAARD JENSEN Daybed, designed 1955, produced 2014 - Donated by Paere Dansk Ltd.

ZAHA HADID 'Serif 2' shelf, from the 'Seamless' collection, 2006 - Donated by David Gill and Francis Sultana

BELL & ROSS A fine and rare set of 6 limited edition watches - Donated by Bell & Ross

ALEX MOULTON Rare 'AM Jubilee' bicycle, 1987 - Donated by Sebastian Conran

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