Exhibitions, installations + talks

London Design Festival 2019


Discover exhibitions, events and installations taking over the Design Museum to celebrate London Design Festival 2019.

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Exhibitions

Beazley Designs of the Year 2019

Discover the most innovative designs across fashion, architecture, digital, transport, product and graphic design from the past 12 months, as nominated by design experts from around the world.

Installations

Reflections: The Anatomy of Form

Showing for the first time in London, this exhibit explores the work behind Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), an interdisciplinary practice responsible for some of the world’s most technically and environmentally advanced buildings.

PriestmanGoode presents Get Onboard: Reduce. Reuse. Rethink

Industrial design studio PriestmanGoode explores the issue of waste in travel.

Jaguar Presents: The Future Legacy

Jaguar explores the British influences in its design process by showcasing individual Jaguar pieces.

Sound in Mind: Yuri Suzuki

Sound artist, Yuri Suzuki, showcases past works and new interactive pieces that demonstrate his creative practice.

Bauhaus Rewritten

To mark the centenary of the Bauhaus, the Design Museum has commissioned Pentagram partner Sascha Lobe to design a pedestrian crossing for London Design Festival 2019.

Architectural Radicals

In the centenary year of the Bauhaus, this exhibition by the MA Curating Contemporary Design examines the role of the Architectural Association (AA) in breaking with the Modernist tradition and redefining architectural practice and education.

Cosmic Capsule

The designers in residence present an immersive cosmic capsule that invites you to delve into the connections of the cosmos.

Talks and events

Sascha Lobe on the Bauhaus

For London Design Festival 2019, award-winning graphic designer and new Pentagram partner Sascha Lobe will give an evening lecture at the Design Museum on typography and the Bauhaus.

Teikuhiko – A Talk by Kenya Hara

A chance to hear from renowned Japanese graphic designer, Art Director of MUJI and Chief Creative Director of Japan House London, Kenya Hara.

West Kensington Design District

Returning for its second year the West Kensington Design District plays host to leading design destinations, cultural institutions and must-see events. 100% Design, the UK’s leading design trade event sits at its heart alongside Design Museum, the world’s leading museum devoted to contemporary design. Discover an exciting programme of exclusive content curated by partners including 100% Design, Kirkby Design, Design Museum, V&A Blythe House and more.