Your Membership: Events

Here you can book access to Members' free and exclusive events.
Please note you will be asked for your Membership ID as part of the checkout process.

To book discounted tickets for other events please follow the normal booking process : a specific ticket for Member will be available.

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If you do so, you won't be asked for your personal details every time you book but only for your Membership ID.

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Members' Exclusive Events

Online talk

Harry Potter book covers created by AMDL CIRCLE and Michele De Lucchi

Discover the interdisciplinary creative process behind the new series of covers for the Harry Potter books by Michele De Lucchi and his team AMDL CIRLCE led by Davide Angeli.

Studio of the World: London as a design centre with Patrizia Moroso

With a little black book the envy of all design fans, Patrizia Moroso's strong bond with the city of London and its designers is revealed by her many collaborations with personalities such as Ron Arad, Ross Lovegrove and more. Join Patrizia Moroso, Creative Director of the design brand Moroso, and Daniel Gava, Design Museum Patron, as they discuss London as a design centre.

Alternative Paths

Join this panel of nine speakers as they explore the theme of alternative paths and unconventional journeys that embrace determination and resilience, brought together by Nova and TEDxLadbrokeGrove.

Recording is only accessible to members and patrons.

Members' free digital events

Online Event – Talk

Designing Sisterhood

In celebration of International Women’s Day, join leading thinkers and practitioners as they explore how collaborative practice could create a more inclusive future for architecture.

Live on Youtube

Empathy Revisited: Designs for more than one

Join a free day of talks, screenings and performances exploring design’s relationship with empathy to mark the closing of the 5th Istanbul Design Biennial.

Online talk

Designing with Care

Join this panel discussion with the 2020 Designers in Residence exploring design’s relationship to care.

Online talk

The Drop

Hear leading experts from the sneaker industry including StockX, Collete and Highsnobiety discuss collector culture in this online panel discussion.

Online talk

Women in Sneakers

Join three inspiring women as they discuss working in the sneaker industry.

Care by Urban Food Growing

Join this online panel on the role of food-growing in the city supporting social and ecological resilience.

Online talk

Architecture for Modern Leisure

Explore how modern architecture transformed our understanding of leisure in this panel discussion to celebrate the upcoming exhibition Charlotte Perriand: The Modern Life.


Designing the Cultural Commons

Join one of three workshops during a morning exploring new models for sharing resources, values, spaces and wealth.

Please note the workshops will run simultaneously, at the Design Museum.


Manifestos: Architecture for a New Generation 2021

This annual collaboration between London Festival of Architecture and the Design Museum highlights new voices who are expanding the parameters of architecture in London.

Online talk

The Legacy of Perriand

Explore the legacy of Charlotte Perriand’s ideas and designs in contemporary society today in this panel discussion.



Empathy in the Urban Forest: A Guided Tree Tour

Join this guided tour of Kensington and Chelsea to discover the role of nature in urban living.

for families and young people

Young Design Museum

Bring design to life with the museum’s family and school resources.

catch up

Daniel Malarkey

Design, proportion, colour and comfort

Which feature is the most important when it comes to furniture? Art & Design advisor Daniel Malarkey approaches the question and relates it to the collectable market and the Design Museum's collection.

Mariano Vivanco

Mariano Vivanco, editorial photographer

Catch up on this exclusive in-conversation with world leading editorial photographer Mariano Vivanco and Design Museum Patron Christina Makris.

Background Image Credit | Trip by Ricardo Abreu