London Design Festival 2015 preview
London is pulling out all the stops for its annual creative showcase and we can’t wait. With a range of activities spread across the capital - from the London Design Festival hub at the V&A, to Clerkenwell, Brompton, Greenwich and more - navigation is absolutely key. Here, we bring you our edit of the top 20 events, installations and exhibitions you simply don’t want to miss…
Writers: Rosa Bertoli, Sujata Burman, Sam Rogers
The design fair turns five, and moves to two new locations formerly home to Central Saint Martins school of art and design. This year’s edition of the show features, amongst other things, a wood reproduction of a London Underground station by Camilla Barnard, the debut of Layer, a new design studio fronted by Benjamin Hubert and the second installment of A Child’s Dream charitable auction.
24-27 September; The College, 12 Southampton Row, WC1B 4AP / Victoria House, 37 Southampton Row, WC1B 4DA; www.thedesignjunction.co.uk
Pictured: TON’s new Split chair by Arik Levy