London Design Festival 2014 preview
As London gears up for its annual creative showcase, the finishing touches are being added to exhibitions across the capital. While the V&A remains the London Design Festival hub, events, shows and installations will pepper the city, with new districts like Islington and Queens Park getting in on the action this year, alongside veterans like Clerkenwell and Brompton. With so much to see, navigating it all can be tough. Here, we bring you our edit of the top 20 exhibitions.
Writer: Rosa Bertoli
Now in its 20th year, 100% Design returns to its traditional Earls Court home for the last time before moving to a new venue in Olympia in 2015. Among the designers and brands present within its halls will be British stalwart Heal’s, new French label Masam, and surface company Mykon, which will showcase its first venture into product design through a collaboration with designer Alexander Purcell Rodrigues.
17 - 20 September; Earls Court Exhibition Centre 2, Warwick Road, London, SW5 9TA
Pictured: ’Blade’ table, by Alexander Purcell Rodrigues for Mykon