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
Molteni’s 80th anniversary celebrations arrive to London’s Shaftesbury Avenue. Their travelling retrospective looks back at the manufactory history of Italy, combining its industrial and cultural memory under one roof. Expect classics and a few new finds, from Chelsea by Rodolfo Dordoni, Vicino by Foster+Partners and the latest addition to the Gio Ponti collection.
19, 21-26 September; 199 Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2 8JR; 80.molteni.it
Pictured: Teatro, Aldo Rossi, 1982