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
London artist Alex Chinneck has us used to his large-scale structures that defy gravity and surprise the viewer. For the Festival, Hong Kong developers Knight Dragon gave him carte blanche over a soon to be developed patch of land, and Chinneck staged an upside down electricity pylon, majestically fluctuating at a skewed angle over the area.
19-27 September; Greenwich Peninsula; www.greenwichpeninsula.co.uk; www.alexchinneck.com