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 Future Laboratory hosts Factory, a celebration of design, craft and industry hosted by Benchmark and 1882 Ltd, showcasing works by the likes of Lindsey Adelman, Maria Jeglinska, Max Lamb and Kiki van Eijk. Paying tribute to the art of making through workshops, demonstrations and interactive displays, the exhibition’s goal is to highlight the vital role that design and craft play in the industry.
22-27 September; The Future Laboratory, 26 Elder Street, London, E1 6BT; www.1882ltd.com, www.benchmarkfurniture.com; www.thefuturelaboratory.com