Tag: London Design Festival

The London Design Festival is a nine day festival of contemporary design that celebrates London as the creative capital of the world.As the hub of this annual Festival, the V&A is the first point of call for Festival visitors: the place to meet, pick up information, visit inspiring installations and events, and to enjoy the Festival atmosphere.

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Graphic Gathering – 2013/14 Winners Announced

After the success of last year’s project, the Schools Team ran Graphic Gathering for the second year, launching it during the London Design Festival and culminating with a celebratory awards ceremony here at the V&A last Thursday. Runners-up, winners from each school and overall winners were announced. Graphic Gathering aims to give secondary students an […]

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What’s the Future of 3D Printing?

As part of the London Design Festival at the V&A 2013, the Science Museum joined forces with the V&A to present an inspiring panel discussion on the future of 3D printing. With the V&A’s Hochhauser Auditorium packed to the rafters, visitors listened to a panel of scientists and technical experts discuss their views on 3D […]

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Artists in Residence at LDF 2013

The end of September saw us bid farewell to our two artists in residence, designer Julia Lohmann and ceramicist Keiko Masumoto, and after six months in the Museum, they certainly went out with a bang. Both artists took part in some extremely successful open studios as part of London Design Festival – Julia welcomed over […]

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Digital Design Challenge 2013

Art, design and science have always gone hand in hand. A look through any of the galleries here at the V&A would show you how artists and designers have been botanists, alchemists and astronomers, seeking to understand hidden processes which create the world as we experience it and then turn it into something new. For […]

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Design is Everywhere: London Design Festival @ the V&A 14 – 22 September

With the festival less than a fortnight away, the London Design Festival at the V&A team are caught up in an exciting flurry of activity. We thought we’d take a moment to surface and give you a taster of what there is in store! The London Design Festival is an annual event, held to celebrate […]

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The Bookbinders Collective – a London Design Festival highlight

by Marisa Smith, Programme Manager, Workshops and Events.

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PF @ London Design Festival

From 19-25 September, we're opening our studio doors to everybody during London Design Festival. We're keeping it informal; come by check out what we're working on, have a coffee, chillax a bit. There are all kinds of fun stuff going on in our studio right now. Here are a few of them: Make For London We've just launched a new project called Make For London, in conjunction with the Power of Making show here at the V&A. We're working with Londoners to take their brilliant product ideas and build them up into marketable products and rough business plans.
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London Design Festival

This, a couple of weeks ago, happened in the Sackler Centre of the V & A as well as all over London. What a happening! Outside the Studios was a constant crowd of exhibition watchers, those going to talks and seminars, having coffees and generally transforming the building with action in the classroom downstairs, the […]

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