London Design Festival

Ran from 16 September 2017 to 24 September 2017

As the festival hub, the V&A will house a broad range of specially-commissioned installations and displays around the Museum by some of the world's most exciting designers, as well as a huge programme of events including talks, tours and workshops.

Festival Highlights

‘Reflection Room’ by Flynn Talbot. © Flynn Talbot
Prince Consort Gallery, Room 110, Level 3.
'Transmission' by Ross Lovegrove. © Ross Lovegrove
Tapestries, Room 94, Level 3.
'High Tide for Carmen'. Image © Es Devlin
Theatre and Performance, Room 104, Level 3.
'Metropolis' by Lubna Chowdhary, V&A Ceramics Resident
Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, Level 6.
'Exhale' Bionic Chandelier by Julian Melchiorri.
Bottom of staircase G.
'Evocations' by Petr Stanický. © Petr Stanický
Lift O Landing, Level 6 & Lift O Landing, Level 4.
'Slave/Master' by BR Innovation Agency.
The Raphael Cartoons, Room 48a.
'The Story of Two Chairs'. © Amanda Levete
Furniture, Room 133 – 135, The Dr Susan Weber Gallery.
'Have your cake and eat it too' by Silvia Weidenbach
The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Galleries, Room 72, Level 3.
'Fashioning Space by Intoart'. © Ntiense Eno Amooquaye/Intoart
Fashion, Room 40, Level 1.
Contemporary Korean Ceramics: Melting House. Image © Juree Kim
Ceramics, Room 146 and Korea, Room 47G .
'Garden Ware: What is a Good Pot?' by Bruce McLean and 1882 Ltd. Image ©1882 Ltd.
Ceramics, Rooms 138 – 143, Level 6.
The British Land Celebration of Design Medal Exhibition. Photograph by Mark Cocksedge
Clore Study Area, British Galleries, Room 55, Level 2.
'While We Wait' by Elias and Yousef Anastas. © Elias and Yousef Anastas
Medieval & Renaissance, Room 64b, The Simon Sainsbury Gallery, Level 2.

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