London Design Festival: Celebrating the Design Capital of The World!
Already with 15 years, London Design Festival promises to continue celebrating the Design Capital of the World– London! – and we are sure you don’t want to miss it!
The 16th edition of the London Festivalwill happen between the 15th to the 23rd of September, and it is anxious to receive the visitors, from all over the world, so, together, they can promote the city’s creativity, drawing in the country’s greatest thinkers, practitioners, retailers and educators to a deliver an unmissable celebration of design.
Created 15 years ago, in 2003, by Sir John Sorrell and Ben Evans, London Design Festival is one of the most important design events, that helps celebrate the design capital of the world: London. It is a design event that promotes the creative minds and their works.
This is the 16th edition, and on the previous one it counted with an astonishing number of more than “450,000 individual visitors from over 75 countries. These visitors contributed to an overall 991,000 visits to London Design Festival events with 150,000 people passing through Broadgate each day having the opportunity to see Landmark Project Villa Walala. In addition, London Design Festival helped drive a total of 173,250 visits to the V&A over the Festival period with 22% of those surveyed saying they had never visited the museum before and were driven there by the Festival“.
London is considered the place where the center of design is. It is based on historic facts, and since then, London and Design are the best lovers that are not able to fall apart. London Design Festival 2018will count with several different programes and projects, in order to celebrate design the most as possible! See the ones that suit your taste better, and start planning the days off!
If you want to stroll around the city, and be up dated with the latest design trends, Design Districts are the perfect match for you! The are the key of the London Design Festival and spread all over the city, with more than 400 events! The best part is that they are very near from each other!
Our picks are definitely the Bankside Design District, and, for example, the Brompton Design District.
The Bankside Design District is a celebration of the area’s thriving creative industries with a programe of installations, open studios and interactive workshops.
The Brompton programe during London Design Festival is a leading international voice on contemporary design and its most pertinent issues. Within this curated district are projects that question the role of design on a local and a global scale. Design Destinations
If you had to translate this one, it would definitely be: trade shows! And who doesn’t like them?
The Design Festival stages five major trade shows a.k.a Design Destinations! They are the perfect destinations to get to know the latest design trends, and connect with other professionals. 100% design and Decorex, the two leading design events. London Design Biennale 2018
It is a unique opportunity to witness with your own eyes the best design in the world, form the established to the emerging professionals, such as architects, scientists, writers, and much more! Continue scrolling to discover everything about this London Design Exhibition.
Championing the best design and entrepreneurial talent is something we hold close to our hearts at London Design Festival. The most adventurous, challenging, composed and refined projects are determined by the pioneering visuals of individuals. It is the creative spirit of such individuals that is celebrated and awarded at the annual British Land Celebration of Design.
London Design Festival has 4 different medals, for different categories, such as Panerai London Design Medal, Design Innovation Medal, Emerging Talent Medal, and, last but not least, Lifetime Achievement Medal.
We are looking forward to getting to know all the novelties of this amazing design event, and what about you? Are you going to miss it?