Designersblock 2016 is part of a programme of events taking place across Oxo Tower Wharf and Gabriel’s Wharf as part of the Bankside Design District for this year’s London Design Festival.
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FREE – some special events may be charged for
Bargehouse & G11, Oxo Tower Wharf
Designersblock are back at Oxo Tower Wharf for London Design Festival (LDF) 2016. They have been producing major annual international design shows since 1998, showcasing both emerging and established designers. They design and deliver unique exhibitions, events and experiences in the UK and internationally working with a huge network of independent designers, creative partners, commercial clients and brands to bring the most innovative ideas to the widest possible audience.
CREATIVE MATTERS: A NEW FORUM FOR CREATIVE FUTURES
A four-day curated programme of talks, workshops, master classes, round table discussions, installations, exhibitions and networking events. Creative Matters explores how creatives, institutions and businesses are collaborating to anticipate, shape and stimulate future economies.
Speakers and events include Barbara Chandler: #DirePR and #AspirePR, Elena Corchero: #YOSTEAM, Confessions of a Design Geek: Roundtable on Internships, The National Autistic Society: Neurodiversity: how we stand to gain, Marianna Pestana: New sites of curatorial practice, Ben Tallon: Dream Clients Are Child’s Play, Justine Fox: Considering Colour – Not Another Pink Razor, Reeps One: Mind Games Microcosms of Thinking, Institute of Imagination:
Drawbots, Camilla Barnard and Squad: Drawing Games, Service Design Fringe Festival: Edition 3 & much more (see website for full details).
DESIGNERSBLOCK EDITION 19
Collective showcase for independent designers featuring furniture, lighting, product, textiles, jewellery, architecture, service design, interactive design and new concepts. Participating exhibitors include Bryony Applegate, Deborah Tchoudjinoff, Kathleen Reily, Jayda Hayny, Lambert Kamps & Wir Design. In addition Designersblock will also feature Under Development, an exhibition formed around the 17 UN sustainable development goals.
Designersblock will also be launching Under Development (15-18 & 21-25 September), a new exhibition built around the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
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