Design Events

  1. Sleep and Eat 2018

    Sleep + Eat 2018

    Sleep + Eat is Europe's leading event dedicated to excellence in hospitality design and development. It comprises a major exhibition, the design and development Conference, and Sleep Set and Eat Set concept spaces amongst other experiential features.

  2. RIBA and VitrA Talks Autumn 2018

    RIBA + VitrA Talks Autumn 2018

    RIBA + VitrA Talks series will feature the best in contemporary, established and emerging voices in architecture, both in the UK and internationally with talks taking place in London, Istanbul and other UK cities.

  3. AutoMobility LA 2018

    AutoMobility LA 2018

    AutoMobility LA brings together 25,000 attendees across a four-day press and trade event. Attendees include automakers, tech companies, designers, developers, startups, investors, dealers, government officials and analysts to unveil the future of transportation in front of media from around the world.

  4. DesignInpsire 2018

    DesignInpsire 2018

    DesignInspire is an international creative exhibition that gathers global innovative elites, trend-setting design brands, associations and institutes to showcase their creativities via an array of interactive installations, design masterpieces and award-winning projects.

  5. Beazley Designs of the Year 2018

    Beazley Designs of the Year 2018

    The Design Museum has revealed the 87 nominees for the eleventh Beazley Designs of the Year exhibition and awards. Sketches, models, prototypes, videos and photography will be on display for all the nominations and will provide a compelling snapshot of the current world of design.

  6. Space Frames

    Space Frames

    Studio Mieke Meijer has created a special festive light installation for Coal Drops Yard, the new Heatherwick Studio-designed shopping and restaurant district in King's Cross.

  7. Toward a Concrete Utopia

    Toward a Concrete Utopia

    'Toward a Concrete Utopia: Architecture in Yugoslavia, 1948- 1980' is the first major US exhibition to study the remarkable body of architectural work from Yugoslavia that sparked international interest during the 45 years of the country's existence.

  8. In/Visible Talks 2019

    In/Visible Talks 2019

    The 2019 In/Visible Talks will bring together over 300+ graphic designers, product designers, experience designers, content creators, architects, marketers, artists, writers, photographers, and all creatives in between.

  9. Amsterdam Light Festival 2018

    Amsterdam Light Festival 2018

    The 2018 Amsterdam Light Festival will present thirty artworks that will light up the city center of Amsterdam for the seventh year in a row.

    - (in 13 days) Amsterdam, Netherlands
  10. PASSAGEN 2019

    PASSAGEN 2019

    In 2019, the design festival PASSAGEN will take place for the 30th time. In addition to furniture, the program is shaped by accessories, lighting and a festival structure of openings and special events which focus on and provide a discussion forum for new interior-design themes.

  11. Outrageous Ornament

    Outrageous Ornament

    Outrageous Ornament: Extreme Jewelry in the 21st Century reimagines the traditional boundaries that for so many centuries have defined body ornamentation. Rather than focusing solely on materials and process, this distinctive exhibition asks whether jewelry is even defined by its wearability.

  12. Cultural Shaping

    Cultural Shaping

    Ottawa Art Gallery is hosting the first large-scale Canadian exhibition of Karim Rashid. Cultural Shaping features industrial designs imbued with the sense of environmental responsibility and sustainability that is at the heart of much of Rashid's current practice.

  13. Pentawards Live

    Pentawards Live

    Pentawards Live, a new event for the international packaging design community, will be held February 13 at the Passenger Terminal Amsterdam. The concept behind Pentawards Live is to create a space where thought leaders and creative innovators across each pillar within the packaging value chain can convene.

  14. FITC Amsterdam 2019

    FITC Amsterdam 2019

    Now in its 12th year, FITC Amsterdam is host to the latest and greatest in design, technology and cool stuff from all around the globe.

  15. Frame Lab 2019

    Frame Lab 2019

    The two-day event in Amsterdam aims to be a testing ground for spatial innovation, and provides a platform to discuss new ideas, materials, products and technologies in design.

  16. FLA - Design Thinking and Innovation Week

    FLA: Design Thinking and Innovation Week

    Future London Academy's 2019 Design Thinking and Innovation Week will be held March 18-22. The week offers a unique program for creative entrepreneurs, designers and business owners - introducing attendees to London's most innovative businesses and uncovering the latest approaches to design thinking and innovation.

    - (in 4 months) London, United Kingdom
  17. Home Futures

    Home Futures

    Home Futures exhibition will explore the radical domestic visions of the 20th century and compare them with the latest innovations in domestic living to question whether yesterday's fantasies have become today's reality.

  18. Digital Signage Expo 2019

    Digital Signage Expo 2019

    The 2019 Digital Signage Expo (DSE), the world's largest international trade show and educational conference dedicated to digital displays, interactive technology and digital communications networks, will be held March 26-29, 2019 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

  19. Sagmeister and Walsh - Beauty

    Sagmeister & Walsh: Beauty

    With their exhibition project SAGMEISTER & WALSH: Beauty, Stefan Sagmeister and Jessica Walsh make a visually impressive multimedia plea for us to take delight in beauty. Spreading across the entire MAK, their exhibition investigates why people feel attracted to beauty, how they can deal with it, and which positive effects beauty can have.

  20. Dieter Rams - Principled Design

    Dieter Rams: Principled Design

    The exhibition will feature the prolific body of work Rams has produced - from radios, clocks, and cameras to kitchen appliances and furniture - and will examine the longevity and impact of his design philosophies.

  21. UX London 2019

    UX London 2019

    UX London, now in its eleventh year, brings together the world's leading design experts and practitioners for three days of inspirational talks and hands-on workshops.

  22. Passive House Conference 2019 China

    Passive House Conference 2019 China

    In 2019 the Passive House Conference will be held in China for the first time. Energy efficient construction and retrofitting experts will convene in the Chinese city of Gaobeidian.

    - (in 10 months) Gaobeidian, China