Ahead of its opening later this month, the Design Museum has installed one of IKEA’s flat-pack refugee shelters outside a London tube station. The Better Shelter, which is nominated for a Designs of the Year award, has popped up outside the South Kensington Underground station in west London – moments away from the Design Museum’s […]
The art of designing a museum is one filled with expectation and promise: a unique challenge for designers. It’s been a rare opportunity for the talents of Fernando Gutiérrez, Morag Myerscough, Cartlidge Levene, OK-RM and Hato to define the character and personality of this new incarnation of the Design Museum in South Kensington.
Meet John Pawson, the architectural designer behind the new London’s Design Museum opening next week. John Pawson: a Home for Design. We meet the architectural designer as he completes a spectacular home for London’s new Design Museum
After five years of construction, london’s design museum is set to open in its new home on kensington high street. the institution, which has tripled in size to 10,000 square meters, is housed within a landmark listed building that dates back to the 1960s. the museum’s interiors have been remodeled by john pawson, while other […]
The museum that never closes is about to open in its spectacular new location on High Street Kensington in west London on 24 November 2016.
The first exhibition to take place in London’s new Design Museum explores a spectrum of issues that define our time, with installations by OMA, Hussein Chalayan and Neri Oxman.
Designer Terence Conran founded the Design Museum in 1989. In 2011, over two decades later, Conran personally donated £17.5m to help fund the museum’s relocation from its modest home in Shad Thames to a new site on High Street Kensington. The £83m project has resulted in a museum three times the size of its predecessor.
Our mission is simple: to bring you a carefully edited selection of the best architecture, design and interiors projects from around the world. Dezeen was launched at the end of November 2006 and has grown rapidly to become one of the most popular and influential architecture and design blogs on the internet. We now get […]
The Design Museum is one of the world’s leading museums devoted to contemporary design in every form from furniture to graphics, and architecture to industrial design. The museum is working to place design at the centre of contemporary culture and demonstrates both the creative richness found in all forms of design, and its importance. The […]
Founded in 2007, It’s Nice That is a publishing platform that encompasses several different online, print and events offerings as part of its mission of championing creativity across the art and design world. The website – which is updated daily with at least nine new articles – attracts a loyal, international readership of around 350,000 […]