Designers in Residence

 
 
ADDRESS
Design Museum, 28 Shad Thames, Bankside, London SE1 2YD 
 
TELEPHONE
 
Dates:
10th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
 
OPENING TIMES
Daily 10am-5.45pm, last adm 5.15pm, Closed Dec 25 & 26
 
PRICES
£11 (Adults), £10 (Concessions), £7 (Students)
 
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Designers in ResidenceEach year, the Design Museum holds its Designers in Residence exhibition giving visitors the chance to see the work of young designers at the beginning of their careers. The annual show is the culmination of a year-long programme which supports and nurtures up-and-coming designers. The show includes specially created new work from the year's finalists and is backed by a series of events and talks, offering visitors the chance to meet the designers while giving them a test-bed for new ideas.

 

About Design Museum

Located on the banks of the Thames, the Design Museum has two floors and showcases contemporary design in all forms, including fashion, graphic and architectural. There are two main galleries, and the collections trace the history of design developments, from the origins of mass production to contemporary works. More about Design Museum

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Designers in Residence  Photographer Luke Hayes  

   
Designers in Residence - Photographer Luke Hayes

Designers in Residence Photographer Luke Hayes 

LondonTown.com - Designers in Residence Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
London Bridge Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Bermondsey Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Surrey Quays Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
Canada Water Overground Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Butlers Wharf
 
2 minutes walk
 
Snowsfields NCP
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Designers in Residence on LondonTown.com

 
London's Best Events 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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Hotels near Designers in Residence

Near Designers in Residence
The Tower Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  41% off
Guoman Tower, E1Q | 4 minutes from Designers in Residence
It's the location on the River Thames that give this hotel next to the Tower of London and Tower Bridge a wow factor. It's also very ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  30% off
5 More London Place, SE1 | 5 minutes from Designers in Residence
This plush, modern hotel south of the historic Tower Bridge is very convenient for exploring London. Just five minutes from the Tube station, it's 10 to ... More
 
 
 
Apex City of London Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £62  25% off
1 Seething Lane, EC3N | 9 minutes from Designers in Residence
With Tower of London, London Bridge and St. Paul's just a step away, this hotel has a great location for both business and leisure travellers. It's ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Designers in Residence

Near Designers in Residence
Today Only
Micro-Shakespeare
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 29th August 2014 at 12noon-2pm and 5pm-7pm
Unicorn Theatre, 147 Tooley Street, More London, SE1 | 6 minutes from Designers in Residence
There are objects surrounding you, and you will not have a clue as to what you are doing, but in an audience of two, you listen ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Today Only
The View From The Shard Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st February 2013
The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Designers in Residence
London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the highest public viewing platform in ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Bacon Blitz At The Demonstration Kitchen
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: Friday 29th August 2014 - 12noon-2pm
Borough Market, Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Designers in Residence
...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Designers in Residence

Near Designers in Residence
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Unicorn Theatre
London > Entertainment >
147 Tooley Street, More London, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Designers in Residence
This £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Architecture Foundation
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Designers in Residence
Established in 1991, The Architecture Foundation is a non-profit agency for contemporary architecture whose programme of events and exhibitions promotes its core belief that architecture enriches ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shunt Vaults
London > Entertainment > Theatres
20 Stainer Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Designers in Residence
The madcap Shunt Theatre company has created London's most unpredictable nightspot in the railway arches beneath London Bridge. Each week's entertainment at Shunt Vaults is curated ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Designers in Residence

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Designers in Residence
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Design Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
28 Shad Thames, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Designers in Residence
Located on the banks of the Thames, the Design Museum has two floors and showcases contemporary design in all forms, including fashion, graphic and architectural. There ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Bridge Exhibition
London > Attractions > Museums
Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Designers in Residence
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Bridge
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Tower Bridge Road, Tower Bridge Road, , Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Designers in Residence
Competing with the London Eye for the capitals most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its spectacular ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Designers in Residence

The best shops and markets near Designers in Residence
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Maltby Street Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Maltby Street, Bermondsey, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Designers in Residence
With Borough Market getting more and more popular, some vendors have opened up shop underneath the railway arches at nearby Maltby Street. More of an informal ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Kernel Brewery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Arch 11, Dockley Road Industrial Estate, Southwark, London SE16 | 6 minutes from Designers in Residence
The Kernel Brewery is one of the most successful micro brewers in London and its rise has been meteoric with its beer winning awards and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
KaseSwiss
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
104 Druid Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Designers in Residence
On Saturday mornings, from 9am to 2pm, Arch 104 on Druid Street is home to KaseSwiss, who sell a great selection of Swiss cheeses, and who ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Designers in Residence

What are the best dining options near Designers in Residence London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Blue Print Cafe
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
Design Museum, Butlers Wharf, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Designers in Residence
Take in the views of the river after a trip to the Design Museum while enjoying Jeremy Lee's short but perfectly formed menu. The choices change ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Blueprint Café
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
Design Museum, 28 Shad Thames, , Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Designers in Residence
Take in the views of the river after a trip to the Design Museum while enjoying Jeremy Lee's short but perfectly formed menu. The choices change ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ask! Pizza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
34 Shad Thames, Butlers Wharf, SE1 | 1 minute from Designers in Residence
A good pizza chain. Serves tasty large Italian pizzas, pasta and salads in light spacious restaurants. A reliable and quick meal option.... More
 
 
 
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Education near Designers in Residence

Near Designers in Residence
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 27 minutes from Designers in Residence
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 31 minutes from Designers in Residence
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 31 minutes from Designers in Residence
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Designers in Residence

Designers in Residence gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Designers in Residence
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 9 minutes from Designers in Residence
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, SE1 | 10 minutes from Designers in Residence
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Designers in Residence

The best pubs near London Designers in Residence.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Designers in Residence
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Garrison Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Designers in Residence
Oh how we wish we lived in Bermondsey, then we could call this gem of a pub our local. We'd stop in for a regular drink ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Captain Kidd
London > Nightlife > Pubs
108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 12 minutes from Designers in Residence
The real magic of Wapping's riverside Captain Kidd pub is outside on the L-shaped patio. The Thames is rather narrow here and so the action seems ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Designers in Residence

Designers in Residence clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
40 Maltby Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Designers in Residence
Under the railway arches on Maltby Street is a food lover's paradise, filled with shops from the likes of St John Bakery, Monmouth Coffee, Kernel Brewery ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hide Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Designers in Residence
Conveniently located on the ground floor of the International Wine & Spirit Centre on Bermondsey Street, a stone's throw from London Bridge, it comes as no ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gong
London > Nightlife > Bars
31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 10 minutes from Designers in Residence
On level 52 of The Shard Gong is London's highest bar. Part of the Shangri-La Hotel, the tallest hotel in Western Europe, Gong takes its name ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Designers in Residence

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Designers in Residence.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Designers in Residence
... More
 
 
 
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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 6 minutes from Designers in Residence
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
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The Bridge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Weston Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Designers in Residence
... More
 
 
 

Design Museum events

 
Louis Kahn Open-city Architecture ToursLouis Kahn Open-city Architecture Tours30th August 2014Saturday 30th August 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
On Soon
Louis Kahn Open-city Architecture Tours
event > Tours
DATES  Saturday 30th August 2014 - 2pm-4pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
Fashion FabulousFashion FabulousA family designing workshop.2nd September 2014Tuesday 28th October 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
On Soon
Fashion Fabulous
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  5th August to 28th October 2014 - 10am-10.45am
VENUE  Design Museum 
A family designing workshop.
Ingenious InventionsIngenious InventionsA family workshop based on inventions.2nd September 2014Tuesday 28th October 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
On Soon
Ingenious Inventions
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  5th August to 28th October 2014 - 11am-11.45am
VENUE  Design Museum 
A family workshop based on inventions.
British Sign Language ToursBritish Sign Language ToursTours available: Victoria Revealed and the King's Apartments.7th September 2014Sunday 7th September 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
British Sign Language Tours
event > Tours | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 7th September 2014 - 2pm-3pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
Tours available: Victoria Revealed and the King's Apartments.
John Lewis: How We Live TodayJohn Lewis: How We Live Today8th September 2014Sunday 21st September 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
On Soon
John Lewis: How We Live Today
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Graphic Design
DATES  8th to 21st September 2014 - 10am-5.45pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
Designers in ResidenceDesigners in ResidenceDesigners in ResidenceEach year, the Design Museum holds its Designers in Residence exhibition giving visitors the chance to see the work of young designers at the beginning of their careers. The annual show is the culmination of a year-long programme which supports and nurtures up-and-coming designers. The show includes specially created new work from the year's finali10th September 2014Sunday 4th January 2015 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
On Soon
Designers in Residence
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Graphic Design
DATES  10th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
VENUE  Design Museum 
Each year, the Design Museum holds its Designers in Residence exhibition giving visitors the chance to see the work of young designers at the beginning of their careers. The annual show is the culmination of a year-long programme which supports and nurtures up-and-coming designers. The show includes specially created new work from the year's finali... More about this event
 
Disruptive Late OpeningDisruptive Late OpeningCelebrate the London Design Festival with the Design Museum and Time Out at this one-off late opening for Designers in Residence 2014 on Disruption. Be among the first to see the exhibition, build your own massive den, take a gallery tour & more.13th September 2014Saturday 13th September 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
On Soon
Disruptive Late Opening
event > Tours
DATES  Saturday 13th September 2014 - 6.30pm-10pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
Celebrate the London Design Festival with the Design Museum and Time Out at this one-off late opening for Designers in Residence 2014 on Disruption. Be among the first to see the exhibition, build your own massive den, take a gallery tour & more.
Architecture CharretteArchitecture Charrette10th October 2014Friday 10th October 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
Free Event 
Architecture Charrette
event > Tours | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 10th October 2014 - 10am-5pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
It's Nice That SocialIt's Nice That Social14th October 2014Tuesday 14th October 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
 
It's Nice That Social
event > Tours
DATES  Tuesday 14th October 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
Born Risky: Longlunch #58 With 4creativeBorn Risky: Longlunch #58 With 4creative27th October 2014Monday 27th October 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
 
Born Risky: Longlunch #58 With 4creative
event > Tours
DATES  Monday 27th October 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
 

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Munch Street Food International Food and Drinks Festival
Leisure | Until 31st August 2014 

Potters Fields Park 3 minutes walk from Design Museum

Live music, street food, bars and stalls....More

Micro-Shakespeare
Theatre | On 29th August 2014 

Unicorn Theatre 6 minutes walk from Design Museum

There are objects surrounding you, and you will not have a clue as to what you are doing, but in ...More

The View From The Shard Tickets
The View From The Shard Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 29th August 2014 

The Shard 7 minutes walk from Design Museum

London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is ...More

 
Friday at Del Aziz
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th September 2014 

Del'Aziz 10 minutes walk from Design Museum

World music club night....More

Belly Dancing
Sporting Events | Until 26th September 2014 

Del'Aziz 10 minutes walk from Design Museum

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Ping Pong Tournament & Open House
Leisure | Until 29th August 2014 

Wilton's Music Hall 11 minutes walk from Design Museum

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The Silencing Of Miss Scarlet
Theatre | Until 26th September 2014 

Proud Cabaret City 11 minutes walk from Design Museum

Miss Scarlet has died in mysterious circumstances, and the Speakeasy club where she performed, is enveloped with suspicions and rumour. ...More

Bacon Blitz At The Demonstration Kitchen
Leisure | On 29th August 2014 

Borough Market 13 minutes walk from Design Museum

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Giulio Paolini: To be or not to be
Giulio Paolini: To be or not to be
Exhibitions | Until 14th September 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 16 minutes walk from Design Museum

Italian artist Giulio Paolini (b.1940) believes that a work of art is not just itself in the here and now ...More

 
Redux:Remix
Business Events | Until 26th September 2014 

Apples And Pears 18 minutes walk from Design Museum

Every Friday we bring you the best in 70's, 80's and 90's music, all mashed up!!...More

 
 
 
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