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Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, RevolutionKicking off the first whole year at the Design Museum's new Kensington home, Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution marks the centenary of the Russian Revolution. Through a series of rarely seen materials, from large-scale architectural drawings to propaganda from the period, the exhibition shows Moscow as it was imagined by a bold new generation of architects and designers in the 1920s and early 1930s, presenting an idealistic vision of the Soviet capital that was never realised. Each of the eight projects presented in the exhibition will introduce a theme relevant to life and ideology in the Soviet Union and provide and insight into the culture at the time.

 

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In 2016 the Design Museum moves from is long standing home at Shad Thames to a venue three times the size, the former Commonwealth Institute building in Kensington High Street. The Grade II* listed building has been transformed by a design team led by John Pawson to include the Swarovski Foundation Centre for Learning, 202-seat Bakala Auditorium and a dedicated gallery to display its permanent collection, accessible free of charge. More about Design Museum

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202-220 Cromwell Road, SW5 | 5 minutes from Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution
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Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution, 224-238 Kensington High Street, W8 | Same location as Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution
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London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Sunday 25th June 2017 - 3pm-9pm
Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution, 99 Kensington High Street, W8 | 6 minutes from Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution
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London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 9th, 16th and 30th August 2017 - 6pm-10pm
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263-267 Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 13 minutes from Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution
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Hella Jongerius: Breathing ColourHella Jongerius: Breathing ColourHella Jongerius: Breathing ColourDesigner Hella Jongerius draws on years of research to present Breathing Colour at the Design Museum. The installation-based exhibition explores how colour behaves and looks into shapes, materials, shadows and reflections. Through a series of phenomenological studies and experiences, it questions whether we appreciate how colour shapes what we see 2017-06-28T00:00:00+01002017-09-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Designer Hella Jongerius draws on years of research to present Breathing Colour at the Design Museum. The installation-based exhibition explores how colour behaves and looks into shapes, materials, shadows and reflections. Through a series of phenomenological studies and experiences, it questions whether we appreciate how colour shapes what we see ... More about this event
 
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