The Designs Of The Year 2013

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 7TH JULY 2013

ADDRESS
Design Museum, 28 Shad Thames, Bankside, London SE1 2YD 
 
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Dates:
20th March 2013 until 7th July 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Daily 10am-5.45pm, last admission 5.15pm
 
PRICES
£11 (Adults), £10 (Concs), £7 (Students)
 

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The Designs Of The Year 2013A Room For London, Jacqueline Durran's Anna Karenina Costumes, and Renzo Piano's Shard are shortlisted for the Designs of the Year awards. These shortlisted works are among the objects displayed at the Design Museum's exhibition, the result of a search for the most innovative designs of the year. Billed as 'the Oscars of the design world', beautifully designed pieces cross a whole range of categories including architecture, fashion, furniture and transport. A high profile judging panel decides the best entries in each of the seven categories and one overall winner who is announced to the public on 17th April 2013. Contenders will be hoping to take the mantle from last year's winners, Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, who were awarded the prize for their design of the London 2012 Olympic Torch.

 

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

The Designs Of The Year 2013 images

The Designs Of The Year 2013  A Room For London - photo by Charles Hosea  

   
The Designs Of The Year 2013 - A Room For London - photo by Charles Hosea

The Designs Of The Year 2013 A Room For London - photo by Charles Hosea 

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Design Museum events

 
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. This year's show includes four UK-based designers who are challengi25th October 2014Sunday 8th March 2015 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
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Ongoing
Designers in Residence
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Graphic Design
DATES  10th September 2014 to 8th March 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. This year's show includes four UK-based designers who are challengi... More about this event
 
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Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
Ongoing
Extraordinary Stories about Ordinary Things
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Industrial Art and Design
DATES  30th January 2013 to 4th January 2015
VENUE  Design Museum 
The anglepoise lamp is just one of the archetypal designs celebrated in the Design Museum's Extraordinary Stories about Ordinary Things, a collection display devoted to contemporary design and architecture which opens on 30th January 2013. Everyday items like the anglepoise lamp, the post box, and the London 2012 logo are presented as examples of e... More about this event
 
Halloween Create & MakeHalloween Create & MakeThemed craft activities.26th October 2014Sunday 26th October 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
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Halloween Create & Make
event > Kids Events
DATES  Sunday 26th October 2014 - 1pm-4pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
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Born Risky: Longlunch #58 With 4creativeBorn Risky: Longlunch #58 With 4creativeAn evening with Channel 4's creative agency.27th October 2014Monday 27th October 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
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Born Risky: Longlunch #58 With 4creative
event > Tours
DATES  Monday 27th October 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
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Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
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Fashion Fabulous
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Tuesday 28th October 2014 - 10am-10.45am
VENUE  Design Museum 
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Ingenious InventionsIngenious InventionsA family workshop based on inventions.28th October 2014Tuesday 28th October 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
On Soon
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop
PRICING  phone for prices
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VENUE  Design Museum 
A family workshop based on inventions.
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Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
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On Soon
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Fashion
DATES  29th October 2014 to 26th April 2015
VENUE  Design Museum 
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Designers In Residence: BSL TourDesigners In Residence: BSL TourTour of the exhibition with the designers. With BSL interpretation.2nd November 2014Sunday 2nd November 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
On Soon
Designers In Residence: BSL Tour
event > Tours
DATES  Sunday 2nd November 2014
VENUE  Design Museum 
Tour of the exhibition with the designers. With BSL interpretation.
Women Fashion Power: The Sunday Sketch: WorkshopWomen Fashion Power: The Sunday Sketch: WorkshopA session creating sketches of the exhibition.9th November 2014Sunday 9th November 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
On Soon
Women Fashion Power: The Sunday Sketch: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATES  Sunday 9th November 2014 - 2pm-3pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
A session creating sketches of the exhibition.
Women Fashion Power: Panel DiscussionWomen Fashion Power: Panel DiscussionA panel discussion about how women use fashion to define their position in the world.11th November 2014Tuesday 11th November 2014 Where:
Design Museum, 28  Shad Thames      SE1 2YD
Category: event
On Soon
Women Fashion Power: Panel Discussion
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Tuesday 11th November 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Design Museum 
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