I have just been trawling through all the events organised for this years London design festival and I am now so excited to go. Have a look at all the things going on on their website here.
I particularly want to go these-
'Cecil Beaton Sketchbook Launch'- The sketchbook collection transforms Beaton's fashion drawings from his 1954 sketchbook into fabric and wallpaper. At the Royal Academy of Engineering.
'In Miniature'- a miniature world created with contemporary wallpaper designer Deborah Bowness' work. At Caravan.
'The World of YCN'- A colourful, physical world created by a team of designers, illustrators and model makers. At 72 Rivington Street.
'Maker Difference'- A pop up letterpress Studio organised by SORT (the society of revisionist typographers) with interative worshops. There will be free worskshops so make sure you book a place! More information on their website.
'Russian Doll Exhibition'- a display of customised russian dolls by a variety of designers and illustrators. Showing at Magma, on Clerkenwell Road.
'Typographica'- an exhibition dedicated to the legendary graphic design journal. At the Kemistry Gallery.
'Brazil Illustrated'- The work of Brazilian illustrators Eduardo Recife, Wagner Pinto, and Bruno Kurru. At Gallery 32.