King’s Cross Design District
King’s Cross, London’s creative quarter, will for the first time become a London Design Festival Design District. As well as hosting the international interiors show, designjunction, some of the biggest names in the area will open their doors to the public with exhibitions, installations, talks and much more!
Here’s a taste of what’s happening and you can see the full lineup here.
Coal Drops Yard – the new shopping destination at King’s Cross will be home to a special design festival commission Disco Carbonara by Martino Gamper.
The Canopy – a market of more than 70 pop-up shops and emerging design labels.
The Greenhouse by LSA & Friends – an immersive concept shop celebrating sustainable living in unit 5 at Coal Drops Yard.
Granby Workshop showcases the world’s first ceramic tableware made from 100% waste at Kiosk N1C on Lower Stable Street. The street will also play host to a series of installations focusing on reuse and sustainability. Look out for launches and exhibitions with design-led residents House of Cans, STORE Store and iyouall.
Tom Dixon explores the six senses at his London hub, the Coal Office, with a multi-faceted experiential exhibition TouchySmellyFeelyNoisyTasty.
Designing in Turbulent Times – This Central Saint Martins, LVMH and Maison/0 exhibition showcases graduate projects that offer the prospect of a more sustainable and equitable future.
See the full programme as well as festival offers from King’s Cross shops, bars and restaurants here.