Events: January 2019
15 September – 20 January 2019 / The Gabrielle Jungels-Winkler Galleries, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BD
The exhibition marks 50 years of the architect’s work, from the Shard to the New York Times building.
Living with Buildings
4 October — 3 March / Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Rd, London NW1 2BE
The exhibiton explores how buildings can affect physical and mental health.
H7 November – 24 March / Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High Street, London, W8 6AG
Over 200 objects and experiences trace the key social and technological aspirations that have driven change in the home.
Colour & Form
10 November – 13 January 2019 / The National Centre for Craft & Design, Sleaford NG34 7TW
Design-Nation presents a new exhibition. Comprising members of its portfolio that work in glass, it showcases a range of techniques across a wide variety of functional and decorative pieces.
15 November – 24 December / Contemporary Applied Arts, 89 Southwark Street, London, SE1 0HX
A showcase to celebrate CAA’s 70th anniversary, displaying work from some of its 350 maker members.
A Home for All: Six Experiments in Social Housing
24 November 2018 – 26 May 2019 / Gallery 128a at the V&A, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL
The display of six projects explore the challenge of providing housing for all.
Winter group exhibition
27 November – 26 February / Gallery FUMI, 2 Hay Hill, Mayfair London, W1J 6AS
The gallery features a selection of new pieces, including works by British designer Max Lamb and German designer Lukas Wegwerth.
29 November – 19 January / The Aram Gallery, 110 Drury Lane, London WC2B 5SG
The gallery looks at a single furniture typology in the exhibition, from designers such as Dimitri Bähler.
07 – 12 January / DCCH, Lots Road, London, SW10 0XE
The winter sample sale at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour will take place over six days, including 30 participating showrooms.
08 – 11 January / Messe Frankfurt, 60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
A leading European trade event for home and contract textiles.
13 – 15 January / Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London, W14 8UX
Key product areas – home, gift, fashion, craft, greetings & stationary and food emporium – are combined in one event.
14 – 20 January / Cologne Messe, Deutz-Mülheimer-Straße 111, 50679 Cologne, Germany
Germany’s leading and long-established contemporary furniture show, which is co-located with LivingKitchen.
Maison & Objet
18 – 22 January / Parc des Expositions, 93420 Villepinte, France
A large European show, Maison & Objet connects the international interior design and lifestyle community. For 2019 Sebastian Herkner will be designer of the year.
January Furniture Show
20 – 23 January / NEC, Birmingham B40 1NT
A UK furniture exhibition, at Birmingham’s NEC, with over 500 suppliers.
The Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair
22 – 27 January / Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ
A long-standing and popular event for sourcing one-off pieces to complement interiors.
28 January – 01 February / Feria Valencia, 46035 Valencia, Spain
Cevisama is one of Spain’s leading events for home products, focusing on ceramics and tiles.
Social Media for Interior Designers
29 January / 7th Floor, Meeting Room 1, citizenM Tower of London Hotel, 40 Trinity Square, London, EC3N 4DJ
This 3-hour interactive and hands-on workshop is about learning to use Instagram, Twitter and more. £125.00 or £90.00 for BIID Members.
30 – 31 January / Old Truman Brewery – levels G1 & T1, Brick Lane, London, E1 6QL
The two day fair, aimed at architects, designers and specifiers, has moved to the Old Truman Brewery, this years show focuses on ‘future-proof’.
Architecture on Stage: David Kohn
04 February / Frobisher Auditorium 1, Level 4, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS
David Kohn, founder of David Kohn Architects (DKA), has worked internationally on arts, education and residential projects and will be discussing projects old and new.
Surface Design Show
05 – 07 February / Business Design Centre, London N1 0QH
Over 150 exhibitors gather in north London for this annual event offering a broad range of quality and innovative surfaces to the trade.
Stockholm Furniture Fair
05 – 09 February / Mässvägen, Älvsjö, Sweden
One of northern Europe’s key furniture shows, this also includes the Northern Light Fair and related events around the city.