Events: March / April 2019
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.
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.
David Adjaye: Making Memory
02 February – 05 May / The Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High Street, W8 6AG, London
The exhibition explores how buildings shape our perception of events and how can architecture can tell stories.
02 March – 13 April / New Ashgate Gallery, Waggon Yard, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7PS
The exhibition is a platform for new crafts by emerging makers in crafts, design and applied arts.
Scotland Build 2019
20 – 21 March / SEC Glasgow
Scotland’s largest construction expo dedicated entirely to opportunities in Scotland.
BIID CPD Providers Showcase
21 March / The Royal Suite, Chesterfield Hotel Mayfair, 35 Charles Street, London, W1J 5EB
The day of BIID-accredited CPD seminars offers interior design professionals a chance to stay up to date with industry knowledge.
Design Central Southwest
26 – 27 March / Rockbeare Manor, Exeter, Devon, EX5 2FE
This will be the largest interiors trade show event in the Southwest, showcasing fabrics, wallcoverings, furniture, flooring, lighting and furnishings.
CDQ Springtime Sessions
26 – 28 March / Chelsea, various locations
The three day symposium will comprise design led talks, workshops and events.
Made London – Canary Wharf
28 – 31 March / East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf, 43 Bank Street, London E14 5NX
The four day show exhibits work from around 100 contemporary designer makers.
03 – 07 April / Tuileries Gardens, facing 234 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France
Leading galleries from around Europe and beyond show high-end furniture, decorative arts and design.
British Craft Trade Fair
07 – 09 April / Yorkshire Event Centre, Harrogate, HG2 8QZ
The trade only fair offers visitors the chance to view over 400 hand-picked exhibitors representing British talent.
Salone del Mobile 2019
09 – 14 April / Milan Fairgrounds, Rho, Milan, Italy
The 58th edition of arguably the world’s most influential furniture fair. This year also includes EuroLuce for lighting, Workplace 3.0 for office design, all at the Rho Fiera site plus a vast array of events around the city.
The Decorative Antiques and Textile Fair
09 – 14 April / Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ
The spring outing for this thrice-yearly specialist event that includes unusual antiques, original 20th century designs and works of art.
The London Artisan
13 – 14 April / Old Truman Brewery, Elys Yard Entrance, London, E1 6QR
The curated marketplace showcases 50 contemporary designer makers for a two day shopping event.
RIBA + VitrA Talk: Daniel Libeskind
16 April, 19.00 / 66 Portland Place, London, W1B 1AD
The Polish-American architect will talk about the architecture of memory, place and people at the RIBA headquarters.
Peterborough Festival of Antiques
19-20 April / The East of England Showground, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE2 6XE
The event held twice a year showcases an array of antiques and collectibles within the East of England Showground.
Closing the Gap conference
26 April / Furniture Makers’ Hall, 12 Austin Friars, London, EC2N 2HE
The conference will announce the launch of Furniture and Interiors Skills Plus, enabling furniture and interior businesses to easily train and recruit employees.
26-28 April / Grimaldi Forum, 10, avenue Princesse Grâce, 98000 Monaco
The brand new art and design show features international galleries showcasing contemporary, modern and historic design, modern and tribal art, antiquities and jewellery.