The first “London Design Biennale” will open at Somerset House with over 30 countries participating, from September 7th to 27th. Nations from 6 continents will present newly commissioned works that explore the theme “Utopia by Design”.
At the London Design Biennale, visitors will see installations curated by the leading museums and design organizations in the world. Design teams include architects, designers, scientists, writers and artists. This Biennale will explore big questions and ideas about sustainability, migration, pollution, energy, cities, and social equality.
During the term, London Design Festival will be also held from September 17th to 25th at several places in London.
London Design Biennale 2016
Date: September 7th – 27th, 2016
Opening hours: 11:00 – 19:00 (Till 18:00 on Sunday) *Till 21:00 on September 15th, 22nd & Friday
Place: Somerset House
Address: The Strand, London, WC2R 1LA
Tel: +44 (0)20 7845 4600
Admission: General 15 Euro
Text: Aya Shomura