Article: “This year’s LDF generally felt energetic and optimistic”

I reflect on the 2023 edition of the London Design Festival, touted by organisers as a full revival of the UK’s biggest design festival post-Covid.

Read the full review here, published on Dezeen.

Talk: Dezeen x Bentley Lighthouse talk, 22nd September 2023

Dezeen has teamed up with car brand Bentley for the latest in their series of Bentley Lighthouse Talks.

Taking place during the London Design Festival event, I will be joined by San Francisco studio Fuseproject‘s founder and designer Yves Béhar and design studio PriestmanGoode‘s managing director Kirsty Dias, as well as TRL‘s head of automated transport Karla Jakeman and Bentley’s design director Robin Page.

The talk, titled ‘Towards a new future of mobility’, will discuss innovative new directions in mobility and transport design.

Doors will open at Cromwell Place, 4 Cromwell Place, London SW7 2JE at 12pm, with the talk starting at 12:30pm, followed by a drinks reception until 2:30pm.

RSVP is essential at: [email protected].

Talk: Dezeen x Moroso talk ‘Restless Jellyfish’, 20th September 2023

I will be hosting the ‘Restless Jellyfish’ talk with designer Patricia Urquiola and Patrizia Moroso, the art director of the family-run furniture business Moroso.

Held at Moroso’s London showroom, the talk will explore female and dynamic creativity at the intersection of art and design. Moroso’s most recent creations will be on show as part of the talk.

The event will take place at 7-15 Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R 4SP from 6:00pm, with the talk starting at 6.30pm.

Talk is free to attend but registration is necessary here.