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London Guest City at Beijing Design Week

London Guest City at Beijing Design Week Vortext, by Neville Brody. Commissioned by Converse for Off Canvas in Beijing Design Week.

Vortext, by Neville Brody. Commissioned by Converse for Off Canvas in Beijing Design Week.

4 September 2011
by Evonne Mackenzie

London is the guest city at this year’s inaugural Beijing Design Week taking place from 25 Sep – 3 Oct. As part of the festival, there are around ten exhibitions and installations by London designers including What if….? at the National Museum of China, Tom Dixon’s Flash Factory at the Crossover Center, outdoor graphic installations by Neville Brody and Ben Eine and the Day in the Life of Ernesto Bones exhibition from the Stanley Picker Gallery in Dashilar.

 

As part of the festival, throughout the week the British Council will host a series of talks and workshops with London designers from the established to the emerging including Tom Dixon, Neville Brody, Paul Cocksedge, Ab Rogers and Nelly Ben Hayoun. For more details of everything happening throughout the week and to register a place at any of the talks or workshops, please visit the Beijing Design Week website.