New Designers, the exhibition for emerging design, presents the future of design trends and talent

Part 1: 28 June – 01 July (Awards Preview 28 June)
Part 2: 05 July – 08 July (Awards Preview 05 July)
Business Design Centre, Islington, London, N1 | #ND17

New Designers, the exhibition for emerging design, is the place to go see the latest design trends and to be the first to discover the UK’s design stars of the future. Now in its 32nd edition, the two-part show continues to deliver new generations of brilliant individuals year on year, ready for businesses and the design savvy public to snap up and set on their creative paths.

Lauren Nauman Vessels

Taking place at the Business Design Centre in London over two weeks, New Designers is divided into two Parts across the spectrum of creative disciplines:

Part 1: 28 June – 01 July
Textiles & Fashion
Costume Design
Jewellery & Precious Metalwork
Ceramics & Glass
Contemporary Design Crafts
One Year On

Part 2: 05 – 08 July
Furniture, Product & Industrial Design
Spatial Design & Interiors
Graphic Design
Illustration & Animation
Motion & Digital Arts
One Year On

Show highlights include:

  • The New Designers Awards, a celebration of creative excellence and innovation on the Wednesday Awards Preview Evenings of each Part of the show (28 June and 05 July). Awards are presented to the year’s most talented graduate designers in partnership with leading brands and organisations. New prizes this year include New Designers Joules Award, New Designers Joseph Joseph Brilliantly Useful Award, New Designers Kenwood Appliances Award, New Designers Sainsbury’s Award, New Designers Tesco’s Award and New Designers Zizzi Fresh Talent Award
  • One Year On a showcase of entrepreneurial designers in their first year of business, returns with its largest edition to date featuring 75 hotly tipped emerging designers. This year One Year On welcomes back jewellery designer, photographer and co-owner of London store Luna & Curious, Rheanna Lingham as its curator
  • Thursday Lates (Part 1: 29 June) and (Part 2: 06 July), offers an after-work programme of talks and panel discussions in collaboration with The House of Peroni and creative online platform The Dots. There will be tours of the show with the Design Museum for both parts of the show, while Design Nation will also run tour of their top picks during Part 2
  • Talks & Tours programme addressing current issues and topics pertinent to the design sector, providing a platform to inspire, support and collaborate with the design industry, taking place across both weeks and free to attend with an entry ticket. Highlights from this year's programme come from the Design Museum, Ceramic Review, The BIID, Design Council, and The Design Trust, among others.

Opening Times

Wednesday 28 June & 05 July - 3.00pm – 9.00pm
VIP Preview - 3:00pm – 6:30pm
Awards Preview Evening - 6.30pm – 9:00pm
Thursday 29 June & 06 July - 10:00am – 8:00pm
Thursday Late - 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Friday 30 June & 07 July - 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday 01 & 08 July - 10:00am – 5:00pm

Use code NDDESCURIAL to get 25% off day tickets in advance for £10.50 instead of £16 on the door. Book online now.
*£1.50 booking fee applies per advance ticket purchase, offer expires 18 June 2017

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