On 24th November the Design Museum will reopen in the new Kensington location
and the first exhibition there will be –
which showcases eleven new installations by todays designers and architects
24 November 2016 – 23 April 2017
15 March 2017 - 4 June 2017
"Presents an idealistic vision of the Soviet capital that was never realised. Large-scale architectural drawings are supported by artwork, propaganda and publications from the period."
Image credit: S.King
Dr Susan Weber Gallery (Furniture Gallery)
Victoria and Albert Museum
Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL
"Opening on December 1, 2012, the V&A's new Furniture Gallery provides apermanent home for the museum's furniture collection. Designed by NORD Architecture, the gallery tells the story of the production of furniture across six centuries. On display are more than 200 pieces of British and European furniture from the Middle Ages to the present day, as well as examples of American and Asian furniture. Included in the displays are chairs, stools, tables, bureaux, chests, cabinets, wardrobes, clocks, mirrors and screens by famous designers such as Thomas Chippendale, Grinling Gibbons, Robert Adam, Eileen Gray, Michael Thonet, Charles and Ray Eames, Ron Arad and Tom Dixon".