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Museums

Design Museum, London
The Design Museum is the world's leading museum of 20th and 21st century design, architecture and fashion.
www.designmuseum.org.uk/

Exhibitions

100% Design
The UK's leading commercial contemporary interior design exhibition. Internationally recognized as one of the world’s most influential design events, alongside Milan, Cologne and New York. 100% Design is the only show of its kind which combines dynamic young designer-makers with world-renowned manufacturers, creating an innovative and vibrant showcase for the best and the latest contemporary interiors products. A discount is available for Design-Nation members.
www.100percentdesign.co.uk/dnation

Organisations

The British Council
Promotes British design through a range of activities and events, including touring exhibytions celebrating British design, workshops, seminars and conferences overseas led by British designers, and study programmes in the UK for overseas visitors.
www.britishcouncil.org

RSA
The RSA encourages creativity, innovation and good practice. Through its 23,000 Fellows, all people of achievement, it educates and agitates for change. It uses its independence to work across business, design and the environment, education and the arts.
www.rsa.org.uk

Design Business Association
UK organization promoting best practices in the product design industry.
www.dba.org.uk/

Design and Artists Copyright Society
The Design and Artists Copyright Society - DACS - promotes and protects the copyright and related rights of artists and visual creators in the UK and ...
www.dacs.org.uk/

Design Council
The Design Council's continuing purpose is to inspire the best use of design by the UK, in the world context, to improve prosperity and well-being.
www.designcouncil.org.uk

Made in London
Made in London is leading a Single Regeneration Budget (SRB) partnership which aims to deliver some £13m of support to London manufacturers over the next four years.
www.madeinlondon.org

Resources

RSA - Inclusive Design
Inclusive Design best practice database. Which covers environments, products, services and communication.
www.inclusivedesign.org.uk/

Tribu-Design - Decorative Arts and Design of the 20th century
An educational database listing design classics with photographs. Search by timeline, designer or manufacturer.
www.tribu-design.com/en/index.php

Publications

Design Online
0 Design Online is an electronic library containing a digitised record of Design journal for the years 1965 to 1974. You can access the library by browsing ...
vads.ahds.ac.uk/diad_search.html

Design Week
The weekly magazine for the design business. All the latest content from Design Week plus a searchable archive.
www.designweek.co.uk/Home/Home.aspx

icon | architecture + design
Architecture and design monthly magazine. Contains features, news and reviews from all issues.
www.icon-magazine.co.uk/

 
   
 
 
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