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We are are coming up to a busy time of year as some of the major design exhibitions and shows launch. Alongside the exhibitions 100% Design and London Design Fair [ both part of the bigger London Design Festival ] is flagship show designjunction.
Now it’s new location in King’s Cross, London [ named the King’s Cross Creative Quarter ] it will be bigger and better than ever. Spread over four areas you can discover over 200 brands from interior, product design and architecture presenting their new collections.
‘ launching this September, the King’s Cross Creative Quarter #KXCQ is and exciting new initiative – bringing together temporary exhibitions, restaurants, architectural landmarks and renowned cultural institutions. ‘
Cubitt House will be home to more that 70 design brands each showing cutting – edge furniture, accessories and lighting.
‘ Cubitt House is located directly adjacent to UAL Central Saint Martins on Lewis Cubitt Square, named after the pioneering engineer who originally designed King’s Cross train station ‘
The Canopy will be a temporary pop – up venue for 70 luxury retail brands. Shop from renowned design labels including fashion accessories, textiles, stationary, ceramics and technology.
‘ situated beneath the heritage – protected wrought iron structure, expect The Canopy to have designjunction’s signature industrial aesthetic. ‘
The centrally located Granary Square will be transformed by 8 bespoke red houses, each filled with immersion design concepts. The houses will be home to installations, creative projects and live activity.
‘ on Wednesday 21st September the highly anticipated designjunction opening party will take over Granary Square to create a festival – like experience including pop – up bars, street food vendors and live DJ sets.’
This space runs through Granary Building and the entrance to University of Arts London. The Crossing will house interactive installations, live demonstrations and visitor registration.
The stunning five storey space links Cubitt House and The Canopy allowing visitors to reach destinations with ease.
22nd – 25th Sept 2016
1 Granary Square
Get tickets in advance [ £12 ] by visiting designjunction.co.uk or buy tickets on the day for £15.