London Design Festival 17-25 Sept save the dates

A number of presentations and conversations are coming up in London in September, some as result of cooperations with INEKEHANS|SALON.

Ineke Hans - Cuckoo Eggs


Interventions in the V&A Furniture Galleries by Ineke Hans. As a temporary curator she places notes and remarks to the galleries' per-manent display, rethinking and up-dating the V&A's furniture collec-tion for 2017 and beyond.

Victoria & Albert Museum
17-25 Sept. Mon-Sun 10am-5.45pm,
Fri 10am-10pm, V&A Cromwell Road
Furniture Galleries, level 6

Furniture is not working 2.0


Popup expo of four young UK-NL designers exploring the future of workplaces and open source produc-tion with Opendesk and Ineke Hans. With: James Shaw, Adam Blencowe, Thor ter Kulve, Paula Arntzen.

Brompton Design District
17-25 Sept. Mon-Sun 11am-6pm, 

Thu 22 Sept: late, 3 Cromwell Place


A conversation curated for Modern Design Review magazine with hybrids: designers that work in different disciplines and contexts. With: Piet Hein Eek, Max Lamb, Tord Boontje and Yael Mer (raw-edges), moderated by Max Fraser.

Ace Hotel London

when: 19 Sept. bar open 6.30pm, 
start 7pm, 100 Shoreditch High St.

Workplace Utopia


A conversation at the London Design Biennale between Ineke Hans & Jeremy Myerson from The Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design. They will discuss work-place utopias, the future of work spaces and the future of working and sharing spaces.

London Design Biennale
21 Sept. 4pm, Somerset House
The Strand, London

Engineers, Inventors & Non-Materialists, conversation

A conversation curated for the Glo-bal Design Forum at V&A with the youngest generation of designers about their objectives and work methods. With: Marjan van Aubel, Paul Cocksedge, Sarah van Gameren (Glithero) and Soft Baroque,
moderatedby Max Fraser.

Victoria & Albert Museum
 23 Sept. 1.30pm-2.30pm, V&A
Cromwell Road, The Lydia and Manfred
Gorvy Lecture Theatre, Level 4

Furniture & the future


A conversation between Gitta Gschwendtner - designer of the commissioned chair-bench in the Furniture Galleries, Ineke Hans - who made the Cuckoo Eggs interventions in these galleries during LDF and the V&A about love
for furniture, furniture's future
​and changes to come.

Victoria & Albert Museum 
when: 23 Sept. 7pm-7.45pm, V&A 
Cromwell Road, The Lydia and Manfred 
​Gorvy Lecture Theatre, Level 4

Cuckoo Egss Q&A

activity V&A late

During V&A Friday-late Ineke Hans answers questions and talks and takes you through Cuckoo Eggs, the interventions that she made in the V&A's Furniture Galleries. For the second session Gitta Gschwendtner will join.

Victoria & Albert Museum
23 sept. 6pm and 8pm,
V&A Cromwell Road Furniture
Galleries, level 6

For more info and interviews on all
events mail to:

and.. keep an eye on our salon website & websites of LDF, BBD, ACE, LDB, GDF
The UK-NL Salons and Pop-up expo's during LDF are supported by LDF, V&A, The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in London, the Internationalisa-tion Programme of Creative Industries Fund of the Netherlands and STUDIO INEKEHANS. Other partners: Modern Design Review, Ace Hotel, Opendesk.