2017 Northern Design Festival

Material​ ​Matters,​ 3-8​ ​November​ ​2017

The 2017 Festival theme is Material Matters, opening on 3 November with the Design NOW symposium featuring a stellar line-up of speakers including Anthony Burrill and Sarah Hyndman.

Now firmly established in the national design calendar, the Festival is a showcase of the best in contemporary design by leading northern, national and international designers across graphics, furniture, fashion, illustration, architecture, ceramics, textiles and lighting.

Ranging from internationally renowned designers like Giles Miller and Jimmy Turrell to some of the UK’s hottest emerging makers, this year’s Northern Design Festival has nine exhibitions featuring work by more than 50 designers, plus a programme of special events, tours and talks from some of the world’s leading creatives.

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