Exhibitons, events, talks and shows…


Modernism: Designing a New World 1914 – 1939 runs from 6 April to 23 July. The exhibition will look at the meaning of Modernism as its pioneers planned for a new and better world.

Venue: Victoria & Albert Museum South Kensington, Cromwell Road, London SW7.


Secretlab exhibits the work of French Graphic designer Doze and runs from 28 April to 2 June.

Venue: 198 Gallery, 198 Railton Road, Herne Hill, London SE24.


Velvet Boutique: Inside Out, from 7 April to 4 June, features eight designers, from disciplines including jewellery and textiles, who have been partnered to collaborate and create an experimental showpiece. Also showing from 6 April is Glass Box, which showcases what they describe as the ‘holy trinity of furniture design’, table, light and chair.

Venue: The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow, G1 3NU.


Green Design: Creativity with a Conscience examines the growing demand for products that are both fashionably designed and environmentally friendly, until 25 June.

Venue: Museum of Scotland, Special Exhibitions Gallery, Level 3, Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JF.


Tropicália: A Revolution in Brazilian Culture main exhibition continues until 22 May, with a music festival from 9 April to 26 June.

Venue: Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2.


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