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Part 1 28 June - 01 July 2017
Part 2 05 - 08 July 2017
Business Design Centre, London, N1

School Visits


With over 180 of the UK's leading design courses represented, school visits to New Designers can open your students’ eyes to the wide range of design courses available across the country.

School students and teachers are invited to come and view the very best in UK graduate design, talk directly to college tutors and graduates and find out more about the courses on offer within higher education. 

To make sure your group get the most out of your school visit to the show, please read our Notes for Teachers.

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​When Should We Attend?

Part 1 Schools' Days
Thursday 29 June 2017: 10am-8pm
Friday 30 June 2017: 10am-6pm

Design disciplines on show:
- Textiles & Fashion
- Costume Design
- Jewellery & Precious Metalwork
- Ceramics & Glass
- Contemporary Design Crafts
- One Year On

Part 2 Schools' Days
Thursday 06 July 2017: 10am-8pm
Friday 07 July 2017: 10am-6pm

Design disciplines on show:
- Furniture
- Product & Industrial Design
- Spatial Design
- Graphic Design
- Illustration
- Animation
- Motion & Digital Arts
One Year On

Visiting Information

New Designers takes place at the Business Design Centre, London, which is located on the edge of Zone 1 in Islington.

The venue is a 5 minute walk away from Angel tube station. Alternatively, coaches can pull up onto the forecourt at the front of the venue. Travel information 

More visiting information for tutors can be found in our Notes for Tutors

Ticket information for 2017 will be released in February 2017.  Join our School's mailing list to be notified of when tickets go on sale.

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Schools' Tours

In 2016 these fun, engaging tours were led by undergraduate students from art and design courses who work as teaching assistants at The National Art&Design Saturday Club.

The sessions were designed to give your students an insight into studying art and design beyond A-level and catered for Year 10 and above.

Saturday Club Trust     National Art&Design Saturday Club

How to Book

Ticket information for 2017 will be announced in February 2017.
To be informed on when tickets are available to purchase, join our schools' mailing list.