New Designers


New designers gathers more than 3,000 of the brightest and most radical new creative minds under one roof to launch the next generation of thinkers, makers and disruptors onto the UK design scene.

The exhibition is a two-week celebration of visionary design that sees students of 170+ creative courses unveiling never-before-seen work to thousands of industry professionals and design lovers.

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Week 1: June 26-29

→ Textiles & Fashion
→ Costume Design
→ Jewellery & Precious Metalwork
→ Ceramics & Glass
→ Contemporary Design Crafts

Week 2: July 3-6

→ Furniture
→ Product & Industrial & Spatial Design
→ Graphic Design
→ Illustration & Animation
→ Motion & Digital Arts


New Designers is the UK’s most important exhibition for emerging design and is a focal point for the top design courses from across the nation to meet industry employers, buyers, the media, trend predictors and a design hungry public.

Ensure longevity at the show by recruiting and appealing to new future students, as well as gain valuable exposure, support and coverage from the press and industry experts.

Book your stand

To see stand options available, or for more information about exhibiting please contact:

Chris Hall
, Event Director
+44 (0)20 7288 6453

Bethany Heath, Exhibition Manager
+44 (0)20 7688 6828

2018 Universities

Browse through all the Universities who exhibited in 2018 and take a look at some of our show highlights.

New Designers 2018



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