New Designers

Thursday Lates

Join us after hours on 27 June & 4 July 2019 for Thursday Lates at New Designers – giving you the option to visit us and meet designers after-hours whilst enjoying an engaging programme of talks, tours and workshops.

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2018 Features

Masterclasses by The Dots

This year we had The Dots Portfolio Masterclass at New Designers with masteclasses on each week.

Textiles and Fashion Design included representatives from TOPSHOP/TOPMAN, Refinery 29, MADE.COM, Alexander McQueen and Paul Smith. The masterclass included invaluable tips and advice to kickstart a career or progress into a promotion.

Illustration, Animation and Motion design had representatives from Courier Magazine, WIRED, SKY, The Telegraph, AKQA, Wunderman, Sony Pictures, BBC, Double Negative, Jelly London, Bernstein & Andriulli, Studio Moross and Industrial Light & Magic! The masterclass included invaluable tips and advice to kickstart a career or progress into a promotion.

Find out more about The Dots Masterclasses


Design Nation Picks Tour

Each Thursday Late included a curated tour by leading creative agency and membership portfolio Design Nation, around a hand-picked selection of highlights from the show – led by Liz Cooper, Programme Manager at Design Nation and Nick Rawcliffe furniture, lighting, and product designer of Raw Studio.


New Designers 2018 had complimentary gin cocktails on offer, from Caorunn Gin and Schwepps.


New for 2018, Rough Trade East joined Thursday Lates for a soundtrack to your evening. 



Brunnel University London graduate Joshua King scooped up the Joseph Stannah Award at @NewDesigners 2018 for Ally, a wearable device and accompanying app that supports sexual assault survivors >> https://t.co/Nxa9ePffDm

Mark #BlackHistoryMonth with us at Common Thread: The Talk on 23 Oct. The event includes an exhibition featuring 25 artists & a panel talk where you will hear from creatives across the arts. Get tickets now https://t.co/4qqzFfBfbw