New Designers


New Designers presents the work of more than 3,000 hand-picked creatives across a two-week programme of discovery, discourse and design excellence. The work on display is complemented by an extensive range of design-focused talks and events, a hands-on printing workshop and prestigious Awards programme. Join us as we discover design’s freshest insights.

Back from 1 – 4 & 8 – 11 July 2020.


1 – 4 July 2020 Awards Preview 1 JULY  

Design disciplines

→ Textiles & Fashion

→ Costume Design

→ Jewellery & Precious Metalwork

→ Ceramics & Glass

→ Contemporary Design Crafts

→ One Year In


8 – 11 July 2020 Awards Preview 8 July

Design disciplines

→ Furniture, Product & Industrial Design

→ Spatial Design & Interiors

→ Graphic Design

→ Illustration & Animation

→ Motion & Digital Arts

→ One Year In


Tickets for New Designers 2020 will be on sale from October. Sign up for updates from New Designers to be notified when they are on sale


→ Wednesday 1 July (Preview): 3pm – 9pm

→ Thursday 2 July: 10am – 8pm

→ Friday 3 July: 10am – 5pm

→ Saturday 4 July: 10am – 5pm

→ Wednesday 8 July (Preview): 3pm – 9pm

→ Thursday 9 July: 10am – 8pm

→ Friday 10 July: 10am – 5pm

→ Saturday 11 July: 10am – 5pm

Travel Information

Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London, N1 0QH View in google maps GETTING THERE: Angel Station: 5 minute walk  King’s Cross St Pancras: 10 minute walk Highbury & Islington: 15 minute walk

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Eating & Drinking

The Business Design Centre is in the heart of Islington, one of London’s culinary hotspots. Nearby you’ll find everything from French fine dining and Italian cuisine to specialist cocktail bars and independent cafes. The Centre itself hosts a cafe with fresh meals, snacks and beverages to enjoy during the show. Discover more of our refreshment options here.

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