Broadgate is Shaped By Design this autumn

Step into a new world of creativity this season, as Broadgate transforms into a hub of artistry and inspiration for autumn 2017.

From September, come and explore the next generation of talent with a calendar full of workshops, unusual installations and influential designers showcasing their work in our diverse spaces, including a pop-up market in Finsbury Avenue Square and a striking landmark project for London Design Festival in September designed by French graphic artist, Camille Walala. Plus, Broadgate’s myriad of delicious menus will be celebrated as part of London Restaurant Festival in October.

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Full list of events

Free art exhibitions

London Design Festival: Villa Walala by Camille Walala
Saturday 16th-Sunday 24th September, Exchange Square, free
Recognised across the world for her attention-grabbing digital artwork, Camille Walala is designing an inflatable piece of immersive art in Exchange Square as Broadgate's landmark project for London Design Festival. 

Craft & Contemporary Design curated by Sarah Myerscough 
4th September-2nd November, Ground Floor, 201 Bishopsgate, free 

Dahlia Cuore (The Heart of the Dahlia) by Helen Brough 
4th September-3rd November, Primrose Street Atrium, Exchange House and Ground Floor, Broadgate Tower, free 

DESIGNED in association with TAG Fine Arts  
4th September-January 2018, L1 and L2, Broadgate Tower, free 

LINES ACROSS // LONDON by Alan Williams 
From 4th September, Exchange House Walkway, free 

WILD LIFE by Marokka and The Aspinall Foundation 
Until 24th September, Finsbury Avenue Square, free

Festivals, workshops and more
Shoreditch Design Triangle
16th-24th September, free
Celebrating the bright and best of East London’s creative industry. 

Friday 29th September: Design Thinking For Cities
6pm-7.30pm, Broadgate Tower, free
Learn how we can make products, houses and cities more inclusive using a creative approach to problem solving with designer and researcher, Dr Chris McGinley.
Reserve your place HERE.

Sunday 1st-Tuesday 31st October: London Restaurant Festival
various times, booking details here

Showcasing the very best chefs and menus across the capital, Broadgate has partnered with LRF this year to bring you a series of unique events including restaurant-hopping tours and a Champagne Gourmet Odyssey dining experience on 28th October.  

Wednesday 4th-Saturday 7th October: Design Mini Market
Finsbury Avenue Square, free

Curated by award-winning product designer, Bethan Laura Wood, Broadgate hosts a diverse and exciting mix of market stalls across Finsbury Avenue Square filled with homeware, fashion and art created by a new generation of talent. 

Tuesday 12th October: Design Thinking For Life
6pm-7.30pm, Broadgate Tower, free
Explore the basic tools of ‘Design Thinking’ methodology and understand how these tools can help you solve everyday problems and big business challenges.
Reserve your place HERE.

Tuesday 17th October: Creating Truly Collaborative Environments
1pm-1.30pm, Broadgate Welcome Centre, free
Collaboration is key to successful innovation. This talk will present a selection of case studies that used the tools of design to successfully engage diverse groups towards framing issues and co-creating innovative solutions.
Reserve your place HERE.

Wednesday 25th October: Creating A Culture Of Innovation talk
1pm-1.30pm, Broadgate Tower
Explore how you can develop skills and mindsets that will help you to be more open-minded and adaptive to change.
Reserve your place HERE.

Thursday 26th October: Creativity For Logical Thinkers workshop
6pm-7.30pm, Broadgate Tower, free
Find the way to unleash your creative potential. Successful entrepreneur Ekaterina Solomeina teaches you how to use creative thinking to solve difficult business challenges.
Reserve your place HERE.