for six days, focus/19 at design centre, chelsea harbour is the design event for excellence. welcoming trade professionals and design enthusiasts from around the globe, the program is dedicated to inspiring, informing and delivering the best in world-class talent.
this year, there are more product launches and showroom openings than ever, alongside an abundance of talks, demonstrations, workshops, discovery tours and guest pop-ups. see the latest collections, meet established makers, emerging innovators and skilled artisans, and connect with influential tastemakers from 120 showrooms and 600-plus international brands. this abundance of design diversity and experience is extraordinary and reflects design centre, chelsea harbour’s commitment to creativity and connection. entrance is free.
focus/19 guest pop-ups this year, another layer has been added to the offering with an array of guest pop-ups that augments home-grown talent from lighting, flooring and furniture makers to carpet and fabric designers.
conversations in design listen to star names sharing their creative narratives at talks and panel discussions including david mlinaric, anthony collett, andrzej zarzycki, andrew winch, paolo moschino, staffan tollgard, luke edward hall, flora soames, bryan o’sullivan, anna beeber, nick ashley-cooper and charu gandhi.
new launches and more more than 100 experiences are taking place, with creative excellence as a common thread running throughout. there are new launches and designer collaborations; spaces specially curated by designers and artisan demonstrations. meet international designers including belgian architect vincent van duysen, fashion designer paul costelloe and italian architect andrea bonini.
15-20 september 2019
sun–tue (trade preview) 10am–6pm, wed–fri (all welcome) 10am–6pm
design centre, chelsea harbour
tube > imperial wharf