Design Season 1

3 September 2018

celebrating design across September & October

This Autumn LCB Depot showcases a first Design Season, celebrating the work of architects, digital designers, fashion designers. graphic designers & illustrators, designer-makers and graffiti artists. We’ll present range of events, exhibitions and activities we have planned across September and October 2018 – come along to explore and interact with our many designers and design communities.

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Programme :


3 – 29
LOOP : graphic design & illustration open submission exhibition
until 14 Sept 
Print Room exhibition – Suzanne Balkanyi : No One Will Know How Happy I’ve Been
1 – end Dec
GWOW4 : Gallery Without Walls exhibition
Wednesday 5
Creative Coffee networking for creatives 10am-12pm
Thursday 6
Design Season 1 & LOOP exhibition launch night 6-10pm – invite only
Saturday 8
Easy Saturday family day with graphic design & printing workshops 12-4pm
Thursday 13
We Ar Tex fashion popup with music 6-10pm
17 – 21 
GF Smith papers Heritage Cases exhibition
Tacit : Makers’ Yard designer-maker showcase
17 Sept – 27 Oct
Print Room exhibition – Jane Sunbeam
Thursday 20
LOOP Late : open exhibition talk 6-10pm
Thursday 27
Tacit Late : Makers’ Yard designer-maker networking night 6-9pm
Friday 28
LastFriday street food night 4-10pm
LOOP Closing Party 6-10pm
Sunday 30
The Music of Minds : a lyrical journey 1.30-3pm
Sunday 30
Graffwerk street art tours 11am-2pm


See more about Love Architecture events in October

Love Architecture exhibition
DMU School of Architecture/LRSA Presidents Showcase exhibition
Graffwerk : Leicester graffiti retrospective exhibition
Monday 1
Artificial Intelligence : arts/science showcase 7.30-9.30pm £5
Tuesday 2
Love Architecture Leicester Planning Forum : the new NPPF 6pm
Graffwerk graffiti exhibition launch 7.30pm
Wednesday 3
Creative Coffee : networking for creatives 10am-12pm
Thursday 4
Love Architecture regional meeting 1pm
Love Architecture exhibition launch night 6-10pm
Sunday 7
Graffwerk graffiti jam (not at LCB Depot) 11am-5pm
Wednesday 10
Graffwerk graffiti symposium 6-10pm
Saturday 13
Easy Saturday family day with Graffwerk pen & Lego workshop 12-4pm
Love Architecture Build Your Own Lego Leicester event 12pm
Love Architecture : Cultural Quarter guided walk 12pm
Tuesday 16
Love Architecture evening lecture : Evans Vettori Architects 6pm
Wednesday 17
Love Architecture Photography for Architects CPD Seminar 4pm
Thursday 18
Create Leicester : networking for digital creatives 7pm
Saturday 20
Love Architecture : Follow the LRSA Trail 12pm FULLY BOOKED
Love Architecture : Challenge the Architect 12-4pm – Lego freeplay
Love Architecture : Meet the Architect 2pm – free 1 to 1 consulations
Sunday 21
Love Architecture : Architecture Ale Trail 2pm
Monday 22
Love Architecture Pecha Kucha : Leics is More 6pm
Makers’ Yard fashion designers showcase
Wednesday 24
Love Architecture RIBA EM Education Committee meeting 12-5pm
Love Architecture RIBA LRSA Branch Meeting 6pm
Thursday 25
Meet the Makers’ Yard fashion designer 6-9pm free entry
Friday 26
Love Architecture Charity Auction for Alex’s Wish, at LastFriday 5pm
LastFriday street food night 4-10pm
Monday 29
Love Architecture Leicester Business Festival event : Working with an Architect 5.30pm


Design Season logo and LOOP exhibition curation by Will Wright