Beazley Designs of the Year 2016

Design Museum

24 November 2016 – 19 February 2017

£6.35 with National Art Pass (standard entry £12.70)

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Now in its ninth year, the annual prize rewards the best in architecture, digital, fashion, furniture, graphic, product and transport design

Tate Modern Switch House

Among the nominated projects for 2016 are the last David Bowie album cover, a robot surgeon and a drinkable book. The new Tate Modern Switch House has also been nominated, as has the SH:24 online STI testing kit and the redesign for the Norwegian Passport.

The shortlist includes several designs that have risen from the challenges of the refugee crisis. The Ikea Foundation's design for a flatpack refugee shelter, an online experience providing insight into the lives of Syrian refugees and an icon based instructional for refugee first aid kits all feature.

Venue information

Opening times

Open daily 10:00 – 18:00 (last exhibition entry 17:00)

The museum is open late on the first Friday of every month from 10:00 – 20:00 (last admission 19:00)

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