July 2020: What to watch this month

Asif Khan’s Vantablack Pavilion

#DesignDispatches
Join the Design Museum weekly to enjoy a snapshot into the lives and work of familiar faces from the world of design, fashion and architecture. Whilst we anticipate this week’s interview, enjoy the museum’s video playlist featuring innovative designers such as Stella McCartney, David Adjaye, Bella Freud and more.

Afterparti at Virtual Design Festival
Join Siufan Adey and Thomas Aquilina of Afterparti as they present the architecture collective’s manifesto in the second part of Virtual Design Festival’s collaboration with the London Festival of Architecture. Developed with the Design Museum, Manifestos: Architecture for a New Generation aims to highlight new voices who are expanding the parameters of architecture in London.

Morgan SA+P Spring Lecture series
Head across the pond to enjoy Morgan SA+P’s Spring lecture series featuring leading architects from USA, including Melvin Mitchell, Jin Tang Lee and Laurel McSherry. In his lecture from February, Mitchell talks about his new book, African American Architects: Embracing Culture and Building Urban Communities which urges us to consider a new 21st century movement that aims to reinvent construction-based architecture.