2017 marks the centenary of the October Revolution. Rebellion brought hope, chaos, heroism and tragedy as the Russian Empire became the Soviet Union, endured revolutions, civil war, famine, dictatorship and Nazi invasion. A new visual culture arose and transformed the fabric of everyday life. A dramatic visual history of Russia and the Soviet Union from 1905 to the death of Stalin – seen through the eyes of artists, designers and photographers
The Design Museum London
Following a long search for larger premises to expand its activities, in 2008 the Design Museum selected the former 1960s building in Kensington High Street, West London, as its new home. This unique landmark from the 1960s, a Grade II* listed building that been transformed. The building is now fit for a 21st century museum, whilst at the same time retaining its unique spatial quality. The Design Museum London is one of the world’s leading museums devoted to contemporary design: from furniture to graphics, and architecture to industrial design. https://designmuseum.org/designVenue: The Design Museum -224-238 Kensington High Street London, W8 6AG.