Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes..

Learning team introducing The New Year at the Design Museum sees the Learning team embracing an intensive, exciting period of change and development as we journey towards the new Design Museum.  We’re delighted to welcome new team members: Thalia Allington-Wood as Learning Manager Public Programmes and Richard Smartt as Digital Learning Manager Design Ventura.  Richard is […]

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Form Follows Festivities

A year in Design Museum Learning As 2013 draws to a close, Designerly Learning recasts that old design (roasted?) chestnut ‘form follows function‘ as …  Form follows Festivities.  First then, a celebration of this year’s achievements in laying the groundwork for learning in 2013 at the new Design Museum, followed by a look ahead to what’s in […]

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Towards the New Design Museum – the development of learning

“What should the new museum collect? First of all, ideas.”John Cotton Dana   The development of learning for the new Design Museum is an ideas-led process. John Cotton Dana’s wise words about the inception of the Newark Museum in 1909 are as ripe and relevant today as they were a hundred years ago, not least because design […]

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