Touchy Feely Smelly Noisy Tasty

Talk | Saturday 21 September | 12pm | 1 hour

World-renowned British designer Tom Dixon OBE explores the role of the lesser used senses in the design process - the smell and taste of a place, the textures and tone of a space, the sound of an interior, the weight of an object or, even the most intangible of all, the sixth sense.

More about Tom Dixon

Infamously self-taught, Tom Dixon OBE is an internationally renowned British designer and creative director of eponymous brand Tom Dixon established in 2002. His works are included in permanent collections at the world’s most prestigious museums, including the V&A and MoMA. Tom Dixon has built his universe through intensely diverse experiences, from music, contemporary lighting, furniture and accessories to high profile projects including Mondrian Sea Containers, London; Alto, Hong Kong; Himitsu, Atlanta; Le Drugstore, Paris; Bronte, London and a brand new Tom Dixon headquarters in London called The Coal Office.

Image credits: Peer Lindgreen