Designing Digital Now: Private View

Thursday 16 June / 5pm / FACT Connects Space / FREE


The Creative Exchange presents the premiere of new exhibition Designing Digital Now, which takes a critical look at how we are shaping digital technologies and, in turn, how digital technologies are shaping us. The exhibition is showcased in the FACT Connects space between 17 - 25 June, exploring how digital resources from smartphones to Facebook have transformed what each of us can learn, make and do.


The private view comprises of the exhibition opening and viewing with contributions from Rachel Cooper OBE, Neville Brody and Bill Thompson in a half-day programme:


5pm: Exhibition Opening
Rachel Cooper OBE, Principal Investigator, CX
Bill Thompson, Technology Critic, BBC
Featuring a premiere of our end-of-project film.


5.30pm: Reception and exhibition view

The exhibition features prototype products, infographics and films alongside a number of interactive exhibits including smartphone apps.


There is also a panel discussion inspired by the exhibition chaired by Professor Neville Brody, Dean of the School of Communication at the Royal College of Art taking place at FACT from 2pm on the same day. Click here for more information and to book your place.

Event times

This event is no longer running.