Timelapse footage from the new Design Museum site.
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  1. New Design Museum Timelapse | June 2014

  2. New Design Museum Timelapse | June 2014

  3. Design Museum’s New Home in Kensington Takes Shape

    Here are more stunning views showing progress being made on site to build the new home of the Design museum, scheduled to open in 2016.

    Photos: Miles Willis © 2014 Getty Images

  4. Photos: Miles Willis © 2014 Getty Images

  5. The Design Museum Kensington project develops apace

    The Design Team paid their monthly visit to the Kensington site at the end of May, to find that the new home of the Design Museum is getting ever roomier and that the shell of the building is currently suspended on stilts, in a fine act of engineering balance.

  6. New Design Museum Timelapse | May 2014

  7. New Design Museum Timelapse | May 2014

  8. New Design Museum Timelapse | April 2014

  9. New Design Museum Timelapse | April 2014

  10. The Design Museum’s director talks about the move to a new home in Kensington

    Deyan Sudjic, Director of the Design Museum, talked to The London Magazine about the relocation to Kensington and the museum’s plans for the future. Read the interview here

  11. Works progress at the Design Museum Kensington site

    Project Director Deborah Bartlett and Charles Valerio from the museum’s Finance team were in Kensington a few days ago to check on works to the new Design Museum building. The removal of the old first floor slab is now nearing completion, while steel bars are keeping the walls and roof firmly in place. Not an easy feat, considering the hyperbolic paraboloid roof is covered with 25 tonnes of copper!

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    Photo: Philip Sayer