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We facilitate the interpretation of art and design for blind and visually impaired creative enthusiasts.
Beazley Designs of the Year 2019
The Design Museum
Saturday 8 February 2020
Image: MySleeve designed by Marie Van den Broeck | Image credit: Design Museum
Join this Multisensory Tour for blind and partially sighted visitors to discover influential designs from the fields of fashion, architecture, transport, product, graphics and digital.
What to expect
Now in its twelfth year, Beazley Designs of the Year is an annual celebration of the most original and exciting products, concepts and designers across the globe today. Nominators were asked to select their favourite designs that inspire, represent change in their field and capture this moment in time.
Date: Saturday 8th of February 2020
Time: 10:30 – 12:30
Booking: To book a place on this free tour, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the title of the tour, your name and number of places required.
You can also call the Design Museum’s access team on +44 20 3862 5937 between 10 am and 5 pm, Monday to Friday.
Visit the Design Museum website for online booking via www.designmuseum.org
Tactile Maps, Kensington: More Than Just Wayfinding
Image credit: The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Image description: The robust three-dimensional tactile map features colour-coding, raised letters, symbols and braille. The raised letters and braille are depicted in grey colour, the park and open spaces are depicted in green colour, the buildings in purple, the roads in dark blue and bus stops are marked with round yellow symbols. The map is installed on specially designed lectern style stands.
Read more about the Tactile Maps, Kensington: More Than Just Wayfinding blog.
Dialogue Beyond Sight exhibition 2016
Museums Association Conference and Exhibition 2017
Image description: Andrew delivers the Beyond Sight workshop at the Museum Practice and Careers Hub Workshop, Manchester.
This was a presentation on the values of interpretation tools, at Museums Association’s Annual Conference and Exhibition at the Manchester Central Convention Centre on 16 and 17 November 2017.