The exhibition showcases and celebrates the brand through collections selected by the Designer himself, exploring the different stages of design and production and offering a rich insight into his design process.
To coincide with the exhibition Rizzoli will publish a new book, Hello My
Name is Paul Smith providing a visual tale of Paul Smith’s
prestigious projects and creative processes.
The Design Museum is also offering an advanced ticket and book package for £50 through TicketWeb. 'Hello My Name is Paul Smith' will take visitors on a journey through Paul Smith’s world. The exhibition will showcase and celebrate the brand through collections selected by Paul.
The different stages of design and production will be explored, offering a rich insight into his design process and highlighting how the principles of traditional craftsmanship of tailoring and techniques are retained but given a contemporary edge.
The exhibition draws on Paul Smith’s personal archive, from the company’s beginnings in Nottingham to its international prominence today. The exhibition will explore how Paul Smith’s intuitive take on design, together with an understanding of the roles of designer and retailer, have laid the foundations for the company’s lasting success and offer a unique insight into the magnificent mind of Paul Smith.
Shad Thames, London
Hours: 10-17.45 daily-Last admission: 17.15
Admissions: £11.85 Adults, £10.70 Concessions, £7.50 Students, Under 12s Free