Past events

The Open Brand Collaboration

The Leicester Design Community - Professionals & Students

We invite everyone to take part and help to create a Leicester design community generated brand.

Creative Coffee Digital : Leicester Design Edition

B2B, Student, General Public

A Design Season special - quick fire presentations from Leicester creatives, each talking about how 'design' functions in their individual processes, work or business. Plus breakout creative networking. Guest speakers include
Oz Durose, Freelance Animator : 'Storytelling through Poses'
Kate Unwin, Freelance Set and Costume Designer : 'Nature and folklore inspired design'
Michael Tedstone, Composer

Via Zoom 10am-12pm.

DICE - Diversity in the Creative Enterprise

LCB TV B2B, Student

Dan Barber, founder of Standout Design, leads a conversation which will promote and seek ideas and contributions for DICE - Diversity in the Creative Enterprise - the not for profit also founded by Dan to promote careers in the creative industries for people from black and minority backgrounds.

An LCB TV presentation.

Design Leicester...? To organise or not to organise?


An invited group of designers and design businesses meet online to explore the formation of a collective voice for design in the city/region.

An LCB TV presentation.

Transient Design in Cultural Event Production

LCB TV B2B, Student, General Public

G Sian talks to some of the region's major cultural events producers about their use of temporary installed design works.

G Sian is an ideas-led Arts Council England funded ChangeMaker who makes human and conceptual connections, drawing on research, integrated thinking and interpretation. On the panel are Paul & Charlotte from digital storytellers Metro Boulot Dodo; Sean & Jiten of cultural event experts Inspirate; Sam of No Fixed Abode (events, festivals, projects, artist development); and Maddie from contemporary arts development agency Artreach.

An LCB TV presentation.

Street Stories

LCB TV General Public

Street Stories is an innovative empty shops project, designed to improve their appearance and turn local artists' works into immersive augmented reality experiences, in Leicester city centre from 21 August 2020.

An LCB TV presentation with project collaborators and Arch Creative.