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Six architecture and design events in June from Dezeen Events Guide

3 Days of Design, London Festival of Architecture and Design Shanghai are among the architecture and design events featured in Dezeen Events Guide this June.

Among the other events taking place during the month are IMM Cologne, Design Miami/Basel and NeoCon.

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The Herbalist's Plant Press installation. Photo by Luke O'Donovan

London Festival of Architecture
1 to 30 June, UK

The 16th edition of the London Festival of Architecture takes place during the month of June in London. It follows the theme named In Common, which focuses on communal spaces.

The festival includes exhibitions, tours, conferences, film screenings and workshops across seven areas of the city: Barnet, Brixton, the City of London, Clerkenwell and Holborn, Penge and Palace, South Westminster and the Royal Docks.

During the festival, the Ecocity World Summit runs from 6 to 8 June at London's Barbican Centre, exploring sustainable planning in the architecture and infrastructure industries.

Dezeen is a media partner for the Ecocity World Summit London 2023.

IMM Cologne
4 to 7 June, Germany

Design fair IMM Cologne presents 1,233 exhibitors from 139 different countries for its 2023 edition at Koelnmesse GmbH.

The fair showcases interior design product separated into three sectors: Home, Pure and LivingKitchen. Home includes furniture, Pure focuses on avant-garde designs, and LivingKitchen is dedicated to kitchen products.

Alongside the fair, the event hosts a number of networking opportunities and a series of talks led by architects, and product and interior designers.

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3 days of Design takes place in 13 districts across Copenhagen

3 Days of Design
7 to 9 June, Copenhagen

3 Days of Design celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2023, hosting more than 290 designers across 13 districts in Copenhagen.

The festival features a programme of over 470 events, including exhibitions, product launches, open showrooms, tours and talks covering interior design, furniture, lighting and materials.

Dezeen Events Guide has created a 3 Days of Design guide, highlighting the key events at the festival. Find out how to get your event listed in the guide here.

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Design Shanghai
8 to 11 June, China

Four day fair Design Shanghai returns with an exhibition across three halls, showcasing established and emerging international designers.

The halls are separated into: furniture and lighting, kitchen and bathroom, and living and lifestyle. The event also hosts a series of seminars with over 100 speakers, an awards ceremony and networking opportunities.

This year, the fair celebrates its 10th anniversary.

Dezeen is a media partner for Design Shanghai 2023.

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Neocon hosts an exhibition, talks programme, workshops and an awards ceremony

12 to 14 June, USA

NeoCon is an interior design fair that takes place annually in Chicago, and this year it presents over 400 exhibitors across three days.

Alongside the fair is a programme of keynote presentations and talks, CEU-certified workshops and an awards ceremony.

The event, located at the Mart, showcases products for the corporate, education, government, healthcare, hospitality, residential and retail industries.

Dezeen is a media sponsor for NeoCon 2023.

Design Miami/Basel
13 to 18 June, Switzerland

The 17th edition of Design Miami/Basel takes place this year, running alongside the Art Basel fair.

The fair presents collectible design, including objects, jewellery and lighting from galleries across the world, including Friedman Benda, Galerie Jacques Lacoste and Thomsen Gallery.

The event runs for six days at Messe Basel.

About Dezeen Events Guide

Dezeen Events Guide is our guide to the best architecture and design events taking place across the world each year.

The guide is updated weekly and includes virtual events, conferences, trade fairs, major exhibitions and design weeks, as well as up-to-date information about what events have been cancelled or postponed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Inclusion in the guide is free for basic listings, with events selected at Dezeen's discretion. Organisers can get enhanced or premium listings for their events, including images, additional text and links, by paying a modest fee.

In addition, events can ensure inclusion by partnering with Dezeen. For more details on inclusion in Dezeen Events Guide and media partnerships with Dezeen, email [email protected].