07
 
July
2020

Electronic: From Kraftwerk to The Chemical Brothers at the Design Museum to Open July 31st

Chemical brothers, sisters & siblings,

Experience The Design Museumm premiere of The Chemical Brothers’ sensory spectacle with longtime collaborators Smith & Lyall, featuring mesmerizing visuals for the Grammy Award-winning track ‘Got to Keep On’.

The museum will open with the temporary exhibition Electronic:From Kraftwerk to The Chemical Brothers, which was originally due to open on 1st April 2020. Tickets on sale now at https://fal.cn/38Wgk

Evoking the experience of being in a club, the exhibition will transport you through the people, art, design, technology and photography that have been capturing and shaping the electronic music landscape.

New ‘Safe and Sound’ safety procedures will be in place, including reduced capacity, mandatory facemasks, social distancing, enhanced cleaning and more  The Design Museum joins over 1,500 artists in support of the live music industry alongside the #LetTheMusicPlay digital campaign; the new exhibition will now provide a platform to highlight and profile Electronic music artists and venues across the world, within a genre under threat Reopening marks the launch of ‘Ticket Mate Fund’ – a new pay it forward scheme in partnership with local charities that distribute free exhibition tickets in the local community


“Design is an essential element enhancing the experience of our live show. This new installation will give insight into how we work with Adam & Marcus (Smith & Lyall) on the visual aspect of our tours." - The Chemical Brothers

"Our aim for the Chemical Brothers live show has always been to create a visual expression of the music and give the audience a visceral experience. We are excited to translate this to a Museum setting for the first time." Smith & Lyall, Show Directors and Designers for The Chemical Brothers

Stay tuned in for more news.

Got To Keep On,

Chemical HQ