London Design Biennale 2018: The 2018 London Design Biennale is devoted to the theme of 'Emotional States'. Taking over the entirety of Somerset House and representing 35 countries and cities, it will explore big questions and ideas about sustainability, migration, pollution, energy, cities and social equality. Visitors will enjoy engaging and interactive installations, innovations, artworks and proposed design solutions - all in an immersive, inspiring and entertaining tour of the world. As emotions are universal with shared meanings that transcend borders, together the different countries’ responses to the theme will present an exciting laboratory of ideas that will investigate the important relationship between design, strong emotional responses and real social needs. The Arab countries participating include Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon and Egypt. Taking place 4-23 September, 2018 at Somerset House, The Strand, London WC2R 1LA.