Events

Paris Design Week

As September gets underway, the city of Paris will be staking its claim as one of the world’s major design hubs with greater passion than ever. Over the course of 10 days, from September 5th to 14th 2019, the French capital will be playing host to PARIS DESIGN WEEK, inaugurating and accompanying the MAISON&OBJET trade fair.  This ninth edition will boast… Read More >

14 August 2019

New Designers with Tess Grant

New Designers is an event that provides a platform for emerging designers to showcase their talent as well as an opportunity to make new connections, collaborate and exchange ideas. It is held in two parts; Part 1 was 26-29th June and Part 2 was 3-6th July. Many great designers were discovered at New Designers, it’s… Read More >

11 July 2019

One Year In with Jim Biddulph

Whilst New Designers celebrates those who have very recently graduated from their creative degree course, the show also houses One Year In; an exhibition of some of last years highlights and one’s to watch. This year the event, which is split across both weeks of the show, is curated by Emily Skinner of Evan James… Read More >

8 July 2019

New Designers: Colour in Design Award

With students making the leap up to the level of Graduate across the country, June is always a prosperous time for design here in the UK. Many will have already completed their studies, handed in portfolios, hung shows and had their work marked by this stage of the month. All of their hard work, research… Read More >

26 June 2019

Camira celebrates Jens Risom and Sonus at NeoCon 2019

Camira’s NeoCon showroom highlighted the textile innovator’s exciting new partnership with Jens Risom, the prolific Danish-American mid-century designer who died in 2016 at the age of 100. Risom, best known for his iconic furniture pieces, also designed and manufactured a range of textiles. His mid-century textile designs, beginning with Zap and Armadillo, have been reimagined… Read More >

24 June 2019

NeoCon continues to shine

Now in it’s 51st edition, NeoCon is still fresh in the mind, especially for some of our partaking BCFA members including Boss Design, Decca Contract, Camira Fabrics and Orangebox. Taking place across numerous floors of The Mart in Chicago, the show is one of the standout exhibitions of commercial interiors to take place across the… Read More >

20 June 2019

Gallery: Clerkenwell Design Week

I have enjoyed visiting Clerkenwell Design Week every May for the last 10 years!  Their 10th year was as sunny as we have grown to expect and the Media10 team again commissioned a series of engaging installations which carefully drew the dispersed event together.  The showroom program was extensive this year and I greatly enjoyed the considerable… Read More >

27 May 2019