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The Creative Space: Steven Parkinson, Product Designer at Gresham Office Furniture

Designers find their inspiration all over the world – We carry on our ‘Creative Space’ feature exploring the places that continue to inspire and boost creativity for designers in our community. Gresham Office Furniture designs like to challenge the norm when it comes to products used in workplace environments.  Steven Parkinson is one of the… Read More >

16 November 2017

Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Q&A: Olga Polizzi

The BCFA Annual Luncheon was held at the beginning of November. As per tradition the BCFA and Panaz award a member of the contract design community the Lifetime Achievement honour.  The Panaz BCFA Lifetime Achievement award recognises those who have made a significant contribution to the contract furnishing industry and their companies. This years winner… Read More >

13 November 2017

Product Focus: James Shaw at LDF

During London Design Festival we caught up with promising new designer James Shaw, to learn a bit more about his installation that was part of the Shoreditch Design Triangle and was hosted by Ace Hotel. Working out of his small studio space in Elephant & Castle, James designs and makes a wonderful collection of furniture… Read More >

19 October 2017

MANCHESTER LANDMARK TOUR Q&A WITH NICKI HEARNE, 5PLUS ARCHITECTS

Last month Julian Cross, Design Lead Europe from Woods Bagot, took up our challenge of curating an architectural London Landmark Tour, we are thrilled to continue our series with Nicki Hearne, Associate Interior Designer at 5plus Architects, landmark tour of Manchester. Which Manchester Landmark do you find most architecturally exciting?  Manchester has some wonderful, iconic landmark… Read More >

16 October 2017