Posts Tagged: Artist

MATERIAL OF CHOICE? CARDBOARD!

As we come to the end of our focus on paper this month we apply a little artistic license and introduce you to the work of Liam Hopkins who’s material of choice is cardboard!  Liam’s brand Lazerian is a contemporary creative studio that manipulates established design concepts, digital technology and functional materials to create radical… Read More >

1 March 2018

3 Artists & their paper creations

This month we are focusing on the material of Paper. Paper is a material that has been used for centuries and we all often use it every day. From large Paper sculptures to delicate paper cut-outs, we take a look at the different ways it is being used in Art by chatting with 3 different… Read More >

28 February 2018

Flynn Talbot at the V&A with Reflection Room

One of the highlights of London Design Festival year after year has to be the installation at the V&A museum, and this years large installation did not disappoint, using the V&A grand architecture as a muse. Flynn Talbot created an atmospheric Light Installation using orange and blue lights that reflected the sun rise and sun set… Read More >

25 September 2017

Designer’s Muse: Shezad Dawood x Brintons

During Clerkenwell Design Week we caught up with Artist Shezad Dawood who is currently showing at the Venice Biennale and recently collaborated with Brintons Carpets using their innovative HD weave as the canvas and paint brush. In the short film below Shezad walk us through each of the unique pieces, explaining  about the inspiration behind… Read More >

19 June 2017

Designer Q&A: Stephen Walter

On June 9th, the day that the General Election 2017 results were announced, Design Insider met with artist Stephen Walter at his London studio and, in between a few political deviations, we discussed his artwork, current exhibition at the James Freeman Gallery and his work with Newmor Wallcoverings. Can you begin by telling us a… Read More >

19 June 2017

Johnson Tiles at London Craft Week

BEAUTIFUL BLUE AND WHITE ILLUSTRATIONS REPRODUCED ON PORCELAIN TILES TO CLAD NEW PAVILION AT LONDON CRAFT WEEK The project is the latest in a series of artist collaborations from Johnson Tiles, which last year saw the manufacturer working with textile artist Ptolemy Mann, London design studio David David and Danish artist Nina Beier. Johnson Tiles… Read More >

22 April 2015

Spires Art Unveil Exclusive Eoin O’Connor Frame Prints

FIRST IMPRESSIONS COUNT. We have offered Eoin’s work in previous seasons, with framed prints ‘The Sniffer’, ‘Nosey Cow’, Dizzy Cow’ & ‘Big Nose’. We now have the amazing opportunity to offer even more from the animal series, as well as signed limited editions prints from his figurative & landscape ranges. Eoin O’Connor lives and works… Read More >

22 January 2014