London design studio Glithero have designed the scenography and products for an exhibition about perfumery. The exhibition Nez-à-Nez Contemporary perfumers at the Musée de design et d’arts appliqués contemporains (Mudac) in Lausanne consists of 6 bespoke installations that have been designed over 6 rooms. Each room presents a tendency from the contemporary world of perfume… Read More >
We continue our exploration into international projects by looking at the most recently completed projected by BIG. Varde Museums, BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group and Tinker Imagineers celebrate the opening of TIRPITZ – a sanctuary in the sand that acts as a gentle counterbalance to the dramatic war history of the site in Blåvand on the west… Read More >
As part of the London Design Festival, from 17th to 25th September 2016, Milliken’s Clerkenwell showroom will be home to an exhibition of ceramics created by Turning Earth members and alumni. The event will celebrate Turning Earth’s role as an incubator of small craft businesses and showcase the work of up and coming as well… Read More >
BCFA International Projects Manager Sue Graves and I visited Maison et Objet in Paris This 25th Anniversary show was vast – covering a wide variety of products in eight huge halls at Paris Nord Villepinte. We concentrated on visiting Halls 7 and 8 which were the most relevant to our sector. The stands, some of… Read More >
Throwing the spotlight on London’s regeneration Roca London Gallery will host a photographic exhibition during the London Festival of Architecture, exploring some of the Capital’s key regeneration projects and their impact on the city’s inhabitants. Entitled Regenerating Capital: Healthy growth, healthy city?, the exhibition will explore the impact regeneration has on green spaces, small businesses,… Read More >
Morgan flies the flag for British furniture design and manufacture in Miami Morgan, the design-led British furniture manufacturer, joins a ‘Best of British’ line-up in Florida for the annual Cruise Shipping Miami event on 10-13th March 2014. Alongside Skopos, Brintons, Muraspec, Trimline and SMC Design on Stand 2301, Morgan has selected three seating collections along with… Read More >
Many familiar faces at the Stockholm Furniture Fair and the show clearly reflects the quality of Scandinavian design and attention to detail. Environmentally aware and relaxed is the common theme.
27th February – 24th May 2014 Roca Gallery What is biomimicry? Derived from the Greek word bios meaning ‘life’ and mimisis, meaning biomimicry refers to the copying, emulating and imitating of nature in all its forms and functions. Dedicating an exhibition to highlight the many everyday products, objects and buildings that have used nature as… Read More >