Morgan Furniture hosted a talk by pen & ink artist Luke Adam Hawker in its Clerkenwell showroom during London Design Festival. Specialising in intricate architectural and natural drawings on location, Luke spoke about his process and experience as an artist against a backdrop of open sketchbooks, inviting guests into his world of observing and capturing… Read More >
This month’s Sketch Series on Design Insider celebrates the work of Newmor’s recent product launch: the Seminato. We spoke with Rosanna Campbell, Head of Product and Creative Development, who discusses the company and design process. Please tell us about your company? “We specialise is commercial quality, wide width fabric backed vinyl wallcoverings. We have a vast range… Read More >
For this month’s sketch series, we thought we would have a conversation with Janice Feldman, CEO of Janus et Cie. BCFA member Janus et Cie has inspired, influenced and delivered for decades accessories, textiles and furniture for both indoors and outdoors – outdoors being one of the themes of this month. We asked Janice Feldman specifically about her Suki… Read More >
As part of our coverage of the Furniture Makers ‘Design Guild Mark’ we interviewed the designers behind the award winning designs. To learn a bit more about the inspiration behind the design and how the idea blossomed from a sketch to an actual piece of furniture. In this episode we focus on leading designer Craig… Read More >
As part of our coverage of the The Furniture Makers’ Company ‘Design Guild Mark’ awards, we had the opportunity to sit down with some of the designers that picked up an award to ask them to do one thing all designers hate and sketch their designs on camera while telling us about their inspiration. We had a… Read More >
At this years Design Guild Mark, Design Insider caught up with a few of the award winning designers to find out a little more about the the inspiration behind products that had been honour with Guild Mark this year. Katerina Zachariades of Morgan heads up our final Sketch Series video from the Guild Mark Awards… Read More >
At this years Design Guild Mark, Design Insider caught up with a few of the award winning designers to find out a little more about the the inspiration behind products that had been honour with Guild Mark this year. Our Sketch series continues with our short interview with Richard Stevens, founder and Creative Director at… Read More >
Our Sketch series continues with Nathalie de Leval who for the third time has collaborated with Benchmark to create the Holworth chair, with its bow back and refined tapered shape the Holworth is a modern take on a familiar archetype.
Continuing our Sketch series, we caught up with Dylan Freeth to talk about Modulo which he designed for British manufacturers Ercol. This piece is new and innovating for Ercol, moving slightly away from their traditional style and handing over more choice to the user with its modular set up.