Gallery Libby Sellers hosts a solo-exhibition of new works by Anton Alvarez. The exhibition’s title, ‘Wrapper’s Delight’ pays homage to the 1979 hit rap by Sugarhill Gang and perfectly encapsulates both the energetic spirit of these new works and Alvarez’s background in graffiti art.
EXHIBITION: ‘ANTON ALVAREZ – WRAPPER’S DELIGHT’ AT GALLERY LIBBY SELLERS (FITZROVIA), 6th March – 17th April 2014March 4th, 2014
EXHIBITION: ‘MARTINO GAMPER: DESIGN IS A STATE OF MIND’ AT SERPENTINE SACKLER GALLERY (KENSINGTON), 5th March – 21st April 2014February 25th, 2014
Serpentine Galleries has invited the influential London-based Italian designer Martino Gamper to curate an exhibition entitled design is a state of mind held within the newly opened Serpentine Sackler Gallery, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects. The exhibition presents a landscape of shelving systems, telling the story of design objects and their impact on our lives.
EXHIBITION: ‘DESIGNS BY MOTHER NATURE – BIOMIMETIC PRODUCTS’ AT ROCA LONDON GALLERY (FULHAM), 27TH FEBRUARY – 24TH MAY 2014February 23rd, 2014
Roca London Gallery hosts Designs by Mother Nature, an exhibition which highlights the many everyday products, objects and buildings that have used nature as a source of inspiration. Curated by sustainability experts, Estudi Ramon Folch together with Chris Lefteri and designed by FAT Architecture, the exhibition presents an intelligent, interactive and thought-provoking display of objects, videos and photographs that demonstrates the power of biomimicry.
Heal’s opens their Tottenham Court Road store for two weeks to celebrate the best in British contemporary design and craftsmanship. DISCOVER: The Heal’s Modern Craft Market is a curated space for customers to experience and purchase works from emerging independent talent as well as the WORKS collective. Discover also hosts a selection of events including demonstrations and workshops for all.
The Design Museum presents ‘In The Making’, curated by the British designers Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby. The exhibition captures over twenty objects mid-manufacture, putting the aesthetic of the unfinished centre stage. Varying from the £2 coin to a cricket bat, a surprising range of objects are exhibited in an unfinished state, celebrating the intriguing beauty of the production process.
Experience the future of retail with a showcase of over 200 products and shopping experiences at the Festival of Imagination. Selfridges transforms its Concept Store into the Imagine Shop displaying products at the forefront of technology and design including the Super Yacht by Zaha Hadid for Blohm + Voss, an Augmented Reality Watch Store from Dezeen and Inition and much more. Read More…
POP UP SHOP: ‘CREATIVE CLERKENWELL’S CHRISTMAS POP-UP SHOP’ AT CRAFT CENTRAL (CLERKENWELL), 17th – 22nd December 2013December 16th, 2013
Charlene Lam of Creative Clerkenwell curates a Christmas Pop-Up Shop at Craft Central. Featuring handmade work from the dales in Yorkshire to the streets of London, it is the perfect opportunity to pick up a design-led Christmas gift. Read More…