Category: Exhibitions, shows and workshops

New Designers’ 30th Birthday »

On May 27th, 2015 Emma Neen wrote on the subject of Exhibitions, shows and workshops.

This year will be New Designers’ 30th Birthday and we are rather looking forward to what looks to be a wonderful celebration of graduate talent!    If New Designers was the launch of your career? We’d love to hear about it, tweet us using #ND30yrs to tell us about your experiences. ‘The exhibition for talented new graduates’ Elle […]

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White Textiles of the World »

On May 25th, 2015 Grace Warde-Aldam wrote on the subject of Artists and Designers,Exhibitions, shows and workshops,Fashion,Historical textiles,Selvedge.

Hiroko Iwatate has been collecting textiles for over forty years, amassing a collection of over 7,700 pieces from Asia and Africa. This remarkable collection – Iwatate is not only an enthusiast but a designer and inevitably some what of a textiles expert – is both the reason and contents of Hiroko Iwatate’s eponymous Iwatate Museum […]

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New Designers: One Year On »

On May 22nd, 2015 Emma Neen wrote on the subject of Exhibitions, shows and workshops,Selvedge.

Celebrating its 30th edition, New Designers 2015 will gather together over 3,000 of the UK’s most talented design graduates. This year jewellery designer and photographer Rheanna Lingham has been announced as the curator of One Year On. Rheanna, who is owner and founder of Shoreditch boutique Luna & Curious – home of many covetable items – […]

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The True Cost of Fashion »

On May 22nd, 2015 Sally Adkin wrote on the subject of Artisans,Exhibitions, shows and workshops,Fashion.

In April 2013 a garment factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh collapsed killing 1,333 people and injuring 2,500. As a supplier to major fashion brands in the west, the Rana Plaza disaster led many people to question how their clothes were made. Internationally renowned director Andrew Morgan was one of these, and after researching the global clothing industry […]

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Clerkenwell Design Week »

On May 20th, 2015 Sally Adkin wrote on the subject of Artists and Designers,Exhibitions, shows and workshops.

One of the world’s most vibrant design hubs, Clerkenwell is home to more creative businesses and architects per square mile than anywhere else on the planet and from the 19th – 21st May Clerkenwell Design Week kicks off, celebrating its sixth year. Crammed into three jam-packed days in a variety of venues over Clerkenwell, studios open their doors, debates […]

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