Sotheby’s Kiddell Gallery
New Bond Street, London W1
Renowned curator Janice Blackburn presents ‘Small Show Huge Talent', a mixed media exhibition featuring the work of 6 international artists and designers including Katie Alderman, Tamsin Van Essen, Simon Hasan, Marie Retpen, Stephen Johnson and Regine Petersen.
Design Critic Don Norman, author of The Design of Everyday Things, takes a look into design that makes people happy.
A far cry from his notoriously negative views of the profession, Norman directs his attention toward beauty, fun, pleasure and emotion, naming the three key emotional cues that a well-designed product must have to succeed.
Jeanne Tan from Design.NL sits down with legendary trend forecaster Li Edelkoort for a chat about the current state of design.
Discussing topics ranging from the current crisis to greedy graduates, Edelkoort discloses why she thinks creatives are more than equipped to get through these times.
Vintage 1950's Italian style sideboard designed and manufactured in the UK. Ebonised frame with green lacquered unit and Tola wood drawers and door. Gold metal handles.
1970s cabinet designed and manufactured in the UK. Blue lacquered unit with 9 veneered drawers.
1970's Sideboard designed and manufactured by Lane Furniture, USA. Jade lacquered unit with walnut drawer fronts. Rosewood slatted door and handles with chrome detail and wooden plinth. Nine drawers, three hidden behind door.
1940's Oak cabinet designed and manufactured in France. Oak unit with oak two tone parquetry panelling front and top.Shelved interior.
Sebastian + Barquet
544 West 24th Street, New York
In honour of George Nakashima’s legacy of excellent design, Sebastian + Barquet present an exhibition devoted to his work.
One of the most significant craftsmen of the American modernist era, Nakashima is known for his exceptional use of wood and his belief in the integrity of his material and design.
11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow
As part of their series of exhibitions profiling exciting young designers based in Lausanne, Switzerland, The Lighthouse presents Mapping the Field: new work by industrial designer Adrien Rovero.