International Hokuriku Kogei Awards
The International Hokuriku Kogei Awards held in Toyama Japan celebrates the advancement of craft culture and promotes artists, makers and designers. Gareth has been shortlisted for the prestigious award this year for creating exquisite pieces of wood furniture and objects which exemplify ingenious methods of fabrication, both through automation and hand techniques.
The Learned Society of Extra Ordinary Objects at Sommerset House
This unique exhibition centres on the power of imagination, narrative and storytelling within design. 30 contemporary designers, artists and makers have been invited to become the new, 21st century Fellows of the Society, and create or contribute objects to this remarkable collection. These new Fellows’ designs will present ordinary objects with extra ordinary stories, or suggest playful and surprising modifications to familiar objects, reimagining our interaction with items we encounter in our everyday lives. The exhibition runs from the 5th of July to the 3rd of September, 2017.
Terrace Rooms, South Wing
Crafts Magazine Summer 2017
Gareth has written a fantastic article featured in the July/August issue of Crafts Magazine entitled Intellectual Property and Theft regarding the issue of copyright in design. He elaborates on the topic of creative rights and how important it is for artists and makers in the design community to be aware of them.
Design / Art Basel 2017
The year’s most exciting Design Art fair is less than a month away! We are thrilled to be a part of this event, bringing beautiful and inspirational furniture and design objects to an international stage. We have fantastic pieces being exhibited at Todd Merril Studio(booth G31) and with Sarah Myerscough’s Gallery(booth G27). The exhibition runs from June 15th to 18th, 2017.
Tickets can be purchased here
International Contemporary Furniture Fair 2017
In collaboration with Case Furniture, we designed a beautiful set of tableware including versatile trays and pepper and salt grinders. These carefully crafted, elegant objects are currently on display at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair in New York, North America’s premier showcase for contemporary design. Find us along side other brilliantly designed pieces at the Case booth, number 1339.
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
11th Avenue at 38th Street
New York City, USA
Gareth Neal at the Carpenters Hall: The Commission
London Craftweek 2017 Guide is launched! Please join us on Thursday May 4th at the Carpenters Hall where Gareth will be giving a talk alongside gallerist Sarah Myerscough about commissions and collaborative design. The award-winning VES-EL piece created with Zaha Hadid Architects will be the focus of the discussion.
Tickets can be purchased here
1 Throgmorton Avenue
Out of Hand: Materialising the Digital
The exhibition Out of Hand: Materialising the Digital presented at the MAAS in Australia is a fantastic show exploring the role of digital fabrication within contemporary design, architecture, fashion and science. We are proud to have our Louis Table featured amongst other internationally renowned designers and makers. This stunning show can be viewed until the 25th of June, 2017.
500 Harris St, Ultimo NSW 2007
handiCRAFT: Traditional skills in the Digital Age
The George chest of drawers was featured in this fantastic exhibition put together by the MAK in vienna. The exhibition handiCRAFT: Traditional skills in the Digital Age focuses on the status of contemporary craft in today’s digital world.
Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art
Stubenring 5, 1010 Vienna, Austria
Salone del Mobile 2017
We are pleased to be a part of Salone del Mobile 2017 with the exhibtion 20 years Salone Satellite, Planets and Stars of New Creativity presented at the Fabbrica del Vapore. Curated by Beppe Finessi, the exhibition showcases a specially selected collection of pieces presented over the twenty editions of Salone Satellite. The George chest of drawers and Anne Table will be featured in the publication.
20 years Salone Satellite: Planets and Stars of new creativity, Milan, Fabbrica del Vapore, 4th-25th of April 2017