A little bit of homegrown appreciation on Collate this morning which doesn't happen that often. Belfast's finest The Bureau have teamed up with their neighbour, ceramicist Derek Wilson, on producing a limited number of functional pieces made exclusively for The Bureau. My pick of the bunch is this hand thrown olive porcelain pourer with a transparent glazed interior. See the rest of the pieces here.
Kemistry Gallery are delighted to welcome back Jean Jullien for his second show following the success of last year's 'allo' exhibition.The show will take place from December 4th 2014 – January 2015 at the Kemistry Gallery in London.
'In his latest exhibition, Jean present’s US, a visual collection of observations, produced while living in both London and New York. The show plays on Jean’s interest in people, living together, odd moments and situations we all experience and see during our everyday lives. ‘It’s about the small changes we go through together, capturing the funny moments we often miss or take for granted.’
Continuing their great little series of books Celine from Counter-Print has dropped me an email with news of their latest release: Human Logo. The book explores the theme of people-based logos and is categorised in sections such as bodies, hands, hearts, eyes and faces. This edition contains over 300 logos from some of the world’s leading design companies such as; Wolff Olins, Pushpin Group, Hey, Chermayeff & Geismar, Berger & Föhr and many more.
MADE NORTH in conjunction with The Designers Republic™ are producing Sheffield Design Week-ender this week, three days of intense design activity 21st — 23rd Nov, with the highlight being a celebration of the AVPG™ project by The Designers Republic™ which takes the form of a 120m design installation which was commissioned for Sheffield Design Week. Find out more here.