Exhibition Invite

 

 Designer Crafts Exhibition at the Mall 2016

&

THE SHOP WITHIN THE SHOW
Presented by
Society of Designer Craftsmen
Mall Galleries, The Mall, London, SW1
http://www.mallgalleries.org.uk/visit-us for map
Thursday 11th to Sunday 21st August 2016
Open daily 10am to 5pm (closing at 1pm on last Sunday)

 

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25th Designer Crafts at the Mall

at

The Mall Galleries

The Mall, London SW1 (near Admiralty Arch off Trafalgar Square)

Thursday 8th January to Saturday 17th January

The Society of Designer Craftsmen would like to thank all exhibitors and visitors to our

25th Designer Crafts exhibition at the Mall Galleries for making it a successful and memorable event.

The Gane Trust Award for excellence in quality of design and craftsmanship was presented to Christine Meyer-Eaglestone MSDC 

The Society of Designer Craftsmen Award for excellence in the work of a New Licentiate this year was presented to Tori McClean LSDC

The Pollie Weiss Prize, for the most exciting use of colour in textile work shown in the exhibition by a New Licentiate, was awarded to Anum Khan LSDC by John Weiss FSDC

 The following new Licentiates were awarded Distinction for their work on display:-

Lanty Ball, Annette Bates, Naomi Beevers, Daniel Calderwood, Ainsley Francis,

Melanie Kew, Anum Khan, Tori McClean, William Rolls and Laura Syvret.

 

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 Society of Designer Craftsmen Gallery

 

24 Rivington Street, London EC2A 3DU

 

The Society of Designer Craftsmen is looking forward to a programme of exhibitions by Fellows, Members and Licentiates of the Society at the Gallery.

 Please see select the Gallery Page of this website for details or

http://www.societyofdesignercraftsmen.org.uk/gallery.html

(There is no entry fee for exhibitions at the Society Gallery)      


 

DESIGNER CRAFTS AT THE MALL 2014

and

THE SHOP WITHIN THE SHOW 

The 24th annual Designer Crafts Exhibition at
 
Mall Galleries,
 
The Mall, London SW1 (near Admiralty Arch off Trafalgar Square)
 
Friday 10th to Sunday 19th January 2014
 
This is the 24th annual exhibition of contemporary crafts, presented by the Society of Designer Craftsmen. Both established designer-makers and recent graduates will be showcasing their work in the Exhibition. The work will be for sale or available to commission. In addition to the works exhibited in the gallery showcase, a wide selection of more affordable designer craft items will be available to purchase from the “Shop within the Show”.

 

At the private view on 10th January

 

The Gane Trust Award for excellence in quality of design and craftsmanship

  was presented to Armando Magnino MSDC

by Dawn Thorne, Vice-Chairman & Curator on behalf of the Gane Trust

 

 The Society of Designer Craftsmen Award

for excellence in the work of New Licentiates this year was presented to

Sheena Bond and Nik Burns

 

The Pollie Weiss Prize, for the most exciting use of colour in textile work shown in this exhibition

by a New Licentiate,

was awarded and presented to Anna Obese-Acquaah by John Weiss FSDC

 

 The Stephen Maer Prize was awarded and presented to Morven Browne by Janet Maer.

 


  
  For further information please contact - chair@societyofdesignercraftsmen.org.uk

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  Previous events 

DESIGNER CRAFTS AT THE MALL 2013

and

THE SHOP WITHIN THE SHOW

Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1 (near Admiralty Arch off Trafalgar Square)

Friday 11th to Sunday 20th January 2013

The 23rd annual exhibition at the Mall Galleries

 

The Gane Trust Award for excellence in quality of design and craftsmanship was presented to Keith Tyssen FSDC

The Society of Designer Craftsmen Award for excellence in the work of New Licentiates this year was presented to Mauro Dell’Orco

The Pollie Weiss Prize, for the most exciting use of colour in textile work in this exhibition by a new Licentiate, was awarded and presented to Zoe Hillyard by John Weiss FSDC

The following new Licentiates were awarded Distinction for the work on display:

Alex Archbold, Jonathan Ball, Melanie Beer, Arturo Borrego, Gillian Boyd, Pam Broadhurst, Robert Casson, Keeryong Choi, Mauro Dell'Orco, Judy Dibiase, Silke Espinet, Sarah Gunn, Zoe Hillyard, Christopher Lawley, Yaoqung Li, Corrina Miller, June Morrison, Valerie Price West, William Salt, Penny Seume, Billie Tilley, Amber Wakely

 

For further information contact:- chair@societyofdesignercraftsmen.org.uk

http://www.facebook.com/events/311795522265322/

 

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We are delighted to announce this very special exhibition

Everyday Encounters

13 October 2012 – 3 February 2013

at

The William Morris Gallery

Lloyd Park, Forest Road, Walthamstow, London E17 4PP

Open: Wednesday – Sunday, 10am – 5pm, Free entry

The exhibition which is the result of a partnership between the Society of Designer Craftsmen and the William Morris Gallery is the second exhibition to take place following the major refurbishment of the Gallery.

It features works especially created for the exhibition by Adam Aaronson (glass), Judith Battersby (ceramics), Amy Cooper (ceramics), Sara Fell (glass and precious metals), Jenny Ford (textiles), Kirsten Glasbrook (textiles), Marion Hewitt (glass), Simon Jewell (furniture), Debbie Lyddon (textiles), Armando Magnino (furniture),  Peter Moss (ceramics), Amarjeet Nandra (textiles), Sandra Owens (ceramics), Sumi Perera (book art), Caroline Rees (glass), Niru Reid (textiles), Sally Reilly (ceramics), Rosalind Roberts (mixed media), Waring Robinson (furniture), Pam Schomberg (ceramics), Diana Springall (textiles), Kate Standen (ceramics), Teresa Strachan (textiles), Sass Tetzlaff (textiles), Susie Vickery (textiles), Jeanne Werge-Hartley (metalwork), Molly Williams (textiles), Stephanie Wright (ceramics).

The works encompasses functional and non-functional pieces using traditional and contemporary techniques in different media. This collaboration is of especial relevance to the Society. We are very proud of the historical roots that take us from the foundation of the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society to today, and we feel sure that our members work will validate the beliefs first expounded by Crane, Morris and their companions regarding the importance and relevance of the applied arts.


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Designer Crafts at the Mall 2012

At The Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1

Friday 6th to Sunday 15th January 2012

 Our 22nd year of exhibiting at the Mall Galleries, London

 A slideshow of images of work taken at the exhibition by Kath Bonson LSDC can be viewed   

 http://www.flickr.com/photos/bonart/sets/72157628792615109/

 The Gane Trust Award for for excellence in quality of design and craftsmanship

 was presented to Simon Jewell MSDC by Peter Metcalfe, Trustee of the Gane Trust.

Ken Stradling of the Gane Trust also attended the presentation of the award.

The Society of Designer Craftsmen Award  for excellence in the work of  New Licentiates this year

was presented to Nick Wolstencroft and Francesca Baxter-Hunter

The Pollie Weiss Prize, for the most exciting use of colour in textile work shown in this exhibition

by a Licentiate, was awarded and presented to Justyna Truchanowska by John Weiss FSDC

The Stephen Maer Prize was awarded and presented to Sass Tetzlaff by Janet Maer.

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