Tag Archives: Furniture

From furniture exhibition to exhibition furniture.

For those furniture geeks out there, The V&A has a history of furniture design going on. The Dr Susan Weber Gallery tells the story of furniture design and production spanning the past 600 years and displays more than 200 outstanding … Continue reading

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Happy 295th birthday Thomas…

Today would have been the 295th Birthday of Thomas Chippendale. Thomas Chippendale was a London cabinet marker and furniture designer in the mid-Georgian, English Rococo, and Neoclassical styles. In 1754 he published a book of his designs, titled The Gentleman and Cabinet Maker’s Director. The … Continue reading

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Bespoke Elements…

The Bespoke Elements range is designed to put you in control. Within the range we have 25 different items which include Bar units, Stool, Table nests, Sofa, chair, coffee table and numerous display plinths and cubes. The range is available … Continue reading

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The Barcelona.

  The Barcelona chair was designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Lilly Reich. It was originally designed for the German Pavilion, their entry for the International Exposition of 1929, which was hosted by Barcelona, Spain. The frame was initially designed to be bolted together, but was redesigned … Continue reading

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Can i have a 1st class stamp?…. That’s £5m please!

                          In 1855, Sweden issued its first postage stamps, a set of five depicting the Swedish coat of arms, with denominations ranging from 3 to 24 skillings banco. The 3-skilling banco value … Continue reading

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The Designers: Noguchi.

Isamu Noguchi (1904–1988) was one of the twentieth century’s most important and critically acclaimed sculptors.  Through a lifetime of artistic experimentation, he created sculptures, gardens, furniture and lighting designs, ceramics, architecture, and set designs.  His work, at once subtle and … Continue reading

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Snow Day.

Why not take advantage of todays snow day and build something different. Snowmen are ok. Snow angels are fun. And everybody loves a snowball fight. But take some inspiration from Hongtao Zhou. Hongtao Zhou is a designer, artist and researcher … Continue reading

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The 9th floor for 3rd Element…

                The China Silk Association and China Tong Yuan Co Ltd will jointly host an exclusive Chinese Silk Culture and Embroidery Art Exhibition on 11th -12th December 2012. The exhibition will be held … Continue reading

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Winning in Europe.

This week see’s team #3e‘s first european show. We are currently onsite supplying furniture at the Convention centre Dublin which is host to the IHG european conference. The Convention Centre Dublin (CCD) in the Dublin Docklands was opened in September 2010. The glass building … Continue reading

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Design your future.

UCAS organises events across the UK for students thinking about applying to higher education, their teachers and advisers, and HE staff who are involved in the UCAS admissions process. Our events provide information, advice and guidance on applying to HE … Continue reading

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