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  • A look into the life of Interior Designer Peter Staunton

    Having originally trained in event management, Interior Designer Peter Staunton decided to retrain in the interior design sector and join his family’s business. Since his educational change, Peter has spent the last 10 years transforming the business into a luxury design studio, Peter Staunton Interior Design.

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  • Inex showcases Zeller & Moye and Katie Paterson’s installation for the University of Bristol

    Situated in The Royal Fort Gardens of the University of Bristol’s Life Sciences building, sits a collaborative piece of artwork from Architects, Zeller & Moye and Artist, Katie Paterson. The wooden structure, known as ‘Hollow’, comprises 10,000 pieces of wood from 10,000 tree species from across the globe.

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  • Inex rounds up the winners of the 2016 Design Guild Mark awards

    On 26th May, Inex attended 2016’s Design Guild Mark awards at the Goldsmith’s Centre during Clerkenwell Design Week. Presented by Clerkenwell Design Week’s Director Will Knight, the awards were announced for a total of 19 recipients. Here, Inex rounds up the winners of 2016’s Design Guild Mark Awards.

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  • Highlighting how far office design has come

    Inspired by the design of the Mercedes-Benz museum in Stuttgart, Germany, Ben van Berkel’s Circle sofa forms an interaction of convex and concave forms with contrasting colours of the intersection underlining its sculptural character. The Circle showcases how far the design of the office has come.

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News

The 2016 SBID International Design Awards is now open for submissions. Following the success of past editions, this year brings a new website, updated categories and new additions to the already esteemed panel of judges.

James Basson MSGD and John Moreland FSGD have taken the two most prestigious awards at the Society of Garden Designers’ fourth annual awards ceremony, receiving the Grand Award and Judges’ Award respectively in front of an audience of almost 400 guests.

West Dean Gardens is marking 25 Years of Glorious Gardening in 2016.

A trip to the National Painting and Decorating Show this year (Ricoh Arena,Coventry, 1st and 2nd December)  will give you a clear picture of the rapid development of this market.

Decorex International opened the 2015 London Design Festival and proved it was the show that packed a punch. Over the course of four days, exhibitors experienced solid footfall with 12,875 visits from across the UK and abroad – an increase on 2014 – making the show a ‘must-see’ destination in London’s annual design calendar.

Following the resounding success of Future Heritage in 2014, Decorex is delighted to announce the launch of the ‘Decorex Future Heritage’ Foundation to support British craft.

European design students invited to enter the new Formica® Formations Design Competition – Call for entries

The years between 1800-1900 witnessed artists, writers and designers employing various mediums such as realism and romanticism to create incredible works of art.

Emerging in the mid-201th century, Scandinavian design is characterised by simplicity and functionality.

The January Furniture Show has it all wrapped up for 2016 as it plays host to some of the gift world's biggest and best known names.

New Designers, which runs in two Parts and brought together 3,000 of the UK’s best emerging designers from 24-27 June and 1-4 July 2015, drew a broad range of major companies and businesses as well as collectors and press looking to recruit and buy from these talented graduate designers.
 
Masterpiece London 2015, in association with Principal Sponsor Royal Bank of Canada, resulted in strong sales to private collectors and international institutions alike. Held for the sixth year at the Royal Hospital, Chelsea, many exhibitors saved their very finest pieces to unveil and sales across all principle categories supported the Fair's ethos of 'cross-collecting'.