New Designers 2017

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New Designers - 2016 - Part One
Posted On 20th March, 2017 Share Post
One Year On, the hotly anticipated showcase of the most exciting design talents in their first year of business, returns as part of New Designers this summer with its largest edition to date. Chosen on the strength of their craft, design flair and quality of product, these 80 talented individuals have been selected by a panel of experts from across the design industry and are tipped to be the iconic designers of the future. This year’s One Y
Samantha Donaldson Green
Posted On 31st January, 2017 Share Post
In this series of blog posts we caught up with previous One Year On exhibitors to see where they are now in their respective careers and how exhibiting in One Year On influenced their creative path. We spoke to Leah Jensen, Ceramic Artist who exhibited in 2015, Jeweller and One Year On Award Winner Flora Battachary who also exhibited in One Year On in 2015, Glass Maker Samantha Donaldson, who exhibited in 2013 and Ceramic Artist and 2016 One Year
Charles Dedman
Posted On 25th January, 2017 Share Post
In this series of blog posts we caught up with previous One Year On exhibitors to see where they are now in their respective careers and how exhibiting in One Year On influenced their creative path. We spoke to Charles Dedman, Furniture Designer and Maker who exhibited in 2016, Surface Designer Katie Gillies who also exhibited in One Year On in 2016 and Furniture Designer and 2013 One Year On exhibitor Nicolette de Waart. Do you have any pa
Harriet Popham Cushion Stack
Posted On 23rd January, 2017 Share Post
In this series of blog posts we caught up with previous One Year On exhibitors to see where they are now in their respective careers and how exhibiting in One Year On influenced their creative path. We spoke to Harriet Popham, Illustrative Print Designer who exhibited in 2015, Textile Artist Caren Garfen who exhibited in One Year On in 2008 and won the OYO Award, Print Designer Laura Olivia who took part in 2011 and Anna Gravelle, Textile and Su
Top Tips for your One Year On Application
Posted On 19th January, 2017 Share Post
With less than 2 weeks to go until the application deadline, we have put together our top tips to be in with a chance of being selected for One Year On 2017. One Year On is an exclusive opportunity for just 75 of the year's top emerging designers. It's your chance to showcase your work to the design industry, press and design consumers. Get your work in front of our selection panel with representatives from Cockpit Arts, Wallpaper* Magaz
ND Interview x Hannah Tounsend
Posted On 16th September, 2016 Share Post
We caught up with New Designers One Year On Award Winner, Hannah Tounsend to see how her practise has progressed since exhibiting in One Year On and how New Designers has helped her on her creative journey. Hannah won her award in Part 1 of the show for her stunning ceramics. The Judges said of her work, “This is a very high quality collection combining a range of techniques, products and price points. There is a great sense of colour; over