Maskell’s Estate Agent, 71 Walton Street, SW3 2HT
21 September—27 September 2015
Inspired by ruins and materials remains as indications of past events, Open Fires will comprise a series of artifacts in ceramics and stone displaying traces of fire, and exercises around vernacular firing techniques. Ovalle’s designs have been selected for international exhibitions including Museo Poldi Pezzoli and Gallery Libby Sellers. Colectivo 1050 is a group of artisans working together to make high-quality functional ceramics in Oaxaca, Mexico, as well as supporting the preservation of local vernacular techniques and their cultural value. Read more about Open Fire here.
Exhibition: 21st – 27th Sept, 11am – 6pm
Open Fires takes place during London Design Festival. For the festival, Brompton Design District is hosting a renowned pop up programme, curated by respected design consultant Jane Withers. This year, almost a decade since its foundation, the district continues to produce a strong and thoughtful combination of emerging talent alongside established names.