Helen Beard for Jo Malone

Helen Beard completes first commission for Jo Malone

Launched in January 2018, Future Icon Helen Beard was commissioned by Jo Malone to incorporate her gorgeous illustrations for this limited edition set of hand creams. Make sure you pop into a Jo Malone boutique soon as these sets have already sold out online!

Click here for further information

 

Christabel Balfour's residency at The Barbican Shop

Christabel Balfour's residency at The Barbican Shop

From March 2018, The Barbican will host Make! A programme of talks, workshops and demonstrations from selected contemporary makers; those with a modern take on conventional crafts such as weaving, casting and bookbinding, and those redefining it entirely with groundbreaking processes and exciting new materials. 

Excitingly, Future Icon Christabel Balfour has been selected for this programme and will take up residency to demonstrate live weaving from the Barbican shop as well has host workshops on site too. Don't miss your chance too meet her and view samples from her collection too.

Make!
March - June 2018 (Various dates)
The Barbican Centre, London, UK

Click here for further information on Christabel's residency

Click here for further information on Christabel's workshop

 

Art Rooms Roma 2018

Kevin Stamper and Zuzana Lalikova selected to showcase at Art Rooms Roma 2018

Over 500 independent artists applied for the inaugural Art Rooms Roma and only 50 selected. We're delighted to learn that Future Icons Kevin Stamper and Zuzana Lalikova have been selected to showcase their collections in this stunning venue (pictured) located by the Vatican.

Expanding on the concept made famous by Artrooms London since 2015 - Artrooms Fair is the first international contemporary art fair offering free exhibition space to independent artists. Artrooms Fair Roma will host independent artists from all over the world exhibiting their artwork inside the Church Palace hotel Rooms that will be transformed into their own creative and intimate space. 

Art Rooms Roma
2 - 4 March 2018
Church Palace Hotel, Rome, IT

For further information & tickets: 
https://roma.artroomsfairs.com/

 

Porcelain³ at the Contemporary Ceramics Centre, London 

Porcelain³ at the Contemporary Ceramics Centre, London

Future Icon Jo Davies has been selected alongside Katharina Klug and Anja Lubach by the Contemporary Ceramics Centre to showcase three of the leading ceramicists specialising in porcelain.  

Jo Davies’ unique thrown and assembled forms will be shown alongside Anja Lubach’s delicate figurative details and the spontaneous graphic marks of Katharina Klug’s vessels. The exhibition will explore the breadth and limitations of working with porcelain, with each maker citing the material’s properties as integral to their work.

The Contemporary Ceramics Centre is a gallery exclusively exhibiting the work of UK studio ceramics and is a showcase for the highly regarded membership organisation The Craft Potters' Association. The CPA has a long history of vetting its membership to the highest standards and has long been seen as a mark of quality within the ceramics community.   

15 February - 10 March 2018

The Contemporary Ceramics Centre
63 Great Russell St, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3B


For further information visit: www.cpaceramics.com/ccc/futureex

 

Future Icons at Collect 2018

Anna Barlow, Ikuko Iwamoto and Vezzini & Chen represented by galleries at Collect 2018

We look forward to visiting Collect at the Saatchi Gallery each year, however this year is even more special as we get to support 3 of our clients too. 

Collect brings together 40 galleries from four continents for a celebration of making, extraordinary in both scale and scope. Museum-quality works and installations from hundreds of the most talented makers in the UK, USA, South Korea, Japan, France, Norway, Italy, Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands and Sweden will offer visitors and collectors a multidisciplinary overview of the people, processes, materials and ideas defining international craft in 2018. 

Future Icons on show

Anna Barlow represented by Cynthia Corbett Gallery
 

Ikuko Iwamoto represented by Cavaliero Finn 


Vezzini & Chen represented by Ting-Ying 

Collect
22-25 February 2018
Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

For further information & tickets: 
www.craftscouncil.org.uk/what-we-do/collect/

Opening night

Opening night

Future Icons Winter Showcase #3

*Tonight*
Late night shopping at Future Icons Winter Showcase - open until 830pm


Head down to 67 York Street tonight for late night shopping at Future Icons Winter Showcase. We have the finest jewellery, home decor, art and fashion accessories available to buy right now. Prices start from £12, read on to view our highlights for perfect Christmas gifts. 

**Don't forget Future Icons Winter Showcase closes this Saturday at 6pm. We look forward to welcoming you**

Date: 6-11 November // 12-6pm daily

Address: 67 York Street, Marylebone, London, W1H 1QB

Nearest Tube: Marylebone & Baker Street

Disciplines and designers on show:

Ceramics: Helen Beard // Ikuko Iwamoto //Jo Davies // Vezzini & Chen // With special guest: Helen Evans Ceramics: Studio Collection

Furniture & LightingKevin Stamper // Louis Jobst

Glass: Utopia & Utility // Vezzini & Chen

Jewellery & Fashion: Kei Tominaga // Myia Bonner // Pipét

Sculpture: Anna Barlow //Remy Dubibe // Takuya Kamiyama

Textiles: Christabel Balfour // Tammy Kanat // Tania Johnson 

Opening night

Opening night

Future Icons Winter Showcase #2

Future Icons Winter Showcase: 6-11 November 2018

Future Icons presents the inaugural Winter Showcase of client collections at 67 York Street, Marylebone. For this occasion, Future Icons has selected key pieces from client collections for design savvy buyers to purchase in time for the Christmas shopping season. 

Date: 6-11 November // 12-6pm daily

Late night shopping: Tuesday 7 & Thursday 9 November > until 830pm

Address: 67 York Street, Marylebone, London, W1H 1QB

Nearest Tube: Marylebone & Baker Street

Disciplines and designers on show:

Ceramics: Helen Beard // Ikuko Iwamoto //Jo Davies // Vezzini & Chen // With special guest: Helen Evans Ceramics: Studio Collection

Furniture & LightingKevin Stamper // Louis Jobst

Glass: Utopia & Utility // Vezzini & Chen

Jewellery & Fashion: Kei Tominaga // Myia Bonner // Pipét

Sculpture: Anna Barlow //Remy Dubibe

Textiles: Christabel Balfour // Tammy Kanat // Tania Johnson 

The full press release can be downloaded here

 

 

Future Icons Winter Showcase #1

Future Icons Winter Showcase: 6-11 November 2018

Future Icons presents the inaugural Winter Showcase of client collections at 67 York Street, Marylebone. For this occasion, Future Icons has selected key pieces from client collections for design savvy buyers to purchase in time for the Christmas shopping season. 

Disciplines and designers on show:

Ceramics: Helen Beard // Ikuko Iwamoto //Jo Davies // Vezzini & Chen // With special guest: Helen Evans Ceramics: Studio Collection

Furniture & LightingKevin Stamper // Louis Jobst

Glass: Utopia & Utility // Vezzini & Chen

Jewellery & Fashion: Kei Tominaga // Myia Bonner // Pipét

Sculpture: Anna Barlow //Remy Dubibe

Textiles: Christabel Balfour // Tammy Kanat // Tania Johnson 

The full press release can be downloaded here

 

 

Furniture in Colour at 67 York Street

This week, Future Icon Kevin Stamper is taking over 67 York Street for his first solo show in London. 

A true master craftsman, Kevin Stamper designs and painstakingly creates his fine furniture and wall pieces from his Wimbledon studio in London. Kevin’s unique marquetry process has gained him awards through Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers to feature articles by the Wall Street Journal.

All of Kevin's work is available to purchase and welcomes bespoke commissions too.

18 - 27 October, 10am - 6pm daily. (23 & 24 by appointment only)
67 York Street, Marylebone, London, W1H 1QB

With special thanks to Tania Johnson Design for rug loan.

 

 

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