At The Ocean Awards 2016, Selfridges was honoured with the Corporate and Social Responsibility Award for its Project Ocean 2015 initiative with our exhibition on marine plastic pollution and Water Bar inviting shoppers to ‘imagine life without the plastic bottle’.
SELFRIDGES PROJECT OCEAN AT THE OCEAN AWARDS 2016
URBAN PLUNGE EXHIBITION OPENING AT ROCA BARCELONA GALLERY 26 Jan – 23 April ’16
Following on from our London exhibition in 2014, Urban Plunge opens in Roca Barcelona Gallery with new additions including OAB’s proposal for a swimming pool bridge in Barcelona’s River Besos, and the Urban Plunge Competition Barcelona, showcasing four great projects from Catalonia’s architectural schools, which propose imaginative natural baths in the old port and Barcelona’s river.
ROBIN DAY WORKS IN WOOD AT THE V&A, LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL 19 Sep – 4 Oct ’15
To celebrate the renowned furniture designer’s centenary year, we have curated an exhibition focusing on Robin Day’s use of wood, a significant but little explored aspect of his work. Echoing Day’s childhood growing up in the woods of High Wycombe, Turner Prize nominees, Assemble have created a playful forest of timber plinths juxtaposing previously unseen personal objects alongside much loved and recognisable pieces.
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BROMPTON DESIGN DISTRICT, LONDON DESIGN DISTRICT 19 – 27 Sep ’15
The Brompton Design District continues its programme with a series of engaging pop-ups curated by Jane Withers. Highlights include: The Voice of Things, a project curated by Sarah van Gameren and Phillipe Malouin, co-tutors of Platform 18 at the RCA, Pia Wustenberg’s OBJECT RELATIONS asking us to consider process as well as the finished object and Marmoreal by Max Lamb for Dzek.