Collect: The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects
"During an extended run of five days, the Crafts Council presents an unrivalled opportunity to see and buy contemporary museum-quality ceramics, glass, jewellery, wood, metal and textiles from established and emerging artists and makers represented by over 37 of the world’s finest galleries. In this inspiring environment visitors can indulge both their passion for collecting and their interest in design and interiors."
In February 2018 Designer Bookbinders will be exhibiting work of some of it's members at the Crafts Councils's international art fair for contemporary objects, entitled 'Collect'. This will take place at The Saatchi Gallery in London from 22-25 February, and we'll be joining 35 international galleries showcasing a selection of wonderful new bindings from our binders.
In addition to one of the main stands, Annette Friedrich will be taking over one of the Crafts Council's five 'Spotlight Stands'. The Collect Spotlights are a handful of galleries, or is DB's case societies, that have been selected to exhibit experimental work displayed in innovative ways that seeks to challenge, excite and create discussion around the aisles of the fair.
'Woolf I - IX' by Annette Friedrich
Text excerpts, design sketches, and diary notes will throw a light on both makers' quest to shape a new kind of language within their respective settings. Moments of vision are highlighted, as well as those of doubt. Two makers journey, two makers in the making.
Annette Friedrich will be present throughout the show.
For more information about the 14th edition of the fair and to buy tickets click here.