Scotland: Craft & Design 2016

21 Sep - 24 Sep 2016

Murdo McDermid

The inaugural Scotland: Craft & Design pavilion championed the energy, innovation and talent in the Scottish contemporary craft sector at London Design Fair 2016.


London Design Fair
First Floor / Hall T4-A
Old Truman Brewery
91 Brick Lane
E1 6QR
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10:00am - 6:00pm

Working in partnership, Craft Scotland and Emergents created this pavilion to present the very best in contemporary Scottish contemporary craft and design. 22 emerging and established designer/makers from across Scotland were selected by an industry panel to take part in the Scotland: Craft & Design pavilion. Each maker’s exceptional work covered a broad range of techniques and processes, and demonstrated the breadth and quality of the sector. Visitors discovered a curated collection of ceramics, lighting, jewellery, glass, furniture, textiles, and more.

The pavilion featured a custom-made stand designed by award-winning Scottish design studio, GRAS. They won the prestigious Grand Prix award at The Drum’s Scottish Design Awards for the Scotland: Craft & Design 2016 pavilion design.

The selection panel:

  • Jimmy Macdonald: Founder and Director, London Design Fair (Tent London & Super Brands London)
  • Jo Scott: Project Manager, Craft Scotland
  • Natalie Melton: Co-Founder and Managing Director, The New Craftsmen
  • Pamela Conacher: Director, Emergents
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