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Posts Tagged ‘Anthony Burrill’

Introducing Up Side Up: an interview with founder Angharad Lewis

New design website Up Side Up launches this week with a handmade marquetry serving tray by A Practice for Everyday Life and a set of ceramic stacking bowls by Ben Branagan & Laura Carlin. Looks fab!

Written by Amelia Gregory

Up Side Up logo
Up Side Up is a brand new design website that comes to you courtesy of the wonderful Angharad Lewis, formerly of the much missed Grafik magazine (as well as many other superb design projects). Up Side Up is an innovative platform to help graphic designers create goods beyond the standard fare: where they are helped by future buyers to develop and make interesting objects that are then sold exclusively on the website. Think Kickstarter, created exclusively for the graphic design community. The beautiful first limited editions include:

PELLICCI TRAY by A Practice for Everyday Life

Up Side Up APFEL_Pelliccitray
Inspired by famous Bethnal Green eatery Pellicci’s, Emma Thomas and Kirsty Carter of APFEL have designed a handmade serving tray,… read more

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The ACOFI Book Tour visits Soma Gallery in Bristol

Fiona Hamilton is the brains behind Soma Gallery, a wonderful shop with whom Amelia's Magazine has had a long relationship. I visited as part of my ACOFI Book Tour on Thursday 26th May 2011.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Soma Gallery has been a faithful stockist of Amelia’s Magazine since the early days of its print version, so I’ve had a long and lovely relationship with gallery owner Fiona …

Pick Me Up 2011 at Somerset House: a review

The Pick Me Up Contemporary Graphic Art Fair returns to Somerset House for another 10 day run less than a year after 2010's very successful inaugural event. Here's my pick of the crop, and thoughts about the exhibition.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Tiger Feet by Paul Blow.
Yesterday 2011’s Pick Me Up once again kicked off in the Embankment Galleries at Somerset House. I went along to the opening night to check out …

Graphic love: Outline Editions expands Soho pop-up shop with ‘Love in the Forest’

A new series of love-themed works have been added to Outline Editions’ graphic arts collection ‘Into the Forest’. ‘Love in the Forest’ runs until 31 January in Soho.

Written by Jessica Furseth

Heart / Target by Patrick Thomas. All images courtesy of Outline Editions.
Outline Editions’ pop-up shop is tucked away behind the stalls on Berwick Street Market, but the bright shop front …

Exhibition: The Art Of Conversation

Inventory, London and Bank, Berlin invited a mix of studios and designers to participate in an inventive and well thought out exhibition examining the art of conversation and its role in the creative process.

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Photo: © Guy Archard
Whilst The Art Of Conversation has now sadly closed at the Idea Generation Gallery, London. The good news for those swinging by Berlin this summer, is that …

Billbored highlights

So after a nail-biting election, we now face the first coalition government since Winston Churchill’s wartime administration – but first thing’s first, did any of you catch those cheeky ‘Billbored’ slogans??

Written by Kat Phan

Illustration by Leinz
The above scene probably wasn’t too far off how things looked during those first few days after the election, as talks between Nick Clegg and David Cameron opened …