6th March 2017
From 3 – 7 May, the third annual London Craft Week will showcase exceptional craftsmanship from around the world through a programme of over 200 events across the city. Featuring hidden workshops and unknown makers alongside celebrated masters, famous studios, galleries, shops and luxury brands, it’s become a firm favourite on the crafts calendar.
Cockpit Arts is delighted to be hosting two tours of our craft incubators as part of the programme, hosted by industry experts, Sarah Myerscough and Corinne Julius. See below for how to book tickets for these exclusive events. Many more Cockpit based makers are involved in events during the Week – keep checking our News section for more information.
Sarah Myerscough selects at Cockpit Arts, Holborn
Wednesday 3 May, 6 – 7.30pm
Gallerist, curator and Cockpit Arts’ Trustee, Sarah Myerscough, will host a guided tour of three studios at Cockpit Arts in Holborn. See behind the scenes with ceramicist Claudia Wassiczek, product design duo Studio Ayaskan and artist-jeweller Katrin Spranger, and gain insight into their creative processes and practices.
Corinne Julius selects at Cockpit Arts, Deptford
Thursday 4 May 6 – 7.30pm
Journalist and curator, Corinne Julius, will guide tour of a select group of makers based at Cockpit Arts in Deptford. This will include discussions and insights into the practices of glass artist Shelley James, sculptural wood artist Eleanor Lakelin and ceramicist David Marques
Image – Aquatopia by Katrin Spranger, photo by Jamie Trounce