In addition to our regular groups visiting Perkin House, the CE team has been out and about providing educational experiences across the region. Through sustained collaboration with providers of STEM education events, the CE team has continued to provide outreach activities for learners young and old.
Pat Hardcastle reports on this London region event which took place at London College of Fashion earlier this year.
This event, organised by SDC’s London region and hosted jointly with The Textile Institute London region was attended by 65 people from industry, retail, education and students. Ian Smith, the chair of SDC London opened by welcoming the delegates. He then introduced Dr Graham Clayton, CEO of the SDC and chair of the event.
Art, design and architecture used to be the domain of pure white, from columns to marble sculptures. That was until British designer Owen Jones changed everything, with his focus on colours and the patterns we see in our everyday lives. Diane Dean reports on his enduring legacy. With thanks to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation for this feature and audio.