In partnership with London Craft Week, ‘The Grosvenor Series’ offers a unique, behind-the-scenes glimpse of some of London’s finest artisan craftspeople, with a collection of workshops, demonstrations and talks in May.
Following last year’s success, ‘A Window with a View’ returns to Pimlico Road, Belgravia on Saturday 7 May 2016, 11am – 3pm. The area’s design experts will display their craft in live window displays. These include 3D printed sculptures and marquetry (applying veneers) at LINLEY, marble carving at JAMB and activity at Rose Uniacke, Ossowski, Daylesford Organic and Howe London. This special event is open to the public and free for all to attend.
Additional events in Mayfair and Belgravia are hosted by the Beaumont hotel, Soane Britain, De Vroomen, Rachel Vosper, James Purdey & Sons, Stephen Webster, Backes & Strauss, The New Craftsman, Loewe, and Elizabeth Gage. For the full programme please click here.
Will Bax, Director of Placemaking, London Estate at Grosvenor Britain & Ireland said: “Mayfair and Belgravia are home to world-leading designers, artisans and craftspeople and we are proud to work with London Craft Week once again to showcase their work. Our retailers are passionate about quality craftsmanship, and each of the stores has a different interesting and unique story to tell. Mayfair and Belgravia are constantly evolving and have a deserved reputation for art, design and culture, contributing to London’s standing as a global city.”
Pimlico Road in Belgravia is one of London’s most stylish districts for design and homewares, with some of the country’s eminent art and antique dealers and leading food and design champions. These include FBC London, Nicholas Haslam Ltd, Joanna Wood, LINLEY and Daylesford Organic.
For more information contact:
020 7312 6479/6101
Notes to Editors
For more information on Grosvenor’s London estate please visit www.grosvenorlondon.com
London Craft Week is an annual event, now in its second year, celebrating craftsmanship in London. For more information visit www.londoncraftweek.com
Grosvenor Britain & Ireland
Grosvenor Britain & Ireland’s mission is to create and recreate inspiring places and neighbourhoods, delivering value for customers, shareholders and co-investors with its place-making expertise. It owns, develops and manages a diverse property portfolio in cities across Britain and Ireland. Business units are focused on its London estate, comprising 300 acres of Mayfair and Belgravia in the heart of the UK’s capital, and developments elsewhere in London, Edinburgh, Liverpool, Oxford, Cambridge and Southampton. As at 31 December 2014, Grosvenor Britain & Ireland had £5.2bn of assets under management.
www.grosvenor.com and www.grosvenorlondon.com