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Design

Scottish makers get set for London Design Festival

The world-famous London Design Festival celebrates and promotes London as the design capital of the world. But this year, the city isn't the only thing being showcased. Attending the festival is a raft of Scottish makers, working with textiles, furniture, jewellery and more. Here, we take a look at a (...)

Scotland at London Craft Week 2017

We look back at the Scottish presence at the third edition of London Craft Week that took place from Wednesday 3 to Sunday 7 May.

Occupying the Post-Industrial City - applications to Test Unit 2017 open

TAKTAL Director Helen Teeling tells us more about the art, design and architecture summer school and event programme.

Scottish success at the American Craft Show Baltimore

We hear from some of the designers and makers who showcased at the American Craft Show Baltimore in February 2017.

The Inventors of Tradition II

We hear more from Panel about their new publication with Atelier E.B that explores Scotland’s recent cultural past and how style can function as part of a broader political, social and cultural discourse.

Vanilla 'Inker' Hannah Grace Ryan on the programme for aspiring jewellers

Six months ago Glasgow jewellery studio Vanilla Ink welcomed a fresh batch of aspiring jewellers into their supportive incubator ‘pod’ to nurture their fresh talent.. we speak to 'inker' Hannah Grace Ryan.

Showcasing at Scotland: Craft & Design pavilion - Choi Keeryong

We speak to glass maker Choi Keeryong, one of the 20 makers selected to showcase at the first ever Scottish pavilion at London Design Fair 2016.

A new movement in Scottish design

We speak to Dr Stacey Hunter, director and curator of Local Heroes, a pop-up exhibition of Scottish design taking place at Edinburgh Airport throughout August 2016.

SAY Award 2016 commission designer Karen Hanvidge

We chat to ceramicist Karen Hanvidge who designed this year's Scottish Album of the Year prize commission.

Beyond the Finish Line

An innovative social enterprise programme linked to the Commonwealth Games was a double winner at this year's Lighthouse Design Impact Awards, securing both the overall award and the public vote.