meet the author Designer allegra hicks signs copies of her book an eye for Design in the riba bookshop. 2pm
Design lecture hosteD bY House & GarDen creating Furniture For toDaY’s interiors bespoke furniture maker and interior designer tim gosling discusses his creative approach. Drawing on inspiration from classical architecture and the work of sir John soane and robert adam, find out how every commission also reflects the needs and taste of his clients. 3pm - 4pm
Wednesday 16 March
All DAy MAsterclAss hosteD bY LivinGeTC anD Klc school oF Design living With collections – create Your signature stYle 10am - 3pm take part in a full day of informative lectures packed with inspiring ideas and practical tips about how to build and show treasured possessions that reflect who you are.
Design lecture: the art oF collecting Demystify the art market and discover how to create collections of your own with vanessa curry, Director of Fine art source. learn how to search out old and new treasures, navigating auction houses and, even, car boot sales, with confidence. gain valuable insights into art, paintings and frames.
Design lecture: mastering DisPlaY techniques – hoW to create visual harmonY interior designer Debby thurston shares insider secrets on how to showcase your collectibles. Find clever ways to bestow star status on artwork, accessories and furniture by manipulating space and flattering them with light. learn how to group them successfully for maximum impact.
Design lecture: stYling Your sPace interiors writer and stylist Judith Wilson explores inspiring ways to make your signature style work. With great planning and a creative eye, find out how to bring another dimension to your home using a stylist’s approach.
Thursday 17 March
Design lecture William morris anD his imPact Director of the Design museum, london, Deyan sudjic, talks about William morris, influential designer, a pioneer of socialism, feminism and a key figure in the development of contemporary design. 11.30am - 12.30pm
Design lecture hosteD bY eLLe DeCoraTion britain – islanD oF iDeas multi-award-winning designer lee broom, in conversation with michelle ogundehin, editor-in-chief of eLLe Decoration, discusses why britain is such a hotbed of talent. lee has designed over 35 exciting venues in the uK, specialising in bars and restaurants, and also made a name with his iconic furniture and lighting. 3pm - 4pm
www.dcch.co.uk All Day Masterclass: £20.00 Location: SPACE, Third Floor, South Dome