SOMERSET HOUSE, STRAND, LONDON WC2R 1LA
27 FEBRUARY - 1 MARCH 2020
To mark 30 years of supporting excellence in British craft, the Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust (QEST) will be exhibiting at Collect for the first time in 2020, showcasing the work of seven QEST Scholars in an exhibition titled ‘Tradition Redressed’. The curated stand will examine the support given by QEST to artists exploring innovation and excellence within craft traditions.
The makers will be showing works which interpret traditional crafts or materials in innovative and contemporary ways, pushing boundaries and keeping craft relevant. They are basket weaver Annemarie O’Sullivan, ceramicists Alice Walton and Matthew Warner, mixed-media artist Dorcas Casey, wood turner Eleanor Lakelin, silversmith Grant McCaig and glass artist Kaja Upelj.
COLLECT is the International Art Fair for Modern Craft & Design held annually by the Crafts Council.
Thurs: 11am-5pm, Fri-Sun: 11am-6pm