New Designers 2017

Location:

Business Design Centre, N1 0QH

Date:

28-Jun-17 to 30-Jun-17

Opening Hours:

All day event, Drop in sessions

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New Designers is the UK’s most important graduate design exhibition, full of innovation and fresh thinking. Come join the Goldsmiths’ Company, the Goldsmiths’ Centre and the Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office on stand S8 in the Jewellery & Contemporary Design & Crafts Zone. See what support you can get from us and meet others taking part in New Designers.

Visit New Designers for tickets and more information. 


IT STARTS HERE… STAND S8

Wed 28 June 2017

Awards Preview Evening, 6.30pm – 9pm, Drop in 

Thu 29 June 2017

10am – 8pm, Drop in  

Fri 30 June 2017

10am – 5pm, Drop in 


IT STARTS HERE… GOLDSMITHS’ FAIR Q&A

Wed 28 June

4pm – 4.30pm

Goldsmiths’ Fair is the most high-profile contemporary jewellery and silver selling exhibition in the UK. Each year 10 graduates are selected for the Goldsmiths’ Fair Graduate Bursary Scheme who receive a free stand at the Fair, £1,500 grant, a loan of £3,000 worth of silver bullion and tailored mentoring from the Goldsmiths’ Centre. Ask David Mills, the Director of Communications and Marketing, your questions covering everything from the application and selection process to what support is given in the run-up to Goldsmiths’ Fair. 

 

IT STARTS HERE… EXCLUSIVE TUTORS EVENING

Wed 28 June 2017

5pm – 6pm

Come join the Goldsmiths’ Company, the Goldsmiths’ Centre and the Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office on stand S8 in the Jewellery & Contemporary Design & Crafts Zone. Over a glass of wine catch up with other tutors taking part in New Designers and see what future support you can get from us.

  

IT STARTS HERE… DESIGN, DRAWING AND RENDERING FOR JEWELLERS AND SILVERSMITHS

Thu 29 June 2017

2.30pm – 3pm, Drop in session

Would you like to learn tips for drawing silver and jewellery? Then join the Goldsmiths’ Company Library team to discover contemporary resources and historic tricks of the trade which could improve your hand drawing skills.  

 

GRAB A GOLDSMITH

Could you benefit from knowing what options are available now you’ve graduated? Drop in to get advice to help you with your next career steps.

Thu 29 June 2017

10am – 5pm, Drop in session

Fri 30 June 2017

10am – 6pm, Drop in session 

 

IT STARTS HERE… WITH FLORA BHATTACHARY AND STEPHANIE HOLT

Thursday 29 June 2017

10am – 10.30am, Drop in session

The Goldsmiths’ Company, Goldsmiths’ Centre and Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office have a major role to play in developing the creative careers of jewellers and silversmiths. This is your chance to hear from award-winning jewellers Flora Bhattachary and Stephanie Holt (One Year On) who have taken their journey through university and are now establishing successful careers in the industry. Ask them your questions and discover what support they received along the way whilst enjoying a cup of coffee or tea.  

 

IT STARTS HERE… TALENT SPOTTING

Thursday 29 June 2017

10.30am – 12.30pm 

Each year the Goldsmiths’ Centretalent spots up and coming designer-makers who are exhibiting as part New Designers. Our judges select individuals who demonstrate particular talent and skill recognising them for their rising star potential. Whilst walking around keep an eye out for 2017’s ten talent spotted individuals within the Jewellery & Contemporary Design & Crafts Zone. 

 

IT STARTS HERE… WITH VICKY LEW AND SUZANNE SEED

Friday 30 June 2017

10am – 10.30am, Drop in session 

The Goldsmiths’ Company, Goldsmiths’ Centre and Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office have a major role to play in developing the creative careers of jewellers and silversmiths. This is your chance to hear from award-winning jeweller Vicky Lew and silversmith Suzanne Seed (One Year On) who have taken their journey through university and are now establishing successful careers in the industry. Ask them your questions and discover what support they received along the way whilst enjoying a cup of coffee or tea.  

 

HELP WITH HALLMARKING

Learn about and ask your questions on the legalities of Hallmarking your work, how to fill in a hallnote and about the Assay Office London’s amazing Student Hallmarking Package. 

Fri 30 June 2017

2.30pm – 3pm