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How to Commission Furniture and Lighting with Cox London and Henrietta Thom...
Wed 3 May 2017, 14:30 – 15:30 BST
Designer-makers Nicola and Christopher Cox of Cox London, talk to Journalist, Henrietta Thompson about their limited edition interior artwork and how to successfully commission a one-off piece of sculptural furniture or lighting. Visitors can visit their new Pimlico showroom and see the original drawings and stages of craftsmanship behind the collections. Telegraph Luxury design columnist and Wallpaper* editor at large Henrietta Thompson shares her prized furniture pieces from Cox London in this session which will focus on how to buy and commission works. Cox London designs and manufactures their own range of lighting and furniture as well as undertaking private commissions. This is an opportunity to discover the inspiration and techniques behind the designs including the limited-edition bronze Moifaa dining table with its sculpted abstract legs and a spectacular pure Thassos white marble top with a river of rare Swedish Ringborg green-stone running through, the sculptural Ferro Vitro forged mild steel and blown glass light, and the Golden Oak chandelier.