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John Makepeace OBE, Furniture Maker and Designer

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The Carpenters' Company

Carpenters' Hall

1 Throgmorton Avenue

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EC2N 2JJ

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To celebrate London Craft Week, John Makepeace, renowned Furniture Maker and Designer, will talk about how he created the Master's Chair for the Carpenters' Company.

John was awarded an OBE in 1988 for services to furniture design and in 2002 received the American Furniture Society's Award of Distinction.

In November 2010 he was nominated by the Chartered Society of Designers for the Prince Philip Designers Prize 2010 and received a Special Commendation. John has received Lifetime Achievement Awards from both the American Furniture Society (2004) and the Furniture Makers Company (2010). He is an Honorary Fellow of the Arts University Bournemouth (2009) and of Hereford College of Arts (2013).

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EC2N 2JJ

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