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New Boosbeck Industries
Wed 12 October 2016, 13:00 – 14:00 BST
New Boosbeck Industries is a social enterprise that encourages people to work together to design and build furniture. The project is led by artist Adam Clarke and inspired by Boosbeck Industries, a 1930s initiative led by the Pennyman family that aimed to address unemployment through creativity.
The ambition to find creative solutions to society’s problems. We aim to continu to work with community groups, members of the public and the unemployed to restart this production of bespoke furniture which you can purchase.
The involvment of our members of New boosbeck decide what we make and how we make it., alongside our aim to Establish and develop new furniture making on Teesside for a global network.
We’d love you to get involved.
LEARN – come with an idea and leave with blue prints
DEVELOP – test the ideas with prototypes
SELL – add your design to the collection
MAKE – help produce the furniture