Gareth Williams, Senior Tutor, Department of Design Products, Royal College of Art talks about First Hand.
First Hand is the first collection of commercial products from the internationally renowned Design Products course at RCA. The pieces in the collection have been selected by course leaders, Tord Boontje and Gareth Williams. In addition to pieces by recent graduates, the collection includes works by the College's established faculty, including design partnership El Ultimo Grito.
When & Where
Design Event was established in 2005 to support designers working in the north of England and to provide a platform for the public to engage with good design.
Our mission is:
To promote and support designers and makers working in the North of England.
To raise standards and provide regional and national platforms to showcase the high quality design being produced, alongside national and international work; positioning the North of England as a hot bed of design talent, creating opportunities for designers and the public to engage with high quality design.