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Mint curates an innovative exhibition dedicated to an unconventional approach to design with a main focus on respecting nature and minimising the human impact on the environment. Featuring over 60 established designers and new talents selected globally for their ability to cross boundaries in pursuit of “Considerate Design”.

In addition, for this year’s Brompton Design District theme Nature/Nurture Mint presents a Raw twist on sustainability and circular design.

We look forward to seeing you all during the festival!

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We are excited to reveal the Private View film from Mint’s summer exhibition ‘Mosaic’ by Inge Clemente. Many friends and collaborators came along to celebrate with us, it was a fantastic evening!

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British design writer and critic Grant Gibson has published a series of podcasts. Over the course of six 30-minute interviews, Gibson talks to different designers, artists and makers about their relationship to a particular material or technique with which they’re intrinsically linked.

Series one of Material Matters is available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts and other podcasting platforms, free of charge. Don’t miss out!

Continue reading to learn more…

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An intimate documentary based on the experience of Italian-German design duo Andrea Zambelli and Nat Wilms during their 3-months Artist-in-Residence program in San Paulo, Brazil. An invitation by the gallery Firma Casa for an on-site solo show becomes the pretext for an introspective journey into Brazilian reality. What follows is a poetic vision that moves between a megalopolis rich in contrast and the atmosphere of a rustic carpenter workshop where the duo reveals the working process of their unique furnitures.

The video was nominated for one of best product design videos and will be shown at Milan Design Film Festival in October 2017.

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Photo © Inge Clemente

This month, we have been featured in Elle Decor US’ ’13 Design Stores To Inspire Your Home Decor’. Mostly featuring US based stores, Mint is honoured to be on the list alongside such revered choices, from L.A., New York, and Chicago, to Paris and Milan amongst many more.

Continue reading to see the article of not-to-be-missed design destinations, written by Kristen Bateman and Sara Tardiff.

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An unrivalled opportunity to see and buy contemporary works, International Art Fair ‘Collect’ took place earlier this month, and the Mint team were delighted to indulge our passion for design.

Exhibiting ceramics, glass, jewellery, wood, metal and textiles, Collect represents both established and emerging artists and makers from many of the world’s finest galleries in the inspiring environment of the Saatchi Gallery.

Continue reading to see just some of the pieces that caught our eye…

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Founded in 2014 by German textile designers, Eva Schlechte and Jennifer Hier, Studio Gutedort’s work is an intersection of craftsmanship and design combined with an experimental position.

Continue reading to find out more about the innovative duo’s previous projects, and the pieces currently exhibited at Mint.

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