Mint News | Design, Trends & Events

Mint News
Archive
Videos

We are excited to reveal the Private View film from Mint’s London Design Festival 2019 exhibition ‘RAW’ by Inge Clemente. It was a memorable evening spent with lots of inspiring individuals. Thank you to all those who attended the event!

Continue reading to see more images from the party…

Read More

Micaella Pedros is a social and humanitarian designer based in London. She is inspired by the values of democratic design and do-it-yourself culture. Through her work, the designer seeks to contribute to society by unveiling ways to play and benefit from local resources and natural forces in order to empower people. ‘Joining Bottles’ is an experimental joining technique using plastic bottles.

Continue reading to discover more about this innovative project…

Read More

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!

Read More

Collect was a success!

We were thrilled to be part of this year’s Collect and we wanted to thank all our visitors for joining us.

We were delighted to exhibit a selection of contemporary collectible objects pushing the boundaries of craft and design. Our display proved one of the highlights of the fair, receiving an overwhelmingly positive response from visitors.

Continue reading to discover the highlights from the fair…

Read More

Valeria Sergienko of the multidisciplinary studio Nome Design is a Russian designer based in Stockholm. Her main research explores the decline of natural resources forcing her to work with non-virgin materials to develop her projects.

Continue reading to discover more about her stunning Perception collection…

Read More

 

We are excited to finally reveal the Private View film from Mint’s London Design Festival 2018 exhibition ‘TRANS-FORM’ by Emiliano Verrocchio. Many friends and collaborators came along to celebrate and mingle, it was a fantastic party!

Read More

Last month, friends and designers joined to celebrate the Private View of our Spring Show, Rock Paper Salt Air. Please enjoy this short film by Emiliano Verrocchio that captures the evening perfectly.

Read More

Cocoon, Mint Luminates Exhibition © Inge Clemente

Francesca Hobbs has created an immersive sculpture that is ‘activated’ by interaction. The piece creates a cocoon-like environment that invites visitors to explore and discover the piece. This piece was featured in Mint’s LDF17 exhibition, Mint Luminates.

Continue reading to find out more about this fascinating project…

Read More

Mint at Collect 2018 © Sophie Mutevelian

Mint was thrilled to be part of this year’s Collect – The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects, for the first time!

Collect has been the leading event on the global crafts calendar – an essential, discipline-crossing showcase of modern creative expression for collectors, enthusiasts and practitioners alike. Returning to the Saatchi Gallery on 22–25 February 2018, this year Collect presented exceptional objects in ceramic, glass, jewellery, wood, metal, textiles and experimental materials, and represented the work of an astonishingly diverse array of makers from Britain and beyond. Invited by a distinguished panel of craft specialists, 40 worldwide galleries from four continents participated, presenting a selection of pioneering pieces. Additionally, this year a bigger enthuses was given to furniture design with the appearance of different galleries exhibiting for the first time.

Mint’s display proved one of the highlights of the fair, receiving an overwhelmingly positive response from Collect visitors.

Thank you to those who visited Mint at Collect. Continue reading to discover the highlights from the fair…

Read More

This week we are highlighting the impressive jewellery pieces we have available at Mint. These pieces have been featured in Mint’s LDF17 exhibition, Mint Luminates. Both designers Marija Puipaitė and Dovile Kondrasovaite have focused on the organic connection between an object and user to create inspired collections.

Continue reading to see their unique jewellery pieces…

Read More