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Crafted Elegance:
A Fusion of Tradition and Innovation

Immerse yourself in the captivating realm of 'Crafted Elegance: A Fusion of Tradition and Innovation,' where visitors embark on a journey into London's artisanal mastery. Presented by Blackdot Gallery, this curated exhibition invites exploration of the intricate craftsmanship woven throughout the city.

 

Discover the rich narratives behind each creation as you traverse the exhibition space. Marvel at the fluidity of molten metals, expertly transformed into delicate jewellery pieces, or appreciate the meticulous precision of handcrafted ceramics, reflecting centuries of artisanal expertise. Engage directly with artisans as they share their passion and insights into their craft, revealing the cultural significance of their work.

 

'Crafted Elegance' is more than just an exhibition; it's a celebration of the beauty and innovation inherent in the art of making. It pays homage to London's vibrant artisan community, showcasing the city's rich cultural heritage and creative ethos.

 

Whether you're a seasoned collector, an aficionado of fine craftsmanship, or simply curious to explore the world of artisanal creation, 'Crafted Elegance' promises to inspire, captivate, and leave a lasting impression. Join us as we celebrate the unparalleled talent and creativity of London's artisans at this exceptional exhibition.

What to Expect

Celebrating outstanding British and international creativity, the festival brings together over 750 established and emerging makers, designers, brands and galleries from around the world. A curated selection based not on price or fame, but underlying substance. Plus, that essential dash of magic and inspiration that separates great from good.

London Craft Week

Open Call - Join the Creative Journey

Are you a creative soul eager to showcase your talent and ideas to a captivated audience? We welcome you to participate in our Open Call for the London Craft Week 2024. Submit your projects, installations, and concepts, and stand a chance to be featured in this internationally acclaimed event. Embrace the opportunity to connect with fellow designers, industry professionals, and design enthusiasts.

To ensure the highest level of curation and support for the selected projects, there is a participating fee for each artist. 

 

Category:

1) Photographs & 2D Art £220

2) Video Art £70 (looped) £280 (individual screen)

3) Physical Work & Installation Art £480

Fee covers: 

-  Wall space, installation, and curation.

- Private viewing with bar included.

- Participation in virtual edition tour post-exhibition.

- Event documentation provided (photos, videos).

- Collective promotion and marketing.

- Labels and packaging for your works using your original.

We take 0% commission from every sale.

You will get:

1) Official London Craft Week Maker Feature

2) LCW Special Edition: Artist Interview 

3) Networking Opportunities

4) Enhanced Visibility

5) Access to Art Market Insights

6) Professional Documentation

7) Customised Artist Support

8) Potential Sales and Commissions

9) Inclusion in London Craft Week Archives

10) International Exposure

How to Participate

Submitting your work is easy!

Complete the Open Call registration form. Share your vision, passion, and portfolio, and let your creativity shine. We are on the lookout for groundbreaking concepts that challenge convention and inspire awe. 

Application Fee: £5

Please note that the application fee is non-refundable.

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