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MA Graduate Showcase at OXO Tower Gallery: London Design Festival

Selected works from MA graduates at the University for the Creative Arts (UCA) Farnham will be showcased at OXO Tower Wharf Gallery as part of the London Design Festival (14 – 22 Sept) – an annual event, held to celebrate and promote London as the design capital of the world.

'Damaged Goods' Image by Lene Ryden /MA Ceramics

'Damaged Goods' by Lene Ryden / MA Ceramics

The exhibition, Connected – The Makers’ Art will showcase a collective of twenty MA graduates from the School of Crafts & Design at UCA Farnham. The works on display will represent some of the UK’s finest emerging craft and designer-makers working today.

Connected – The Makers’ Art will provide a dynamic environment for those transitioning from student to practitioner showcasing their multi-disciplinary practices; Textiles, Ceramics, Jewellery, Metalwork and Product Design. 

'114 Harrington Road'. Image courtesy Sian Highwood-MA Textiles

'114 Harrington Road' by Sian Highwood / MA Textiles

This occasion will give the students the opportunity to stage themselves as emerging designer-makers whose work is focused on pushing boundaries within the field of craft and design through their use of materials and processes, whilst publicly launching new works. 

'Healing' Image: Isabel Gomes/MA Textiles

'Healing' by Isabel Gomes / MA Textiles

This free exhibition runs from 11 September – 22 September, 11.00am to 6.00pm at OXO Tower Wharf, London, SE1 9PH. For more information visit: www.oxotower.co.uk

To learn about other events during London Design Festival, visit their website.

To find out more about studying craft & design at UCA, visit the course pages.