We love talking shop, and believe the best work always starts with just that. Open, honest, enthusiastic and passionate conversations about the thing that interests you the most. If you’d like to kick off a conversation, we’d love to hear from you.
ShopTalk London started with a pub conversation after work. One of hundreds of conversations where we found ourselves talking shop.
Those conversations have taken us on some amazing adventures, from part-owning a pub in Mayfair to the international terminal at SFO, to wearing hard hats planning exciting new start-up projects.
We love the entrepreneurial spirit and surround ourselves with people who have it in abundance. Whether you’re a start-up, a challenger or an industry giant looking to spark a change, we’d love to start a conversation. Let’s talk.
Last week the team attended ‘Everything has been done before’, an exhibition hosted by Acrylicize, a collective of artists, designers and craftsmen. 16 artists created brand new works around the theme, playing around in the space between art and design, creating bespoke pieces. What effect on creativity and authenticity of an artwork does living in the age of social media have, where we can see what everyone else is doing all the time?
This was an opportunity for the ShopTalk team to meet up with other creatives in various areas of art and design to discuss these topics. It was a good chance to get involved with a side of design that we are not directly involved in, and to potentially take some of these ideas and perspectives to apply to our own work.
When internationally renowned interior-design house Studio Duggan decided to launch exclusive homeware brand Trove, and approached us about defining the brand & visual identity for this new venture – it…