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Smartify App Launches at the Royal Academy

SEEN was fortunate enough to attend the launch of the Smartify app at the Royal Academy recently. Will Dallimore, Director of Public Engagement at the RA, welcomed us at a time of great transformation. They’ve had a huge construction project going on, which means that there will be a 70% increase in new public space …

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London Craft Week is Back Again

After the success of last year’s first edition, the London Craft Week opens again from 3rd to 7th May to showcase exceptional craftsmanship from around the world through a journey-of-discovery programme of 129 events across the city, featuring hidden workshops and unknown makers alongside celebrated masters, famous studios, galleries, shops and luxury brands.

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Visionary Crazy Golf in Trafalgar Square

On the 25th of April, The London Design Festival launched a Kickstarter campaign to bring Visionary Crazy Golf to London’s Trafalgar Square. From 16th – 22nd September 2016, coinciding with the Festival itself, a fun, free and futuristic Crazy Golf course will fill Trafalgar Square with Pop Art colours and avant-garde forms with holes by nine distinguished designers, including Paul Smith, the late Zaha Hadid, Mark Wallinger, and Tom Dixon.

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W152 Busby

This is not a story about gadgetry (regardless of technical achievements), but rather an affirmation about how we live – that wherever light is supplied, power is often also required to charge our burgeoning electronic devices.

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Hotaru Lanterns

The Hotaru lighting collection is produced in handmade mulberry bark washi paper and its frame in locally harvested bamboo. Each lantern is crafted using the original techniques employed by Ozeki Co. Ltd.

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ST PANCRAS CHAMBERS (SPC) COLLECTION

In keeping with the transformation and splendour of St Pancras, SPC has created a new collection of beautiful high-end artwork, leather items, accessories, and homewares for the discerning collector and visitor to the city alike, who are keen to take home an iconic item to remind them of their stay in this historic part of London

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sketch

What is sketch? Is it a historic architectural example of a Georgian townhouse in the London’s exclusive Mayfair district? Is it a sophisticated and luxurious Michelin-starred food temple?