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Oxo Gift Guide: Treats under £50

December 9, 2019

This Christmas we’re encouraging you to stay curious and shop small. Oxo Tower Wharf is home to over 25 designer-maker shops and studios where you can meet the people behind the brands and shop in a calm environment overlooking the beautiful River Thames. Buying independent doesn’t always have to be expensive. Here’s our gift guide…

Q&A with Hiffy Ulrich – The London Illustration Fair 2019

November 25, 2019

In anticipation for The London Illustration Fair 2019  at Bargehouse this weekend, we ask one of the exhibitors – Hiffy Ulrich some questions and find out what’s new in the world of Hiffy. Hiffy is an Illustrator and Designer, working with a variety of mediums such as print making and sewing. We love Hiffy’s playful,…

Oxo Tower Wharf lights up London – with a twist!

November 3, 2019

The famous O X O lights of Oxo Tower Wharf are once again lighting up the London skyline following a major refurbishment project. The well-known red neon lights of this riverside iconic building have been replaced by sustainable LEDs. Not only can Londoners and visitors see the O X O lights shine red again, but…

NEW CREATIVES Q&A – Vivien Wilson

November 1, 2019

We’re building up to next years New Creatives season at Oxo Tower wharf with a Q&A to check in with a #newcreative from this years season to see what they’ve been up to. Applications for bookings during 2020 are now open! Vivien Wilson exhibited as a part of London College of Fashion’s graduate show 2019….

LFA 19 – Momentto: Collaborative Timber Project at Oxo Tower Wharf and beyond

July 17, 2019

Each June, London comes to life with an amazing programme of events and activities centered around celebrating the cities architectural excellence. London Festival of Architecture has something for everyone, from studio lates and debates to new commissions, competitions and tours and this years theme of ‘Boundaries’ got the cities creative juices flowing. Behind the scenes…

ARTS THREAD X IOM CHALLENGE – REDESIGNING MIGRANT INFORMATION CENTERS IN THE GAMBIA

June 5, 2019

Are you an emerging designer or creative ready to put your skills into practice to create lasting, impactful change for young people? Our friends at Arts Thread, together with International Organisation for Migration (IOM) are looking for a talented interaction/service/interior designer or architect to support their teams in transforming two Migrant Information Centers into local…

COMPETITION: WIN A HAND-WOVEN CLOTH BY MARIA SIGMA MADE AT ‘THE FUTURE OF CRAFT’ DURING LONDON CRAFT WEEK

June 3, 2019

Last month we celebrated London Craft Week 2019 by launching a brand new event in collaboration with Design-Nation and Future Icons; The Future of Craft took place at Bargehouse and featured displays from 40 makers, live demonstrations, hands-on workshops, a film installation and a free programme of talks. One of the demonstrations mesmerising those that…

Lois O’Hara Q&A at Oxo Tower Wharf

May 30, 2019

We checked in with Lois O’Hara, an artist and designer from Brighton who has recently painted ‘Colour is Power’ at Oxo Tower Wharf. Her instantly recognisable blobs, wiggles and patterns have been taking over the public domain in the past few years in the form of murals, art direction and design. Her brand ethos has…

London Craft Week 2019 – Our Top Picks

May 2, 2019

As you might be able to tell from our Instagram page, we’re getting more excited by the day for London Craft Week 2019 and the launch of our new event The Future of Craft at Bargehouse.  Aside from our own event, there is so much happening across London between 8-12 May to celebrate the city’s exceptional craftsmanship, from hidden…

2018 Round Up

January 8, 2019

Whilst we’re raring to go for 2019 it feels wrong to press forward into the new year without a quick look back at 2018 and everything that went on at Oxo Tower Wharf. FASHIONABLE START TO THE YEAR We kicked off the year with a fashion theme at Bargehouse, hosting Xander Zhou’s A/W 18 show…