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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…

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…

OXO GIFT GUIDE

December 13, 2018

Are you looking for last-minute gifts that stand out from the crowd? Then do not fear, intrepid shopper. You can find original, well-designed presents at Oxo Tower Wharf this year and support small businesses and designer makers at the same time. Find out who’s here. Visitors can watch designers at work and purchase or commission…

Veuve Clicquot – The Widow Series: REBELS at Bargehouse

December 4, 2018

Now firmly established in the London events calendar, this year’s annual celebration of Widow (or Veuve in French) Clicquot took place at Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf. With creative director Tom Hingston at the helm, REBELS brought together renowned designers, musicians and artists such as Nick Knight, Joe Goddard, Jenny Beth and Young Fathers to create…

Bargehouse: a space fit for a king, now a leading space for creatives

July 23, 2018

How many central London venues can you think of that can host a trendy pop-up croquet bar one week and a Mexican mezcal festival the next? And this doesn’t even begin to scratch the surface of Bargehouse’s breadth of usage over the years. Bargehouse is a vast, raw industrial space which is ready to be…

London Design Festival: designjunction is coming to Oxo Tower Wharf

June 5, 2018

Cultural diaires at the ready: the internationally acclaimed design fair lands on Oxo Tower Wharf, the Riverside Walkway and Doon Street site this September for the London Design Festival 2018. The event will bring hundreds of product launches, pop-up shops, bespoke installations, tempting street food and purpose-built bars to the area, presenting the latest in…

CRAFT MONTH AT OXO

April 19, 2018

Hundreds of exciting craft events take place every year during the month of May. As home to some of the UK’s most innovative and internationally renowned contemporary designer-makers, Oxo Tower Wharf is not one to miss out on this celebration of creativity and hand-making. Throughout May join us for exhibitions, workshops and maker talks: meet jewellers and artists…

London Design Festival 2017

September 29, 2017

For nine days in September Oxo Tower Wharf celebrated design in all its forms for the London Design Festival. A vibrant mix of site-specific installations, events and happenings took place across its exhibition and outdoor spaces and in the design studios as part of the Bankside Design District. THE COURTYARD The Courtyard at Oxo Tower…