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Bethan's Christmas installation for sketch London is now up! Bespoke PVC garlands put a twist on industrial materials, combining coloured welding curtains with brass rivet detailing and just a sprinkling of glitter. The installation can be seen until January 6th, 2016.
The CrissCross Blooms were exhibited in the Gems of Time exhibition at Saatchi Gallery, London.
The MOON ROCK table has been commissioned for the Annual Architecture and Design Series: 2nd Edition Exhibition - PAVILLON DE L'ESPRIT NOUVEAU: A 21st Century Show Home at the Swiss Institute, New York.
Bethan's work will be part of the Swiss Institute Annual Architecture and Design Series: 2nd Edition
PAVILLON DE L'ESPRIT NOUVEAU: A 21st Century Show Home, curated by Felix Burrichter
September 25 - November 8, 2015
Bethan Laura Wood and Fernando Laposse present Lolly Follies - A Witch's Revenge!
12 - 18 July 2015
A workshop at Domaine de Boisbuchet
Working in collaboration with designer and sugar artist Fernando Laposse, Bethan will lead a workshop that explores the pattern, colour and architectural possibilities of sugar. Creating a stained glass sugar folly, participants will aim to tempt Hansel and Gretel back into the forest!
Inspired by Dodie Thayer's Lettuce Ware ceramics, Bethan's installation for Tory Burch has been unveiled! It will tour to Milan, Munich, New York and then to London.
Tolix has invited 8 designers, including Bethan, to create a limited edition of the iconic Chair A, which turns 80 this years. Bethan presented her chair inspired by the theme 'atmosphere and allure'.
Bethan is on the cover of Icon Magazine!
L'Officiel Italia published an interview and feature on Bethan in their December issue!
A miniature living room designed by Bethan will be exhibited in "Small Stories: At Home in a Doll's House" at V&A Museum of Childhood.
13 December 2014 - 6 September 2015
FRAME magazine published a four-page spread on Bethan's high summer windows designed for Hermes UK!
WOOD london is proud to present: Christmas windows designed for Hermes UK
Set only images by Angus Mills
Sloane street images by Andrew Meredith
The Rainbow ceramics are part of the current show at Limoncello Gallery: selected by Michael Marriot and Jesse Wine (22 November - 20 December 2014)
Bethan's work will be featured at MADE - MARKET, ART, DESIGN 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil
5-9 November 2014
Bethan's collection is travelling to Turin, as part of 'design is a state of mind', curated by Martino Gamper, at Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli.
22 October, 2014 - 22 February, 2015
Bethan is showcasing her new ceramics range, Rainbow, in Atemporaneo at Apalazzo Gallery in Brescia, Italy. The show is curated by Silo Studio.
11 October - 15 November 2014
Bethan's piece MOON ROCK is part of this year's Dutch Design Week, included in the exhibition 'Design in Full Colour', curated by Scholten & Baijings.
18-26 October 2014
Bethan will be part of 'Super Stimuli', an exhibition presented by Modern Design Review at the Ace Hotel, during London Design Festival 2014.
16-22 September 2014
Bethan's Particle jewellery will be part of 'WOOD MOOD', Valcucine London at Forza with Barzaghistore, during London Design Festival 2014.
13-21 September 2014
Totem 5 part of the exhibition 'Living Glass' at mudac, Lausanne
11 December 2013 - 16 November 2014
WOOD london is proud to present: 'The Fruits of Labour'
Bethan has designed the high summer windows for UK Hermes stores
Set only images by Angus Mills
Particle jewellery, part of the WOOD exhibition at Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam
16 May - 10 August 2014
The Moon Rock table, part of the useful + beautiful: contemporary design for the home exhibition at Geffrye Museum, London
29 April - 25 August 2014
Bethan's collection presented in Martino Gamper: design is a state of mind exhibition at Serpentine Sackler Gallery, London
5 March - 18 May 2014
Guadalupe Daybed for Kvadrat at Salone del Mobile 2014, Milan
CrissCross presented for the first time in Italy at Nilufar Gallery, Salone del Mobile 2014, Milan
Bethan, part of FROM-TO, an exhibition curated by Martino Gamper, realised in collaboration with artisans of Vicenza, part of Salone del Mobile 2014.
FESTIVAL OF IMAGINATION @ SELFRIDGES - window in collaboration with Kim Thome
My First ever Styling Shoot! Made for AD Germany Quintessence 2013 with wonderful photographer Jake Curtis www.jakecurtis.co.uk
Bethan is nominated for 2 colour awards!
Best use of colour in the arts & contribution to colour
CRISSCROSS - NEW WORKS FROM BETHAN
BETHAN ANNOUNCED AS ONE OF THE RECIPIENTS
of DESIGNERS OF THE FUTURE AWARD
Bethan is host on Day 4 of the Milan Furniture Fair for Vogue.it
NEW WORK PARTICLE CONSTRUCT
WOOD london won UK Ketel One Legacy!
Bethan talks about her cabinets at the Furniture Gallery @ V & A
BETHAN IS SHORTLISTED FOR THE KETEL ONE VODKA MODERN CRAFT PROJECT
See this year's AD for a great article on Bethan's designs.
JAIME HAYON - SELECTED
I am very happy to announce the wonderful Jaime Hayon who I have admired since my student days when I first saw the fantastic show time collection, has selected me as his choice for Blickfang selected .
I also have been awarded the BRONZE blickfang Award in Copenhagen
and SILVER blickfang Award in Zurich
WOOD london GOES TO CHINA WITH MULBERRY
The wonderful British brand has taken my Shrine candelabra and Particle jewellery to showcase in China. All pieces were produced within the UK in collaboration with fantastic Craftsmen.
Beautiful portrait by Anthony Lycett
NEW PARTICLE PIECE!
VIENNA DESIGN WEEK
Last week I took part in LABOR along side Oscar Wanless, as we finally got to make a project together! The TAUT TAUT PAVILION
4 days non stop construction made from Vorwerk carpets and basic construction materials.
WOOD GOES TO PARIS!
I will be presenting the first piece from my upcoming second collection of Particle furniture
186, Avenue Victor Hugo 75016 Paris
16 October - 10 November 2012
from 12 am to 7 pm, Tuesday to Saturday or by appointment
A project by Nilufar Gallery, Balice Hertling and Dimore Studio
Beautiful portrait by Anthony Lycett
Public pattern 2012-Switerzland
Royal Academy of Arts Gala
I had the pleasure to be invited to a special Gala attended by the Queen, as part of the Jubilee celebration of her 60 years patronage of the Royal Academy of Arts. Myself and the wonderful Gary Card are seen here in the BBC coverage for the news.
NEW- SHRINE - NEW
SPAGHETTI JUNCTION MILAN 2012@Nilufar Gallery
image by Ruy Teixeira
HOT ROCK MILAN 2012 @ Nilufar Gallery
DESIGNS OF THE YEAR
Bethan is proud to announce she has been nominated for 2 categories with 2 pieces
The Design Museum's Design Awards, 'the Oscars of the design world', showcases the most innovative and progressive designs from around the world, spanning seven categories: Architecture, Digital, Fashion, Furniture, Graphics and Transport and Product.
Bethan has been nominated in the furniture category with MOON ROCK and in the Product Category with TOTEM. She will be taking part in the exhibition Designs of the Year 2012 that opens at the Design Museum on 8 February 2012
MIX AND MAXED
Wonderful article written by PILAR VILADAS with photography by Ben Toms
in the New York Times - T magazine
LONDON DESIGN WEEK
AMAZING IMAGES BY James Harris Photography
www.jamesharris.co.uk - email@example.com
Wallpaper* handmade issue out now!!
The lovely people at PIN UP have done a great piece on me for their Spring Summer issue. Thank you to Flex, Caroline and Andreas for making my mum very happy! I like to play 'Where's Wally' with the issue on my coffee table.
TOTEM, MOON ROCK, PLAY TIME all at DESIN MIAMI / BASEL
MILAN FURNTURE FAIR 2011
NILUFAR Via della Spiga 30-32.
ATOMI by Bethan Laura Wood, Studio Makkink & Bey, Marco Ferreri, Barnaba Fornasetti, Martino Gamper, Giacomo Ravagli, Robert Stadler, Joseph Walsh.
Edited by Mariuccia Casadio
Bethan has created "Luna" landscape, a room for dreaming.
The pieces designed exclusively for Nilufar Gallery focus on the beauty and qualities found in particular materials.
'Luna landscape' showcases Bethan's new limited addition lighting range 'Totem'& limited series landscape furniture 'Moon Rock'.