Metric Collective         7th July - 1st September 2013


  United by geometry, Metric celebrates creative talent across all disciplines. Their third summer 
  shop held in NumberNinetyFour was an outstanding showcase of award-winning designers and 
  makers, from fashion and craft to illustration and installation.


 
Metric will showcase the famed 'Faceture' series by Phil Cuttance. These faceted vessels are created individually in resin using a hand made mould, to see the process in action, click here.
This project was nominated Design of the Year 2013 by the Design Museum, London.
philcuttance.com

Lucy Jay is the brilliant designer behind her eponymous scarf label, loved for its explosive colours and experimental patterns and composition.
lucy-jay.com

Myia Bonner's signature diamond geometricism is an exploration of precious materials using digital and hand techniques, her work celebrates both design and craftsmanship.
myiabonner.co.uk


INA DORTHEA THURESSON
Ina creates digital prints that explore the nature of beauty and disgust, focusing on the areas where they overlap. Her symmetrical work is created using a mixture of digital and traditional techniques. This year Ina will be showcasing new work created exclusively for Metric.
inadorthea.com



JOHN MOORE
Contemporary jeweller, John Moore, creates his unique pieces from anodised aluminium.  Colour, form, movement and tactility, are combined harmoniously to create new forms of jewellery that are visually striking, extremely wearable, and charged with positivity


INSTALLATION  by  LORA AVEDIAN
WINDOW  by  SKEV 






ELEANOR BOLTON
Eleanor has developed a unique craft technique, coiling and hand stitching cotton rope to create lightweight tactile jewellery. Sculptural in quality, Eleanor’s work focuses on hand manufacturing techniques which is demonstrated by the oversized scale of her pieces.
eleanorbolton.com


FRINTON PRESS
The Me+You wrapping paper from Frinton Press was the impressive result of a collaborative print project.  Submitted artists' work were selected and paired together, each hand printed piece of kraft paper has one work in white and the other in black.
frinton press


SHIMELL AND MADDEN
Shimell and Madden occupy the space where craft, art and fashion intersect. Makers of jewellery and objects, they explore themes of science and time. 
shimellandmadden.com


SKEV
SKEV A.K.A. James Skevington is a graphic designer turned illustrator and artist who uses a heady combination of geometric patterns with bold colour palettes. He will be showing both his risograph prints and creating the installation for the shop window.
skev.co.uk


NAOMI MCINTOSH
Naomi makes fluid forms in jewellery, working in wood and perspex she highlights the intricacy and interplay of space within her pieces.  
naomimcintosh.com



LIGHT BOX  by  JACK DOVE