Design Circus brought to you by Crafty Fox Market and BRIXI
Part of London Design Festival / Brixton Design Trail
Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th September, 11am-5pm. £1 Entry (children free)
The Department Store, Squire & Partners, 248 Ferndale Road, Brixton, SW9 8FR.
Preparations for Design Circus are well and truly underway and we can't wait to bring our circus to the beautiful surrounds of the Department Store! Emy from BRIXI has been working on the decor (which even includes a very special dressing up box!), we've been busy producing our latest zine and our crew of talented artists and makers have been busy creating their products and displays. Check out the listings for to get a sense of all that will be going on and sneak a peek at our instagram hashtag (#DesignCircusBrixton) for more.
Here are just a few of the many, many highlights you can expect!
The beginnings of a giant brass pajak by Bobbin & Bow
Forgotten Stitches has been stitching up a whole circus troupe
The beginnings of the very special Felinni-inspired BRIXI dressing up box
A visitor from Stephen Wright's House of Dreams will be joining us at the circus
Look out for special edition products from our traders. Here's Jacqueline Colley's take on the Brixton Design Trail theme of 'Love is Power'.
Ceramicist Kinska is planning an intriguing interactive stall with a variety of games
Artist Tom Berry will be completing his 'gin cat' work live at the circus
Artist Abe Obedina is creating a special circus inspired piece which will be on show at Design Circus.