The Architecture of Cloth, Colour & Space

Wednesday, 15 February 2012

Fucila Ikat Chair by Ptolemy Mann and Marina Dragomirova

For colour and textile inspiration, visit London's Aram Gallery this spring to see The Architecture of Cloth, Colour and Space, a solo exhibition showing the work of textile artist and designer Ptolemy Mann

Easy Couch by Ptolemy Mann and Kristian Stringer
The show will focus on Mann's technical skill and emotive use of colour, paying particular attention to the new IKAT collection, which is a collaboration with Marina Dragomirova.

Chromatic Landscape by Ptolemy Mann

Also on show will be a ceramics collaboration with Lubna Chowdhary, a rug collection with Christopher Farr, clothing designs with Eloise Gray, a furniture collection with Kristian Stringer, and a selection of Mann's architectural projects - such as her work with Stanton Williams, where she advised how to weave colour into building facades.

Kings Mill Hospital facade, Mansfield

The exhibition runs 16 March - 21 April 2012. Subscribers can access more colour inspiration here, and all of our Exhibition previews can be accessed on the blog here.