Events: April 2019

By Stefanie Gerdes
April 17, 2019

A Home for All: Six Experiments in Social Housing
24 November 2018 – 26 May 2019 / Gallery 128a at the V&A, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL
The display of six projects explore the challenge of providing housing for all.
vam.ac.uk/event

David Adjaye: Making Memory
02 February – 05 May / The Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High Street, W8 6AG, London
The exhibition explores how buildings shape our perception of events and how can architecture can tell stories.
designmuseum.org/exhibitions/david-adjaye-making-memory

Useful/Beautiful: Why Craft Matters
23 March – 1 September 2019 / Harewood House
The exhibition aims to challenge preconceptions about the role craft can play in culture, identity and society.
harewood.org/whats-on/event/useful-beautiful-why-craft-matters

Peterborough Festival of Antiques
19-20 April / The East of England Showground, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE2 6XE
The event held twice a year showcases an array of antiques and collectibles within the East of England Showground.
www.festivalofantiques.co.uk

Closing the Gap conference
26 April / Furniture Makers’ Hall, 12 Austin Friars, London, EC2N 2HE
The conference will announce the launch of Furniture and Interiors Skills Plus, enabling furniture and interior businesses to easily train and recruit employees.
www.furnituremakers.org.uk/news/closing-the-gap-conference-to-showcase-solution-to-skills-gap/

PAD Monaco
26-28 April / Grimaldi Forum, 10, avenue Princesse Grâce, 98000 Monaco
The brand new art and design show features international galleries showcasing contemporary, modern and historic design, modern and tribal art, antiquities and jewellery.
www.pad-fairs.com/monaco/en/

The Natural Stone Show
30 April – 02 May
Celebrating its 25th anniversary, the exhibition dedicated to natural stone provides three days of exhibitors, seminars and presentations.
www.stoneshow.co.uk/welcome