28 October – 10 February / RIBA North, Mann Island, Liverpool, L3 1BP
A series of full-scale installations by ECAlab will explore the future use of ceramics and technology in architecture.
Margo Selby: Pick By Pick
14 December 2017 – 24 February / Rochester Art Gallery and Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1LX
The exhibition showcases a range of hand-woven framed textiles and an archive of her design work and the processes behind them.
The Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair
23 – 28 January / Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ
A long-standing and popular event for sourcing one-off pieces to complement interiors.
24 – 25 January / Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, London, W14 8UX
The sixth edition of the two day fair, aimed at architects, designers and specifiers, focuses on lighting for its 2018 theme.
01 – 04 February / Palexpo, Route françois-peyrot 30, Case postale 112, 1218 Le Grand-Saconnex, Suisse
The first edition of PAD Genève will be held within Palexpo space, running side by side with artgenève.
Pattern drawing and silk weaving talk
03 February / The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1LX
Senior curator of Designs at the V&A, Olivia Horsfall Turner, explores the work of master weaver, James Leman.
Midcentury Modern Pop Up
03 – 04 February / The Hepworth Wakefield, Gallery Walk, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 5AW
Midcentury Modern will be showing at the Art Fund museum of the year, The Hepworth Wakefield, for its first northern show.
05 – 09 February / Feria Valencia, 46035 Valencia, Spain
Cevisama is one of Spain’s leading events for home products, focusing on ceramics and tiles. This year it is expanding with a new pavilion.
Surface Design Show
06 – 08 February / Business Design Centre, London N1 0QH
Over 100 exhibitors gather in north London for this annual event offering a broad range of quality and innovative surfaces to the trade.
Stockholm Furniture Fair
06 – 10 February / Mässvägen, Älvsjö, Sweden
One of northern Europe’s key furniture shows, this also includes the Northern Light Fair and related events around the city.
08 February – 15 April / Sketch, 9 Conduit Street, London
Sketch presents an exhibition that explores the relationship between artificial light and the material. Showcasing the work of three light artists.
09 February – 19 May / Roca London Gallery, Station Court, Townmead Road, London, SW6 2PY
The exhibition explores ‘vertical visions for the cities of tomorrow’, focusing on the new revolution in timber high-rise buildings.
Design Intervention: Transforming the everyday
17 – 24 February / Tate Exchange Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, L3 4BB
Discussions on sustainability, ethical consumerism and eco-systems will take place through maker sessions using previous exhibition materials.
22 – 25 February / Saatchi Galllery, Duke of York’s HQ, King’s Road, London, SW3 4RY
The contemporary craft exhibition is returning to the Saatchi Gallery for its 14th edition with 38 galleries from four continents.