2019 Theatre & Workshops
Experts Theatre 2019
Reclaiming the past; designing for today
House & Garden Editor, Hatta Byng speaks to Adam Hills and Maria Speake, founders of the architectural salvage and design company, Retrouvius, about how the stories behind salvaged finds, the imaginative re-use of them, and a commitment to craftsmanship can create inspiring and unique interiors for modern living.
Collecting Art & Antiques: the essentials guide
From provenance to price, transportation to tax, this talk will build attendee’s knowledge on the essential skills that contribute to buying art and antiques well. We will also think about how to navigate negotiation conversations and think about the what happens when you get your treasure home - from installation to maintenance. The talk will be 45 minutes plus questions.
Illuminate your way to a happier home
Man flies to space, astronauts benefit from circadian lighting - what will your home and new lighting technologies do for you? Our environments affect us on every level – physically, emotionally, and cognitively. Rebecca Weir, Creative Director of light.iQ will outline the key lighting design considerations and technologies to be considered when designing a happier, healthier home.
Summer Living Workshops
Bringing Fresh Flowers Into Your Home with Iris & Co
This workshop will provide you with advice on bringing fresh flowers into your home and how to make the most of them. We’ll talk about principles of design, colour, seasonality and how to choose and look after your blooms with lots of tips to make your flowers last longer and look fantastic in your home.