Explore

Pattern insight + emergence

Delving beneath the surface of life at Patternity Studio

31.03.13

WEEK ONE AT PATTERN POWER

Patternpower_week1

SATURDAY WORKSHOP

STRIPY JELLY MAKING WITH BOMPAS & PARR

Experiential food extraordinaires Bompas & Parr bring their specially commissioned striped wobbly wonders to Pattern Power.

Live demonstration while you make your very own Superstripe Jellies and moulds to take home.

Saturday 6 April | 14:00 – 16:00 | £12

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

Your workshop will begin with an introduction from Mr Sam Bompas before our handy jelly makers spilt you into 3 groups.

Each group will make a jelly recipe (devised by the Bompas & Parr team) before enmbarking on three 30 minute workshops where you will:

1) Make your very own mould on the mould making machine!

2) Enjoy a Superstripe jelly taste test and make Super Shooters.

3) Un-mould your jellies while finding out about the history of jelly.

Along with you moulds, everyone will take away two Superstripe jellies each!

Places are very limited - Book your place in advance via Eventbrite 

Patternpower_week12

SUNDAY SESSION

HAPPY HEALTHY PATTERNS | World Health Day 2013

 Sunday 7 April | 10:00 – 19:00 | Free admission / sign up online

A day dedicated to exploring positive patterns of wellbeing. Yoga session, gong meditation and informal talks brought to you by the team behind Chaya Yoga Retreats.

Enjoy a cup of Pukka Aruverdic tea at our Patternitea shop and smoothies at the Blend & Press pop up bar.

Feel free to drop into one or all of our activities they are FREE although donations are suggested which will go towards our three chosen charities: 

WWFThe National Autistic Society & Providence Row.

A yoga session will begin the day and can be signed up for separately HERE

The day will be structured around the ‘pillars of wellness‘.
13:00 – 13:30
 Teas, raw superfood nut milks and smoothies, raw chocolate (by donation)
13.30 – 14.30
 Wellness through diet & nutrition talk by raw food expert Kate Magic* (by donation, suggested £5)
15.00 – 16.30
Positive patterns of thought, empowerment and personal development / Emotional Freedom Therapy with Rhona Clews* 
16.30 – 17.00
Teas, raw superfood nut milks and smoothies, raw chocolate (by donation)
17.00 – 19.00
 Healing and relaxation through sound therapy / Gong meditation with Faze Al – places are limited so please sign up HERE
Patternpower_week13
WEDNESDAY PATTERNITALK | PATTERN IN PRACTICE
MATTER , MIND & MATERIALS

Delve beneath the surface as we use the unifying language of pattern to bring together a diverse panel of  some of the most illuminating minds from the worlds of Fashion, Art, Design, Health, Science and Technology.

Join us for an evening of fast paced presentations that will explore the powerful presence of pattern across many different specialisms and their shared impact on culture.

Our guest speakers sharing how pattern shapes their own practice include:

∞ 

Richard Weston | Professor of Architecture, author, inventor, designer

Richard Weston is a renowned architect and author as well as Professor of Architecture at the Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University.  Richard featured in the BBC2 series, Britain’s Next Big Thing, which charted his progress culminating in our images becoming a top selling scarf collection at Liberty of London.

∞ 

Isamaya  Ffrench | Makeup Artist and Illustrator

Having originally studied Industrial design at Central St Martins Isamaya’s clients include i-D, 10, Vogue China and POP and she has worked with Nick Knight, Rankin, Daniel Sannwald and Simon Foxton.  In 2010 she became a consultant and performer for the internationally renowned Theo Adams Company who have performed for Louis Vuitton, Liberty, The ICA and most recently held a residency at Robert Wilsons Watermill Centre in New York. She is Beauty editor for USED Magazine.

∞ 

Daniel Bor | Neuroscientist Author “The Ravenous Brain”

Neuroscientist Daniel Bor has spent the past decade worrying over biology’s most difficult problem — what consciousness is, why we have it, and what it means for our self perception. A proposal with practical and far-reaching implications, The Ravenous Brain extends beyond biology, philosophy, or neuroscience, and touches on the fields of medicine, bioethics, and animal rights, as well as personal health and well-being.

∞ 

Jude Stewart | Design writer

Jude Stewart has written on design and culture for Slate, The Believer, Fast Company, I.D., Metropolis, Design Observer, Salon, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Nextbook (now Tablet), and Austrian Radio’s Diagonale among others. As contributing editor for PRINT, she writes a twice-monthly column about color and pattern. Read the interview that kickstarted their collaboration for Pattern Power HERE

∞ 

Robert Storey | Artist Set Designer 

Robert Storey is a London based artist and designer who’s work explores fine art and design through sculpture, installation and furniture.  His clients include Kenzo, Victoria Beckham, Pollini, Jaeger, Harvey Nichols, Stella McCartney, Diet Coke, Vauxhall and Topshop.  He has been commissioned for publications including AnOther magazine, British Vogue, i-D, Nowness, Pop and V MAN with photography collaborations including Angelo Panetta, Daniel Sannwald, Tyrone Lebon, Scott Trindle, Josh Olins and Matt Irwin. Robert is represented globally by CLM.