fenton house, a 17th-century merchant home in hampstead, offers people a fascinating insight into history and heritage, but it’s probably not the first place you’d have looked for cutting-edge contemporary design.
commissioned by the national trust, gitta gschwendtner has invited 5 fellow designers to create seating in response to 17th century fenton house in hampstead.
gitta gschwendtner, carl clerkin, frith kerr, maisie broadhead, michael marriott and nina tolstrup invite you to slow down, sit down and look again in this exciting collision of old and new.
also a special happening, on the 17th september gitta, nina, michael and carl invite you to please sit at fenton house as they discuss their designs and perspectives. a chance to meet the designers and explore the house and garden in the evening light, over a glass of wine. tuesday 17th september 6pm-8pm. £12 (includes a glass of wine). booking essential
please sit runs from 12th september 2019 to spring 2020.
14-15 & 18-22 september 2019
tube > hampstead