David Mellor Design – Design Talk by Corin Mellor
Design talk by Corin Mellor, Creative Director of David Mellor Design
Exclusive free evening drinks event exploring the history and design process behind this leading Sheffield design firm. Creative Director Corin Mellor will discuss his design work in relation to manufacturing and exciting recent private commissions.
A chance to see behind the scenes of this unique and historic company who straddle the worlds of design, manufacture and retail.
David Mellor Design operates on the simple principle that well-designed equipment can improve your life.
The company was set up by David Mellor, CBE, Royal Designer for Industry. Mellor is a key figure in British design with an international reputation as designer, manufacturer and shopkeeper. The company’s values are maintained by Corin Mellor who succeeded his father as Creative Director of the company in 2002.
Corin Mellor has been immersed in the processes of designing and making from a very early age and is renowned for a formidable mix of creative design and technical prowess. Recent works include a range of stainless steel cutlery, ground-breaking major commissions in silver, and bold environmental design.
Based in Sheffield, the company maintains a tradition of high quality metalwork and uniquely encompasses design, manufacture and retail. Its policy is to build on its inheritance of traditional metalworking skills and Sheffield craftsmanship whilst making the most of evolving new technologies.
Date: Tuesday 24 June
Venue: David Mellor, The Round Building, Hathersage
Time: 6.30pm – 8.00pm
Tickets: FREE ADMISSION
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The Round Building
10 minute walk from the nearest station/public transport
Level access / disabled access ramps
01433 650 220