Closing Event: The Auction

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The Department of Repair: Auction 19th Feburary 2015, 4pm Exhibition ends 20th February 2015 Auction: Thursday 19 February 2015 4pm The Department of Repair is hosting an auction to trade off the exhibition display… Continue reading

The Department of Repair exhibition – second phase

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The second phase of the exhibition opened on 3 February, with a talk by Daniel Charny followed by a private view.  

Yuri Suzuki Sound Repair Workshop

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Yuri Suzuki Sound Repair workshop, 29 January 2015

Paper and Book Conservation Workshop

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Paper and Book Conservation Workshop by Nikki Tomkins and Kimberly Kwan, 28 January 2015

SeaBass Cycles Bicycle Repair Workshop

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SeaBass Cycles Bicycle Repair Workshop, 26 & 27 January 2015

Harry Owen Leather Work workshop

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Harry Owen Leather Work workshop 20 & 27 January

Second Sitters Re-upholstery Demonstration

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Second Sitters (Hannah and Jude) re-upholstery demonstration, 19 & 21 January 2015

Restart Project Electronics Repair Workshop

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Restart Project Electronics Repair Workshop, 22 January 2015

The Conservators

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Conservators: Book and Paper Conservation Techniques The conservators from MA Conservation department, Camberwell College of Arts (Nikki Tomkins, Kitty Malkin, Kimberly Kwan, Tom Bower) will be running a drop-in session, where you can… Continue reading

tomofholland Darning Workshop

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tomofholland Darning Workshop on Friday January 2015

Hendzel + Hunt workshop

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Hendzel + Hunt workshop with Jan Hendzel, 13-14 January 2015  

Workshop Programme

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The Department of Repair Workshop Programme: Hendzel + Hunt (bring a broken object to repair) Tues 13th January 2015 11:00 – 16:00 More information & booking Hendzel + Hunt (bring a broken object… Continue reading

Hendzel + Hunt

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Gowlett Stools Hendzel + Hunt are a vibrant, young design studio based in South London, specialising in the manufacture and design of bespoke cabinets and furniture using reclaimed and sustainable materials, to create… Continue reading

Hans Stofer

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Mike2Can – Mug Tomato Bush (2000), steel coated ceramic Professor Hans Stofer is curious about how people think, why they use what they use and how this forms the premises for shaping attitudes.… Continue reading

Fixperts

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Fixperts is about fixing for someone. It is a creative social platform that encourages people who are good at making and repair to find solutions for people who are in need of a… Continue reading

Bridget Harvey

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  As a maker I occupy a fluid space between design, art and craft. I use traditional and new techniques and work with natural and found materials. I create contemporary craft objects in… Continue reading

Yuri Suzuki

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Yuri Suzuki is a sound artist, designer and electronic musician who produces work that explores the realms of sound through exquisitely designed pieces. Suzuki was born in Tokyo in 1980. Between 1999 and… Continue reading

Tom of Holland

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Tom van Deijnen is a self-taught knitter and mender from The Netherlands, who now lives in Brighton, UK. Technique, tradition and narrative inform much of his work. By using traditional techniques to make… Continue reading

Tim Mitchell

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A Fish Out of Water Ships are the workhorses of globalisation, slowly but surely transporting materials, influence and power across the globe. Built to last and to survive the rigors of a life… Continue reading

Second Sitters

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Second sitters is working to bring together a new generation of upholstery professionals – those who combine traditional craft skills with contemporary thinking and material exploration. These upholsterers are challenging and deconstructing the… Continue reading

SeaBass Cycles

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SeaBass cycles was opened November 2013 by 3 bicycle mechanics who between them have worked in bike shops for of over 30 years. The drive behind opening the shop was a combination of… Continue reading

Michael Marriott

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Repaired Thonet Stool Michael Marriott is a designer, specialising in furniture, who also works on exhibition design projects regularly, amongst other things. Alongside this diverse practise, he has spent most of his life… Continue reading

Maiko Tsutsumi

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Object and Time (2006) Pine table, gilding wax Maiko Tsutsumi is subject leader for the MA Designer Maker, Camberwell College of Arts. Tsutsumi studied and apprenticed in furniture making and Japanese lacquer work… Continue reading

Harry Owen

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An obsessive craftsperson by nature Harry Owen picked up the basics of leatherwork working as a cobbler from an early age, developing an appreciation for design and craftsmanship through repairing traditional gentlemen’s footwear… Continue reading

Restart Project

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  Electronic waste is one of the fastest growing waste streams in many countries including the UK. While recycling is important, we intervene before disposal – inspiring people to buy for longevity and… Continue reading

The Department of Repair exhibition

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The Department of Repair Camberwell Space Exhibition and workshops: Monday 12 January 2015 – Friday 30 January 2015 Exhibition continues: Monday 2 February 2015 – Friday 20 February 2015 Private View: 3 February… Continue reading

Work in progress

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Work in progress of the project has been closely documented and more will be added over the course of the exhibition and beyond.