Friday, 28 September 2012

Create an iconic chair for Oxford University

Calling all Interiors & Lifestyle Futures’ designers and furniture manufacturers . The Weston chair design competition is a wonderful opportunity to create an iconic reading room chair for Oxford University’s world-renowned Bodleian Libraries.

“Three reading rooms, one of which is an entirely new space, will play host to the winning chair design and will be used daily by readers from across the university’s diverse faculties and from around the world.”

Open to British-based designers working with a British manufacturer, design credentials must be submitted by 7 December. The shortlist will be announced 31 January 2013 with design development starting in February.

For full details of the competition please see here.

Any ILF member interested but needing to find a potential  partner for collaborating on design or manufacture should email