Catherine Aitken & David Murphy Coat Hook


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Coat Hook by Catherine Aitken & David Murphy.

Edition of 50
10cm (w) x 30cm (h) x 10cm (d)
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"Though working predominantly in different fields, our work seems to share several characteristics. We have worked together on a number of collaborative projects, most recently at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop developing furniture for use throughout their new building. For A.L.T. we wanted to make a piece that was playful, sculptural and above all useful - something we would enjoy using in our own home." - Catherine Aitken & David Murphy

Catherine Aitken is a furniture and product designer. She studied at the Glasgow School of Art and most recently at the Royal College of Art, London, from where she graduated in 2011 with a Masters in Textiles. She has exhibited in the UK and Europe, recent exhibitions include DYCxDesign, Art Beam, New York (2016), Selected, Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh (2015), Make Yourself Comfortable, Chatsworth House (2015). She was shortlisted for the Wesley Barrell Craft Award (2014), was recipient of a Cove Park Crafts Residency (2012), and of the Time To Design - new talent award (2012).

David Murphy is an artist working across sculpture and drawing. He studied at Newcastle College and the Glasgow School of Art. Recently he has exhibited at The New Art Centre, Salisbury (2015), Galleria Monica de Cardenas, Milan (2015), British Council, Cairo, Egypt (2015), and PEER, London (2014). He is the current recipient of the Kenneth Armitage Foundation Fellowship, London (2015-17). He is represented by Galleria Monica de Cardenas, Milan/Zuoz.


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