#Designs Category

MoDA Calendar 2020 now available

MoDA have collaborated with Flame Tree Arts who have produced this calendar for 2020. Featured in the calendar are 12 art nouveau designs from MoDA’s Silver Studio Collection. The calendar is now on sale in our online shop for £9.99. Postage is free for all our shop products!  Buy Now  

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Sarah Kadrnka: illustrations with watercolour

Sarah Kadrnka, a BA Illustration student, chose two watercolours by Silver Studio designer, Winifred Mold, as the theme of her video. “I chose my objects because I really loved the composition and style of the pieces. Being an avid watercolour user myself, I was drawn to Winifred Mold’s pieces. I found this project fun. I enjoyed […]

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Loan: ‘The Cult of Beauty’, V&A (2011)

Back in 2011, the V&A‘s exhibition The Cult of Beauty explored the rise of the Aesthetic movement in Britain.  Members of the Aesthetic movement – including artists such as Whistler, Rossetti and Leighton – wished to escape the ugliness they saw resulting from Britain’s Industrial Revolution; and wanted instead to create an escapist world of ‘Beauty’. […]

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