London: Haunch of Venison, 2011. Oblong 8vo. 48 pages. Color illustrations. Blue-grey cloth boards. Fine. Item #405077
FIRST EDITION. "Acclaimed London based designers Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby will present an ambitious new project for their debut exhibition at Haunch of Venison, London. Barber and Osgerby are two of the most innovative designers working in Britain today. Recently chosen to design the Olympic Torch for the London 2012 Games, they engage in many forms of design, from industrial design to architecture.Entitled Ascent, the exhibition will present 8 new pieces by Barber and Osgerby for this, their first collaboration with Haunch of Venison. The work is inspired by the structures and engineered forms of moving craft; Forms that have, what Barber and Osgerby refer to as, 'hidden design'" (the publisher).