CHROME YELLOW BOOKS are specialists in contemporary European art and craft publications.
We regularly hold bookstands at colleges and universities by appointment and participate in special events across Europe including Collect, New Designers and AFEDAP
Galerie Marzee was founded in 1978 as a gallery for contemporary jewelry, and has since become one of the principal promoters of contemporary jewelry and silverware. Since 1995 the gallery is housed in a former granary on Nijmegen’s waterfront, midway between the two bridges that cross the river here. With 850 square meters of exhibition space, Galerie Marzee is one of the largest galleries in the Netherlands, and the largest gallery for modern art jewelry in the world.
Robert Race has been a full-time toymaker for over thirty years.Starting with dolls’ houses and miniature furniture he has subsequently concentrated on moving toys and simple automata, which have been widely exhibited in Britain, Europe and beyond.
His work is represented in the collections of:
Museum of Childhood, Bethnal Green, London
Japan Museum of Contemporary Toy, Okayama, Japan
Arima Toys and Automata Museum, Hyogo, Japan.
Arts Council (South East) Craft Collection.
So Cosy began life with no name, on a market stall in Spitalfields. Soon it became obvious that we had an amazing product; people just loved our beautiful, luxurious blankets made only from the finest alpaca, merino and sheep wools. It was great going to work and hearing comments like 'the softest blanket I've ever felt' and 'it's like I'm being cuddled - it's so warm' so the passion within us just grew and grew. Determined to make a real go of our hobby, we got a regular pitch at St Albans mark…
I believe that vision demands execution. Over 30 years of hands-on expertise in industrial knitting has taught me how to manipulate fiber, stitches, tension and colour to bring my designs to life. I am fixated on tactility and driven to make every garment feel soft and warm, like an embrace.
As a perfectionist, I have an uncompromising attention to detail that keeps me awake at night. It’s terrible for my sleep, but does wonders for my knitwear.