Furniture designed and built in collaboration with community groups and members of the public.
New Boosbeck Industries is a social enterprise that encourages people to work together to design and build furniture. The project is led by artist Adam Clarke and inspired by Boosbeck Industries, an iconic 1930s initiative that aimed to address unemployment through creativity. Community spirit is central to the brand and
To date 130 people have undertaken work experience with New Boosbeck, developing both their skills and the product range.
(Image: New Boosbeck Industries)
On show: 3 – 8 November 2017, The Assembly House, 55 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1SG
Monday – Wednesday 10:00 – 17:00
Thursday – Friday 10:00 – 18:00
Saturday 10:00 – 17:00
Sunday 11:00 – 17:00
Entry to The Assembly House: £2.50