Handcrafted decor, lighting and furniture artisans, Arkivio Umhlanga, will be among those showcasing new ranges at the 100% Design South Africa exhibition, which takes place alongside Decorex at Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg from Friday to Tuesday.
This year it includes a design supermarket – a ready-to-shop pavilion that allows independent designers to sell their wares – and includes the likes of Maiden, Arkivio, Rialheim, Skylert, Iloni, Tydloos, Masterwire and Beaders, Design on Textile, Minitza, Mia Melange and Storm in a Tea Cup Ceramics.
Arkivio will be taking along their glass garden, geometric and standing mirrors as well as glass clocks.
For them, business is about quality rather than quantity.
Established in 2015 by Industrial Designer, Paul Rabinowitz and Economist, Lance Surgeson, the business which operates out of a studio in KwaZulu-Natal is and will remain small.