THE EVENT

Going into it’s 6th consecutive year Address is back and bigger than ever! We’ve secured a new venue this year that’s 5 times bigger than years past and we’re working on another great line up of events including the infamous launch party, like you’ve never seen before…

 

Hosted at Eastside Studios // 550 Malkin Avenue, Vancouver BC

September 25th to 29th, 2019

The designer / maker movement

 

The Pacific Northwest is home to a thriving, cutting-edge designer/maker community. This community of creatives is collectively pushing the boundaries of design and excelling in craft and construction. Their methods are deeply rooted in refined aesthetics, advanced production processes, and use of exceptional materials resulting in a variety of contemporary and considered pieces.

Curated and considered

 

ADDRESS is not only an assembly of designers and makers, it represents a new way of approaching design altogether. A curated approach that reaches beyond one size-fits-all design. It’s an assembly of designer/makers, deeply dedicated to their craft presenting expertise and exceptional work.

Not just another trade show or craft market

 

It’s part-gallery, part-pop-up shop, and part-showroom, produced by Kate Duncan, a Vancouver-based furniture designer/maker and curated by interior designer Amber Kingsnorth from Māk Interiors. ADDRESS is an unprecedented platform to showcase art and design from some of North America’s most elite designer/makers.

Kate Duncan

Kate Duncan

ADDRESS Interview with Kate Duncan. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. I'm a furniture designer / maker based here in Vancouver. My work is contemporary and clean, heavily influenced by Japanese aesthetic, with a nod to mid-century modern designers. Describe...

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MāK Interiors

MāK Interiors

ADDRESS Interview with event curator and interior designer MāK Interiors. Define your work in 3 sentences or less. Commercial and residential interiors with meaning. We work with clients to create spaces that tell their story, streamline their work, and showcase their...

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Brent Comber

Brent Comber

ADDRESS Interview with Brent Comber. Describe your creative process. My creative energies seem to center on a particular story or event that can be experienced in either the physical or cultural landscape. Where do you find inspiration when experiencing a creative...

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THRIVE Art Studio

THRIVE Art Studio

ADDRESS Interview with THRIVE Art Studio. What do you do and how will you be involved with ADDRESS this year? We are so excited that all the walls at ADDRESS this year will be adorned with work by a selection of our super talented members! THRIVE started here in...

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Fabulous Furnishings

Fabulous Furnishings

ADDRESS Interview with Fabulous Furnishings. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. Makers of high quality custom furniture all handcrafted in our North Vancouver shop servicing residential clients and designers seeking something uniquely fabulous and sustainably...

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Birdman The Welder

Birdman The Welder

ADDRESS Interview with Shaun Bird. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. We build a variety of things and work in several mediums, but our passion is furniture and our dedication is metal. You will rarely find ornamental elements in our work. We strive for clean,...

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Propellor

Propellor

ADDRESS Interview with Propellor. Define your craft / product / brand in 3 sentences or less. Propellor designs and builds modern lighting fixtures, chandeliers and illuminated sculptural installations from our studio in Vancouver. Our emphasis is on creating...

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Timothy Dyck

Timothy Dyck

ADDRESS Interview with Timothy Dyck. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. I call myself an artist blacksmith, but I’m hesitant to use those words as there is this presumption that I make horseshoes and nails. Which couldn’t be further from what I do. It's true I...

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Pot Inc.

Pot Inc.

ADDRESS Interview with Pot Inc. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. Our work is about looking for holes in the plant design industry and filling them. When we see a need in the planter world, we design something that will work. We want to implement easy, stylish...

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Nicholas Purcell Furniture

Nicholas Purcell Furniture

ADDRESS Interview with Nicholas Purcell Furniture. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. Original design, exceptionally made. Describe your creative process. In most commissioned work I am guided by the brief from the client. I tend to sketch ideas quickly and...

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Stefanie Dueck

Stefanie Dueck

ADDRESS Interview with Stefanie Dueck. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. I am a Vancouver based metal artist specializing in hand forged flatware, custom hardware, and sculpture. Describe your creative process. Most pieces begin with a scrawl in my...

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Erica Leal

Erica Leal

ADDRESS Interview with Erica Leal. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. Reformed forms handcrafted in Vancouver. Printed sterling silver cast and finished with cut acrylic inlay. Shaping worlds you can wear. Describe your creative process. I don’t know if I have...

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Coastal Craftwork

Coastal Craftwork

ADDRESS Interview with Coastal Craftwork. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. Coastal Craftwork is a Vancouver, BC company, which designs and handmakes a collection of simple, beautiful and useful coiled rope vessels.  The product line includes storage baskets,...

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Creative Matters

Creative Matters

ADDRESS Interview with Creative Matters. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. For more than 25 years, Creative Matters’ talented and inspired designers have been working with interior designers and architects to create exceptional floor and wallcoverings for...

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WOOLLY

WOOLLY

ADDRESS Interview with WOOLLY. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. We’re a Portland-based leather goods company bringing high technology to the handmade industry. We make premium, minimalist wallets and accessories blending modern manufacturing and traditional...

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Lynn Falconer

Lynn Falconer

ADDRESS Interview with Lynn Falconer. Define your product in 3 sentences or less. I design and individually hand make my Physical Attachments. They are solid bronze design-art objects that can be used as wall hooks, jewelry holders, elegant decorative pieces... Each...

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Alison Kent HOME

Alison Kent HOME

ADDRESS Interview with Alison Kent. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. I'm a designer-maker-artist who is incapable of sitting still. My main focus is artful product design, from textiles to kitchen wares. I embrace intention, process and small-batch. Describe...

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ANTIPOD Workshop

ANTIPOD Workshop

ADDRESS Interview with ANTIPOD Workshop. Define your product in 3 sentences or less. ANTIPOD is an evolving line of art-driven textiles. Fueled by a love of color and abstract form the work integrates my painting practice with a deep understanding of textiles to...

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mth woodworks

mth woodworks

ADDRESS Interview with Michael Host. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. Organic, original, Westcoast modern. A piece of outside, inside. Describe your creative process. A large part of my creative process is simply walking through the forest and searching for...

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Will Morrison Studio

Will Morrison Studio

ADDRESS Interview with Will Morrison. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. I am a designer and craftsman driven by a love of materiality, evocative forms and experimentation. My goal is to create objects that are useful, beautiful, and made to last. I like to...

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Power Of My People

Power Of My People

ADDRESS Interview with Power Of My People. Define your work in 3 sentences or less. Our ethos is to create responsibly made pieces for capsule wardrobes. This manifests through our collection in 3 main ways: 1) Classic designs created to withstand fleeting trends and...

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Russell Hackney Ceramics

Russell Hackney Ceramics

ADDRESS Interview with Russell Hackney. Define your product in 3 sentences or less. Original, embossed, porcelain inspired primarily by nature. Describe your creative process. I think it is hard to define. I can easily recount technically what I do but I don't think...

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Becki Chan Design

Becki Chan Design

ADDRESS Interview with Becki Chan. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. I create handmade jewellery and design public installations. Each piece is developed out of my sculptural work and is defined by a stripped-down vocabulary of form. Cast in silver, elementary...

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Wasted Effort

Wasted Effort

ADDRESS Interview with Wasted Effort. Define your craft in 3 sentences or less. WASTED EFFORT is an ever-evolving exploration of my visual interpretation of the world, usually in the form of bright, playful jewelry (and occasionally housewares). I started off using...

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CONTACT

Got questions? Reach out! Send us an email and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

email. info@addressassembly.com

phone. 604.773.5283

location. 550 Malkin Avenue, Vancouver BC

September 25th to 29th, 2019

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