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PENSON x Mark Product x Clerkenwell Design Week

PENSON x Mark Product x Clerkenwell Design Week

Being the design geeks we are, when Mark Product got in touch with the opportunity of re-interpreting their style staple Loops Lounge Chair, we jumped at the chance. We live & breathe furniture, so designing our own piece is the cherry on top of our design-shaped cake. To celebrate their 10th birthdays, Mark Product & Clerkenwell Design...
Chance Encounters & Biscuit Debates. What's your Workspace doing for you?

Chance Encounters & Biscuit Debates. What’s your Workspace doing for you?

Let’s face it, we don’t chat enough. We’re all guilty of it. You hop on the tube or train home, face-down in your phone trying to seek solitude whilst avoiding eye contact… Sound familiar? Thanks to #nationalconversationweek last week, it got us chatting (ha!) here at PENSON HQ about the fact that all of us – you...
LFW | Set Design that got us Inspired

LFW | Set Design that got us Inspired

With London Fashion Week wrapping up last week, and the news about the great Karl Lagerfeld, London was a storm of emotion – some would say riot even – given the overriding theme of politics (see Vivienne Westwood’s activist’s catwalk for instance). Design isn’t one dimensional, so inspiration shouldn’t be either. The PENSON team get out to shows, galleries,...
Under the Radar Instagram Accounts

Under the Radar Instagram Accounts

There are millions of Instagram profiles out there, each fighting for their voice to be heard. Some really don’t get the exposure they deserve. Here, we select the ones we’re coveting right now. Who knows, they might give you the inspiration you’ve been looking for… Fashion  @siduations ~ not what you would expect @adarchives ~ for old school...
First Phase for Landmark Campus at Airport City Manchester Approved

First Phase for Landmark Campus at Airport City Manchester Approved

Press Release, January 2019 Completion: 2022 The first phase of ‘THQ’, a new landmark campus for one of the world’s largest online beauty and wellbeing businesses, The Hut Group (THG) has been approved. Manchester City Council’s planning committee approved two major planning applications at Airport City Manchester. The new campus will develop 1m sq. ft. of workspaces at...
Team Visit | Milan

Team Visit | Milan

Last week some of the PENSON team headed to Milan along with our friends from Task and Day2. We discovered the process of ergonomic chair and sofa manufacturing at ICF and Marelli factories, in what better place than Europe’s design capital, Milan. A new city is always a great way to get out there and soak up all the design inspiration...
Showroom Scout: Established & Sons

Showroom Scout: Established & Sons

Every now and then the PENSON team are invited along for a peek at one of London’s many beautiful showrooms. Last week we headed to Established & Sons to discover their beautiful furniture. They’ve certainly established (sorry, it had to be said) themselves as a real player in the contemporary design world. We appreciate a quirky...
Showroom Scout: Brunner

Showroom Scout: Brunner

Every month or so the PENSON team are invited along for a peek at one of London’s many beautiful showrooms. Last week we headed to Brunner, to discover their workplace contract furniture. Set in an old printworks and cinema, the showroom didn’t disappoint. We appreciate a quirky showroom interior just as much as the products inside....
Weekend Agenda | Yayoi Kusama: The Moment When I Went To The Universe

Weekend Agenda | Yayoi Kusama: The Moment When I Went To The Universe

Here at PENSON, we are passionate about bold colour, texture, and statements, all of which Yayoi Kusama’s new exhibition – ‘The Moment When I Went To The Universe’ is bursting with! Her twelfth exhibition at the Victoria Miro Gallery features pieces from the My Eternal Soul collection, her iconic bronze spotted pumpkin sculptures, and an all-new...
PENSON announce Innovation Centre of the future at GOSH DRIVE

PENSON announce Innovation Centre of the future at GOSH DRIVE

PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT London, October 2018 SIZE: 6,000 sq. ft COMPLETION: Autumn 2018 PENSON announce GOSH DRIVE (Digital Research, Informatics and Virtual Environments) a 6,000 sq. ft Innovation Centre based off Russell Sq, London.     PENSON have collaborated with GOSH Great Ormond Street Hospital to deliver a space dedicated to accelerated research and evaluation of new AI-enabled...
PENSON are in search of a dynamic & innovative graduate Interior Designer

PENSON are in search of a dynamic & innovative graduate Interior Designer

PENSON is seeking applications for a talented and driven Graduate Interior Designer to join its growing London team. PENSON’s Graduate Designers represent the best emerging talent from institutions around the world. Our graduate positions deliver a unique hands-on experience and the opportunity to learn from our experienced design teams. This position is a permanent opportunity...
PENSON are executive Architect & Designer of landmark campus for online beauty & wellness retailer The Hut Group

PENSON are executive Architect & Designer of landmark campus for online beauty & wellness retailer The Hut Group

PRESS RELEASE London, September 2018 SIZE: 1m sq. ft. COMPLETION: 2022 PENSON are Creative Executive Architect, Workplace Culture Strategist, Landscape Architect and Interior Designer for largest 1m sq. ft. workplace campus in the North West, UK The major new campus, located at Airport City Manchester, will support 10,000 jobs over a 16.8-acre site     Global Architecture and...