Events
Weekend Design Agenda: The Hive at Kew

Weekend Design Agenda: The Hive at Kew

A magnificent organic shape adorns the skyline thirty minutes south of central London. With a lattice backdrop against the sky and a honeycomb structure, if you haven’t caught sight of The Hive at Kew Gardens, Richmond, near London, then you’re missing out on a multi-sensory experience in one of the most unrivalled garden settings. The immersive...
Notting Hill Carnival Inspiration

Notting Hill Carnival Inspiration

It’s been hailed the most colourful Notting Hill Carnival yet. If anyone went along to last weekend’s famed event then you will have witnessed a great foray of colour for sure. PENSON got thinking – colour is the simplest tool that you can use to brighten any mood. It so easily translates into interiors & accessories. So what...
Weekend Design Agenda | Serpentine Pavillion

Weekend Design Agenda | Serpentine Pavillion

Summer means another Serpentine Pavillion & this year doesn’t disappoint! This weekend you must get to see the iconic annual structure & tonight’s Park Night performance at 8pm by Shen Xin which promises to delve into the emotional states that are caused by socio-political structures. Instead of usually hitting the pub, head along to tonight’s...
Weekend Design Agenda: Exhibitions you need to catch

Weekend Design Agenda: Exhibitions you need to catch

Now that the sun is finally shining it has encouraged PENSONites to get out at the weekend and soak up any sun we can get! What better way to celebrate a London in summer than exploring around all the best exhibitions. Here we select our top picks & our not-to-be-missed artists. Catch these before they...
PENSON's summer social!

PENSON’s summer social!

There’s nothing like open water to calm the soul and to restore creative minds. That’s exactly what the PENSON team did in our annual summer social last week. We headed down to the Southern English coast and hopped on a fancy boat to spend the day catching up with colleagues and friends – all while sipping...
Clerkenwell Design Week | Top ten picks

Clerkenwell Design Week | Top ten picks

Navigating one of the most richly curated design shows on offer can prove to be tricky so we thought we’d compile a list of the ten not-to-be-missed events at Clerkenwell Design Week (23rd – 25th May). The showrooms are obviously such a vital part of Clerkenwell, not least because they are the lifeblood of the district,...
Get crafty this weekend with London Craft Week

Get crafty this weekend with London Craft Week

From food to perfumery and good old-fashioned craft, London Craft Week is where you want to head this springtime weekend. Here we pick out the 10 that can’t be missed this weekend:   Mulberry: The Passion of Making Visit Mulberry’s flagship store and see craftsmen and craftswomen from the brand’s two factories in Somerset demonstrate...
Perch Light event at Moooi

Perch Light event at Moooi

If colouring in for adults is the new craze then origami needs to be on your to-do list too. It’s the perfect aid for relaxation. A few weeks ago the PENSON team crafted their own exquisite origami at the launch of the Perch Light at Moooi. PENSONites left feeling re-energised & crafty after just a...
Lee invited to speak at MIPIM 2017

Lee invited to speak at MIPIM 2017

Jealousy is rife in the PENSON office as CEO Lee is leaving the dreary UK & jetting off to Cannes for the annual MIPIM Property Market event, 14th – 17th March. Lee has been selected to contribute to the leading premier real estate event in Palais des Festivals, Cannes, on the 16th March to talk...
Roll up roll up! PENSON team learn Sushi making

Roll up roll up! PENSON team learn Sushi making

Last week the PENSON team dropped in on Scandinavian Business Seating for an evening of Sake and Sushi making. The team got stuck in (quite literally) with the layering and rolling of their favourite Sushi combinations. Alongside sampling all the delights they made, they also took a look at office ergonomics with the seating that Scandinavian...
Mixology16 Awards

Mixology16 Awards

The rain didn’t damper spirits at last week’s Mixology16 awards as the PENSON team stepped out in their finery for a fun-filled evening, and it didn’t disappoint. PENSON was a finalist in the Large Commercial Interior Project of the Year category for their SEI Finsbury Square project, and it was a close call, narrowly missing out...
PENSON Shortlisted for Large Commercial Interior Project of the Year

PENSON Shortlisted for Large Commercial Interior Project of the Year

PENSON has been shortlisted for Large Commercial Interior Project of the Year in the Mixology16 awards for their SEI Finsbury Square project. Trusted financial services company SEI (NASDAQL SEIC) let PENSON into their new UK HQ to disrupt workspace design – and the creative thinking certainly paid off. You can read about the unique project here.  This...