The Icon Collection brings together the art and design world’s most respected and renowned designers and studios, known for their devotion to purity, process or form.
Limited edition, large in scale and complexity, the Icon Collection is a testament to industrial craft skills and ethos embraced by 1882 Ltd..
1882 Ltd.’s mission is to champion inventively designed ceramics whilst employing the manufacturing heritage of Stoke-on-Trent and promoting the British ceramic industry.
Artists and designers include John Pawson, Paul Smith, Barnaby Barford and Bruce McLean.
Included in the Icon Collection are exhibitions and installations such as awe-inspiring Tower of Babel with Barnaby Barford at the V&A in 2015 and Garden Ware with Bruce McLean that was at the V&A in 2017.
Tryst with Amy J Hughes is part of the permanent collection of the V&A as well as some of the pieces that formed the Tower of Babel by Barnaby Barford.