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TENT 2014

18 - 21 September, Old Truman Brewery

Project Space

Second Sitters presents an upholstery installation workshop. A sensory discovery of the skills, techniques and materials of the upholsterer. 


Evolving over the duration of Tent a single live collaborative piece will be upholstered by a different second sitter everyday. Each bringing their own contemporary take on the traditional craft.


Launching at Tent! The Second Sitters Memory Chair - an opportunity for visitors to contribute to a very special ongoing upholstery project…

Thank you to Polly Granville and Rachael South for taking part and keeping the spirits up in the searing temperatures. Also thanks to fellow upholsterers Ian and Alex and to Matthias for taking the pictures.


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