Tom Dixon

The Coal Office – Tom Dixon’s new London HQ

The Coal Office – Tom Dixon’s new London HQ

Tom Dixon has relocated his head office, showroom and retail space from Ladbroke Grove ( West London ) further along the Regents Canal, to the new 1,600 sqm complex on Regent’s Canal and Granary Square, with the vision that it will become a creative hub for the broader design community.

A new elevated park, Bagley Walk, similar to the Highline in New York, runs along the front of the building connecting Granary Square and Gasholder Park.

Le Drugstore, Paris re-design by Tom Dixon

Le Drugstore, Paris re-design by Tom Dixon

Just a stone’s throw away from the Arc de Triomphe is the Tom Dixon DRS Studio designed ‘ Le Drugstore’ brasserie in Paris.

Renamed from the ‘Brasserie at Publicis Drugstore’; a renowned Parisian hot spot for more than 60 years, the new restaurant is located on the ground floor of the Publicis shopping complex.

Tom Dixon Showroom @ Soho, New York

Tom Dixon Showroom @ Soho, New York

Opened earlier this month to coincide with the city’s NYC x Design festival, the new Tom Dixon Soho / Manhattan outpost forms the “USA East Coast hub” for the brand, complimenting the existing store in Los Angeles.

The late 19th century showroom at 25 Greene Street, Soho, New York now showcases Tom Dixon’s rapidly expanding catalogue of lighting, furniture and home accessories in a generous 625 sqm twin floor retail store setting

Interchange by Tom Dixon’s Design Research Studio

Interchange by Tom Dixon’s Design Research Studio

The office and co-working space infrastructure, designed by the award-winning workplace architects Barr Gazetas, are focused on true community working through expert curation of complex floor plans and space use.

The new spaces offer high quality fit-out and technology services, with the interior designs provided by the acclaimed British designer Tom Dixon and his Design Research Studio whose past work includes Shoreditch House and the Mondrian Hotel, London.

This is the first time that DRS and Tom Dixon have designed a co-working environment.

Tom Dixon x Ikea x UTS Design Students hack Delaktig

Tom Dixon x Ikea x UTS Design Students hack Delaktig

Ikea Australia and the University of Technology Sydney collaborated to open the Tom Dixon designed Delaktig bed-sofa collection up to Interior and Product design students from UTS, challenging them to personalise the range to reflect life at home in Australia.

Eight students ( 4 x product design students & 4 x interior design students) were selected to take part in the Workshop which was mentored by Ikea’s Interior Design team together with the UTS Design Lecturers

Tom Dixon’s ” Shoegate ” – A Diplomatic scandal

Tom Dixon’s ” Shoegate ” – A Diplomatic scandal

Designer Tom Dixon recently found himself at the Center of a Japanese – Israeli Diplomacy Conflict

Moshe, the Israeli Prime Minister’s private chef, capped an elaborate dinner with a selection of chocolates served in a Tom Dixon cast metal shoe, which is considered highly offensive in Japanese culture.

Tom Dixon ( Around the World ) – Flash Factory, Hong Kong

Tom Dixon ( Around the World ) – Flash Factory, Hong Kong

Last month Tom Dixon made a quick stop in Hong Kong to introduce a new line of limited edition wares dubbed as his “Factory” line pieces made right in the Tom Dixon Hong Kong showroom

The first product from the “Tom Dixon Factory” were Limited Edition laser cut stainless steel sheets that are semi-easy to fold and lock together to create an iconic pendant light.

Tom Dixon = A No Show @ Salone Milan 2018

Tom Dixon = A No Show @ Salone Milan 2018

The undisputed protagonist of Fuorisalone will be notably absent this year.

After 27 years of uninterrupted presence at the Milano Design Week, and every single time as the highlight of Fuorisalone in a crescendo of installations and events on an ever larger scale, appeal and success, this year, Tom, the rebellious and unpredictable hero of British design, surprises us again, but in another, truly unexpected, way – this time by NOT presenting his new collections in Milan.

Instead Tom will place all his bets on his new London Headquarters and his World Tour- which he has already embarked upon