KLC Lecture Series

Come and join us for this exciting new 'KLC Lecture Series.'

Once every month, an expert in the interior design industry will take centre stage at KLC's lecture theatre and shine a light on the hot interior design topics of today.

Our inspirational schedule explores future interior design trends we need to know about right now, tips for using the latest new technologies in your home and creating your own personal style.

Not to be missed, each talk is open to the public and costs £20 - which includes a drinks reception, expert talk and Q&A session. All talks run between 6.00pm - 7.00pm.

Lisa White

The Next Best Thing - Design Trends

Lisa White, WGSN

29 November 2016

£ 20.00

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Setting the bar high for the KLC Lecture Series, Lisa White from WGSN - the global trend authority for the creative industries, will explore the hottest trends in interior design right now.

Using her unparalleled expertise and unique insight, Lisa will explore how these key trends will evolve and the affects this will have on interior design in the future.

One not to be missed.


On the day

6.00pm - arrival and drinks reception
6.15pm - talk begins (includes Q&A session)
7.00pm - ends


About Lisa White

A multi-cultural multi-national, Lisa is an American who lives in Paris and works in London.

As Head and Creative Director of 'Lifestyle & Interiors', part of the WGSN group, Lisa and her team have launched and developed the only B-to-B trend forecasting website focused on interiors and product design that announces and analyses key trends in lifestyle, industrial design, decoration and over 23 specific product categories. She is also director of the Think Tank on WGSN, which analyses long-term consumer trends for the industry.

Will Brocklebank

The Smart Home Catches On

Will Brocklebank, Shepherd Network

19 January 2017

£ 20.00

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The 'Smart Home' is currently a concept for most but connected devices are set to accelerate at such a remarkable rate that it will be the majority’s reality within five years.

This talk will explore the hugely fertile subject: technology, which directly touches the security, comfort, entertainment and productivity of our homes, and will illustrate ways that you can use these new technologies to super-charge your home.

Alongside this, Will will explore the practical side of things and the importance of considering technology at the start of any home project alongside all other services.


On the day

6.00pm - arrival and drinks reception
6.15pm - talk begins (includes Q&A session)
7.00pm - ends


About Will Brocklebank

Founder & CEO at Shepherd Network, Will is a 'smart buildings' guru. Having designed and installed residential heating, lighting and entertainment systems for a decade he and the Shepherd team are bringing peace of mind to property owners and freeing them from stresses like burglary, fire and boiler failure.

April Russell

Creative Homes That Tell a Story

April Russell, Art in Interiors

23 February 2017

£ 20.00

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April will explore the concept that creative homes are homes with personality which can be seen through architecture, colour, texture, art and music.

Bearing in mind harmony and balance throughout the design process, she believes you can create a home which makes a statement and reflects a part of you.


On the day

6.00pm - arrival and drinks reception
6.15pm - talk begins (includes Q&A session)
7.00pm - ends


About April Russell

April set up her own practice in 1998 - April Russell, The Art of Interiors.

Creating utterly unique interiors on both sides of the Atlantic, April has the ability to capture each client’s individual vision. Focusing on her clients' existing, or growing art collections, April accompanies them on a journey, concentrating on the layout of each room and the flow of space and architecture throughout.

Anna Grace-Davidson

Creating Your Personal Style

Anna Grace-Davidson, Anna Casa Interiors

14 March 2017

£ 20.00

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Before creating your own personal style you need to discover yourself and experiment. This lecture will explore the key elements you need to identify a signature look for your home and will show you how you can use your inspirational ideas to create a functional space.

Learn the step-by-step process and pick up practical tips used by Anna Grace Davidson to gain a greater understanding of your own personal style.


On the day

6.00pm - arrival and drinks reception
6.15pm - talk begins (includes Q&A session)
7.00pm - ends


About Anna Grace-Davidson

Kiev-born and Berlin trained designer and entrepreneur Anna Grace-Davidson is the founder of the prestigious Anna Casa brand.

After studying at KLC School of Design, Davidson set up Anna Casa Ltd in 2006, opening her first design showroom and studio at the iconic Chelsea Harbour Design Centre. Parallel to running her studio, Anna moved the showroom to Mayfair in 2011 which has since relaunched as Baxter at Anna Casa. Anna works on international projects for high-end residential properties, VIP celebrity clients, ultra-high net worth individuals and property developers worldwide.

Forging strong relationships with celebrated furniture designers, artists and some of the world’s leading craftsmen, she successfully combines luxury and comfort with the ultimate bespoke concepts. Most recently she came up with one of the design options for the Battersea Power Station development.

Jo Berryman

Re-Defining Eclectic Style

Jo Berryman, Jo Berryman Studio

6 April 2017

£ 20.00

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Jo Berryman rips up the rule book of 'eclectic style' by talking through her mantra of creating a "museum of you", a notion in which she mixes art, fashion and architecture with the ever-evolving world of the client in order to create her famed, irreverent interiors.


On the day

6.00pm - arrival and drinks reception
6.15pm - talk begins (includes Q&A session)
7.00pm - ends


About Jo Berryman

Set up in 2009 by Jo Berryman, the interior design studio is famed for its harmoniously mismatched aesthetic, witty vignettes and intelligently curated art.

After spending her formative years working in fashion and co-founding Jezebel, one of the first destination concept stores to hit London in the early noughties, Jo now leads a steadfast team of architects and designers working on properties throughout the UK and internationally.

Emma Pocock

Quintessentially British

Emma Pocock, Turner Pocock Ltd

9 May 2017

£ 20.00

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Taking inspiration from our rich past, Emma Pocock will explore how our British design history is affecting our design trends and choices in the 21st century.


On the day

6.00pm - arrival and drinks reception
6.15pm - talk begins (includes Q&A session)
7.00pm - ends


About Emma Pocock

Emma Pocock and Bunny Turner established Turner Pocock in 2007, growing the company into a dynamic and passionate team of interior designers who work alongside the industry’s leading architects and consultants. Designs include traditional and contemporary spaces, taking the lead from the clients brief. As colourists, the pair has been recognised as leading a revolution away from 'the beige years'.

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  • 1 hour
  • No previous experience necessary

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