Breeze Art & Makers Fair
Head to Trereife House this month for the Breeze Art & Makers Fair showcasing the very best designer-makers and artists in the region, with three days of exhibitions, workshops, talks and demonstrations. Formerly the Cornwall Design Fair, Breeze will profile the finest luxury craftsmanship and contemporary art, presenting the work of more than 45 selected artists and makers and exhibiting collections from 12 of the South West’s leading art galleries.
The elegant interior of Trereife House will be open to visitors as the backdrop for a special exhibition of contemporary glass. Glass Glamour is curated by artist Fiaz Elsonwill feature the work of makers who specialise in creating bespoke cast or hand-blown pieces to commission.
Outside, the parterre and long border of Trereife’s formal gardens will host Form and Formality, an exhibition of outdoor sculpture in wood, glass, metal, ceramic and stone curated by Miranda Leonard; on the green, there will be live Raku firings, while the walled garden will also host Christian Funnell’s mobile metalwork van. An Education Marquee will host a series of design-led workshops and demonstrations, alongside a pop-up café and artisan cake outlet.
Head to the stylish chill-out lounge, and enjoy Prosecco and specialist gins, while in the estate’s courtyard, visitors will find a café and artisan food market offering quality fayre from local producers, alongside food options from the Kernow Forno wood-fired pizza company, and vintage ice cream bar
Cecil on Ice.