Time: 
Sat 14 Jan 15:00

How to source and buy for your interiors: Connecting buyers, designers and dealers in a modern age

You can't beat the experience that you get when visiting an antiques fair, but in today's modern world, there are so many more ways for you to experience the antiques sector. Through a mix of interior designers, antique dealers, fairs, markets and now interiors bloggers and other online platforms, there is a whole new way for you to meet, learn and acquire antiques.  

To help us discover how this change affects the way in which a younger audience is learning about antiques we have a specialist panel of experts:

Grant Pierrus, the award winning luxury interiors blogger who has worked with Christie's, Antiques Fairs and has an enviable social media following. 

Rachel Laxer is a dynamic interior designer with a distinct global and artistic sensibility that rises above trends and customary design concepts. Rachel uses her finely tuned eye and wealth of knowledge to source antiques and vintage pieces from browsing online to visiting fairs and markets. 

Lennox Cato has been dealing in furniture and objects since he was a teenager. Today, he has 30 years' worth of experience under his belt, a highly successful gallery specialising in fine 18th 19th century English antiques and is a regular on the BBC’s Antiques Roadshow.

Speaker: 
Grant Pierrus, Interior Style Hunter Blogger
Rachel Laxer, Luxury Interior Designer
Lennox Cato, Dealer and BBC Antiques Roadshow Expert