About Us

Gilbert13, run by husband and wife Angela and Mark Gilbert, is a North West based design studio using a combination of handmade and machine processes to develop unique and exciting products exploring the idea of industrial craft.

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Wuthering Bytes, Hebden Bridge 2015                                                                        MAKEFEST, MOSI 2015                                                                                              Manchester Mini Maker Faire, MOSI, 2012, 2013, 2014
Material Connexion, New York Feb – May 2012
Tent, London Sept 2011
Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham, Jan 2010
Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA),London Oct 2009
The Mailbox, Birmingham Oct 2009
Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh Oct 2009
Urbis, Manchester Nov 2009
Heard Gallery, London Nov-Dec 2008
Tent, London Sept 2008
Design Show Liverpool, Liverpool June 2008
Make Me, Manchester Dec 2007
New Designers, London 2000
Ideal Home Show, London 2000


2nd Prize Arrmet AreaDeclic International Design Award. Strike Chair by Angela Gilbert, April 2010.

Peroni Nastro Azzurro Blue Ribbon Design Awards 2009 in collaboration with Alessi and DesignBoom – Shortlisted 2009.

Design For Dwell – Shortlisted 2009

Design Into Production Funding, Design Initiative 2007.

Adjustamatic Bed of the Future – Winner 2000.