ACE have been working in partnership with the team at Farrer & Co, a leading British law firm, to produce a set of typically needed legal contracts for use by our members. In addition to those already offered in the past year or so, we have added further titles to the suite, creating a comprehensive set of documents as a membership benefit for you.
Thanks to a long, hot summer, favourable exchange rates and a post-Olympic “bounce”, the tourism industry enjoyed a record-breaking 32 million visits to Britain in 2013, the highest number since records began and a 5.6 per cent rise on a “disappointing performance” in 2012.
Looking for a designer card that's just right for a special occasion? Wanting to restock the kitchen drawer with some last minute birthday cards? Or perhaps you're a retailer looking to source some original and contemporary greetings card designs? Whatever your card requirements, Holy Mackerel will have the answer!
The ACE Best Products were judged and awarded at the ACE Convention in York. Judges at the event, for product, were Julie Molloy (National Gallery), Sue Yeend-Curd (Royal Academy) and Sarah Allbright (John Lewis Partnership) whilst judges for publications were John Stachiewicz (Tate) and Jonathan Earl (Jonathan Earl Consultancy).
We had the highest volume of entries to date this year and our judges agreed it was a really difficult task - but someone had to emerge as winners and runners- up and the results were as follows..
The Lightbox, Woking is a new gallery and museum for the South East and they answered our call for images for the new website. The Lightbox Gift Shop sells a range of unique gifts with something for everyone, including cards, craft kits, books, homeware, bags and jewellery. They also have some of the very best contemporary craft and art by artists from the South-East region and beyond.The Lightbox Gift Shop also stocks works by artists that feature in the 'Taste of Art' displays on show in the The Lightbox Café.