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Our past work includes theatre, film, music, retail design, brand development, theatrical promotions, specialist theatrical build, festivals, parades, local authority consultation and communications, international awards schemes and more.

2015

 

Development and delivery of the Global Parliament of Mayors Project through 2015

 

Global Solutions Network, Cities Hub Curator

 

2014

 

GPM Interdisciplinary Workshop, with Leiden University, The Hague  22 Sept.

 

Global Parliament of Mayors Planning Session  19th September, Amsterdam

Producers

 

Interdependence Day Forum and Celebrations   20-21 September, Amsterdam

Producers

 

Eileen Haring Woods appointed Executive DIrector, Global Parliament of Mayors project

 

London Art Fair, Unique in the Universe  January

Launch of the Unique in the Universe global art project

 

2013

FlipSide Festival

Launch of a new 3 day celebration of Brazilian and UK literature, music and arts.

Produced by Full Curcle Works

 

Aldeburgh Documentary Festival  November

Co-Producing with Festival Director, Diana Quick

 

For Eileen Haring Woods projects visit www.eileenharingwoods.com

 

2012

Aldeburgh Documentary Festival  November

Event Management

 

2011

Art& Architecture Journal Press / Films

A series of extended interviews on film with leading artists working in public space.

 

Zoe East Studio

Led by Michael Woods, Eileen Woods and Zoe Woods, the Studio combines the talents of established and emerging designers, artists and craftspeople to produce a range of decorative arts for retail and wholesale.

 

 

2010 - 2011

United Nations Environment Programme, Safe Planet Campaign

 

2009

Place on Earth

 

2008

The Growing Room

 

2007-2008

Perception Peterborough

 

2007

Jaywick Martello Tower

 

2006-2009

The Art of Common Space

 

2005-2006

Robert Wilson & Gunpowder Park

 

2005-2009

PerceptionAREA

 

2005-2009

Bright Sparks Research & Development

 

2004-2009

Green Heart Partnership

 

2004- 2009

Gunpowder Park

 

2004

Formed Landscape & Arts Network Services, the not for profit trading arm of the registered charity, Landscape&Arts Network.

 

2004-2005

A13 Artscape

Direction and production of film to celebrate the completion of artist designed landscapes, greener verges, cycle way and footpaths, lighting schemes, refurbished subways and landmark features. Design and production of A13 Wrap Party, City Hall, London.

 

2003

Seven Dials Festival

A three day arts, entertainment and promotional celebration of the sense of place of one of central London’s most vibrant quarters. Originated, curated and produced by Haring Woods. Funded by Shaftesbury PLC, and retailers.

 

Westminster Gala, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane

The City of Westminster ‘s annual variety showcase of funded performing arts groups, from the ENO, the Royal Ballet to carnival groups.  Artistic Director/ Producer, Production.

 

 

2000 – 2001

Fashion Flowers Roadshow

New concept outdoor live dance fashion show promoting fab floral accessories and fashion. Covent Garden Market (as part of the Covent Garden Festival) followed by 10 city national roadshow. Concept, sponsorship and press management, design and production. Funded by Interflora, Kodak Weddings, Toni & Guy, city centre partners, media partners.

 

2000- 2004

Consultants to central London property developers, Shaftesbury PLC

Carnaby quarter rebranding, signage, Christmas lights and switch ons, promotional events.

 

1998-2000 

Capital Link Partnership; strategic advisors to this central London public/private sector initiative for public realm design, management, safety and promotion.

 

1999 - 2004

Landscape & Arts Network

Eileen Woods, Chair of this independent, international group of environmental artists.

 

1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001

Covent Garden Flower Festival

An 8 day arts and environment festival in and around Covent Garden Market involving the horticultural and landscaping industry, local authorities, artists, retailers, property owners, schools and colleges and newspaper and TV media. International press coverage. Originated and produced by Haring Woods/Vantage Production & Events.

 

1997

Come Alive Magazine Show

10 city national lifestyle brands and promotional roadshow, sponsored by The Daily Mail. Development, launch, exhibition design and build, co-management of 10,000 square foot show including cookery, fashion, live presentations.

 

1994, 1995, 1996

London’s Grand Christmas Parade

The largest theatrical parade ever produced in the West End. Over 2,000 participants, Disney style floats and inflatables, celebrities, international media, public/private partnerships, audiences over 500,000. Sponsorship and PR management, creative direction and production.

 

1997 – 2009

LIVCOM Awards The International Awards for Liveable Communities (previously Nations in Bloom) endorsed by the United Nations Environment Programme, the world’s only Awards Competition focussing on Best Practice regarding the management of the local environment. As Development consultants and event producers gained direct experience of over 400 local authorities best practice models around the world. Attended and produced events in Hamamatsu, Japan; Shenzhen,China; Stuttgart, Germany; Apeldoorn, the Netherlands; Niagara, Canada; London,UK; La Coruna, Spain.

 

2000-2004

VGroup: Vantage Productions & Events, Victor Mara, VGroup Creative Management

Three companies providing comprehensive creative, production and marketing services to the arts and entertainment industries worldwide, including all major UK theatrical producers and designers and leading promotions companies. Large scale corporate and trade events, production and management. Central London 18,000 sq ft studios, staff up to 50.

 

1996- 2006

Consultants to the City of Westminster, Department of Environment & Leisure; over 10 years of projects communicating strategy and policy through live events, publications; concept design, graphics, production.

 

Strategic Advisor to the West End team, leading on the redevelopment of Leicester Square; 3 years; included Al     Fresco dining strategy, Leicester Square redesign and cultural strategy

 

Strategic Advisor and producer of the City of Westminster’s 4 winning submissions for LIVCOM; the International Awards for Liveable Communities

 

Live events design, build and management of Fuel cell and LPG vehicles in Westminster      

 

Communications consultant on Air Quality Strategy

 

1996

Haring Woods Associates/Studio formed to develop interests in arts and environment and public realm projects. HW was a steering group member of Regent Street Association, Covent Garden Area Trust, Covent Garden Business Group, Royal Opera House Community Relations.

 

1990-1996

Vantage Productions & Events

Sister company to Vantage Design, development, design, production, marketing and sponsorship of theatrical promotional and corporate events for national and international brands.

 

1989, 1990, 1991

Regent Street Christmas Lights

Design and build of 3 theatrical themes. Sponsorship and marketing support. Switch on ceremonies production.

   1993, main sponsor Disney, with Sylvester Stallone

   1990, main sponsor Crown Estate, with Anthony Hopkins

   1989, main sponsor National Power, with Paul Gascoigne

 

1987-1988

Eileen Woods- Museum of the Moving Image; South Bank London. Exhibition co-ordinator.

London Film Festival, festival production team, including special events

 

1979-1988

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York

Eileen Woods- New York Film Festival, NY Film Festival Galas, production manager, 15 years/. Worked with over 200 international directors, performers, producers including Elizabeth Taylor, Bette Davis, Laurence Olivier, Al Pacino, Kevin Spacey, Robert Altman, Fellini, Scorcese.

 

Out of Doors Festival, music, theatre, dance. Production manager 3 years.

Community Holiday Festival, Alice Tully Hall and Avery Fisher Hall, Production manager, 3 years.

 

1970-1996

Vantage Design, one of the UK’s leading promotional exhibition and graphic design and specialist build companies, with long term contracts with national and international blue chip companies including; Harrods, House of Fraser, Debenhams, Selfridges, Waterford Wedgwood, Laura Ashley, Jaeger, Ralph Lauren, Shiseido, Estee Lauder, Clarks and K Shoes, British Airways, United Airlines, Thorntons. Central London design studios and 60,000 square foot full service workshops, Newport, Wales, employing 30 – 50 staff. Michael Woods, Managing Director, Creative Director.

 

Clarks and K Shoes over 8 years; new brand design, high street, shopping mall and specialist store design and build

 

Thorntons rebranding, retail design, Café Thorntons

 

Laura Ashley, International brand design and management, New concept store identity and retail design. National window display schemes and visual merchandising.

 

Waterford Wedgwood flagship window, instore and franchise displays, design and build; Signage, ticketing over 3 years

 

Galeries Lafayette, Paris

3 years Christmas window displays, design and build  Circus, Norman Rockwell and Toys themes

 

Harrods- over 10 years

Store wide promotions (Italian, Spanish and French promotions) included design and build of 71 individual window displays, central hall exhibitions and store wide displays

 

- Store wide Christmas promotions x 3; 71 windows, store wide displays and 4 thousand square foot Christmas Grottoes

 

- Children’s Department redesign

 

Selfridges, Harvey Nichols, Debenhams, Owen Owen

Theatrical seasonal and Christmas window display and in store schemes

 

Hamleys Christmas Grottoes and window displays  x 3

 

Chronology

Fashion Flowers Roadshow at Covent Garden Market 2001