Glimm Rubeus Auction for Cynthia Hammond Animal Trust

As way of thanks and in support of a great charity, Patrick is auctioning a brand new, beautifully packaged, branded Glimm Rubeus soft PVC collar in support of Cynthia Hammond Animal Trust (CHAT). 

The garment up for grabs is the design from his Glimm Rubeus collection which has featured most prominently in 2014/15 fashion publications including 'W Magazine' and 'Garage Magazine with SHOWstudio', shot by Steve Klein and Nick Knight respectively, worn by Lara Stone and Georgia May Jagger.

The winning bidder will be invited to choose their preferred colour, Opaque Red, Opaque Black, Opaque White, Transparent Red or Colourless transparent (with a slight hint of blue). In addition, Patrick will provide fitting panels for both male and female fitting. 

Patrick will cover worldwide shipping costs for the winning bidder who will receive the garment double boxed in a white, magnetic closure gift box. All proceeds will be donated directly to CHAT and should the winning bidder choose to collect their garment in person from Patrick's London Bridge studio, they will also be treated to tea and cakes!

This is a 7 day auction ending on Sunday 31st May 2015 and you can find the ebay auction listing below. Happy bidding and lets raise a little money for CHAT.


Paddy Hartley: Of Faces and Facades now available from Black Dog Publishing

London based publishing house Black Dog release their new title 'Paddy Hartley: Of Faces and Facades'. The title features an in-depth interview with Paddy conducted by Professor David Houston Jones and includes essays by Professor Jones and Dr Marjorie Gehrhardt as well as images of Paddy's work. The release of the publication marks the end of Paddy's year long residency in the College of Humanities at Exeter University and his involvement in the EU INTERREG IV-funded research project 1914FACES2014 on the cultural legacy of facial disfigurement.

Paddy would like to take the opportunity to thank David, Marjorie and Faces of Conflict Curator Cristina Burke-Trees for a wonderful year spent working with the team at Exeter University and of course all contributors to the publication. Special thanks too must be extended to the family of WW1 serviceman and Gillies veteran William M Spreckley who have generously contributed images from their personal family archive. Thanks for your enduring support!



Glimm Rubeus arrives!

Well its finally here! 'Rubeus', the second episode in the evolving PVC gorget collection 'Glimm' by Patrick Ian Hartley is available to for hire and to buy and will be coming to an editorial/music video near you soon! Thanks to a great team for the fabulous images you see here. Catherine Day firing the shutter and top pixel-whacker, Jodie Austen for whippin' up mega fringes, Shell Clapham for fantastic brushwork and of course our stars of the day, pihdesigns favourite Victoria Lindsay Coutts and introducing Amber Tutton. Look out for additional images featuring Amber shot by Alexander McDonald coming very soon. A special mention too to Timo Hebditch for such beautiful product shots. Sir, you are a gent! 

I tip my hat to you all... but hang onto your own hats, Glimm Episode III arrives sooner than you'll all expect! 

Full lookbook arrives shortly. Enquires welcome. 

Glimm Rubeus: Teaser ll

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Following hot on the heels from last week's teaser for Patrick's 'Glimm Rubeus' collection featuring Victoria Lindsay Coutts, is our second teaser this time featuring Amber Tutton.

It was a pleasure to shoot the collection with photography and retouching maestro Catherine Day in her Cheltenham studio, joined by Shell Clapham for make up artistry, Jodie Austen working it with hair and featuring Victoria Lindsay Coutts (from Glimm Episode 1) and of course the aforementioned Amber Tutton.

The collection is available for hire, limited edition sales and custom designs. Enquiries from retailers, stylists and commissioners welcome. 


Glimm Rubeus Limited Edition of 10 available to buy

Glimm Rubeus Limited Edition of 10 available to buy

Glimm Rubeus Limited Edition of 10 available to buy. £250 each

Patrick's latest neckwear collection Glimm Rubeus launches later this month, and in the run up to launch, he is making available a limited edition of 10 of his favourite design illustrated here. 

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Patrick Ian Hartley at SHOWstudio. SHOWcabinet: Prosthetics

These beautiful images of Patrick's work are produced by the team at SHOWstudio for the current SHOWcabinet: Prosthetics exhibition.

The series of 'Splint' sculptures are assembled from hip replacement implant components while the 'Crown of Thorns' comprises of a surgical steel skull coronet and glass pasteur pipettes. All artworks have reference to religious iconography and the beginning and end of life.

SHOWcabinet: Prosthetics runs from 18th April - 31st May at SHOWstudio, 19 Motcomb St, Belgravia, London, SW1X 8LB, United Kingdom

Patrick Ian Hartley exhibits surgical and post mortem sculptures in the new SHOWstudio exhibition PROSTHETICS

Patrick Ian Hartley exhibits surgical and post mortem sculptures in the new SHOWstudio exhibition PROSTHETICS

Patrick Ian Hartley's newly refurbished and expanded series of Cruciform sculpture series 'Splint' go on display in the forthcoming exhibition at SHOWstudio's new Belgravia gallery previewing on the 17th April 2013.

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Face Corsets feature in the new exhibition 'In Your Face' at SHOWstudio.

Patrick Ian Hartley is taking commissions of the work presented in 'In Your Face' and any sales enquiries regarding the work displayed in gallery should be directed to Carrie Scott at SHOWstudio for the duration of the show. For further press information, contact Niahm White at SHOWstudio. Read More

New Face Corsets previewed in 'Anatomy' at The Cob Gallery, London.


In collaboration with 'Guts for Garters', London's Cob Gallery in the heart of Camden present their final exhibition of 2011, 'Anatomy'. Patrick will be presenting 3 brand new satin Face Corsets and neck braces whose forms incorporate a gentle influence based on Swann Morton scalpel blades. These designs are available as a made-to-order limited edition which are available to purchase for the duration of the exhibition only. All sales enquireys should be made direct to Cob Gallery.

In addition to presenting new Face Corsets, Patrick will be exhibiting limited edition scupltural ceramic work under the name Paddy Hartley. The Cob Gallery and Guts for Garters have presented Patrick/Paddy with a rare opportunity to exhibit work from both aspects of his career (fashion and artistic) in the same space.

For further details on the show and related events, contact The Cobb Gallery directly at

'Anatomy' at The Cob Gallery, London.

Press Preview from 4pm, 24th November 2011.

Private View from 6pm - 9pm, 24th November 2011.

Continues until 23rd December 2011.Anatomy.

The Cob Gallery, 205 Royal College Street, Camden, London, NW1 0SG