Oscar Trainor & Kennedy Telford are self-taught designers based in east Vancouver. After meeting as set dressers in the film industry in 2003, they began their professional partnership in 2005 with the founding of WRKS DVSN Artist-Run Centre at 269 Powell. In 2013 they formed OAKS Enterprises to publish This East Van Kitchen, A Fresh Introduction To Cooking, a cooking manual written, photographed & designed by Kim Mulder & Kennedy Telford. In 2014 they established Oscar&Kennedy Art, Objects & Furniture with the release of their Q Series of handmade chairs. At IDSWest in September 2016 they will premier their new line of ceramic vessels + dinner ware. All O&K building, finishing & printing is done in Vancouver. Please also visit eastvankitchen.com & kennedytelford.com!
This East Van Kitchen
Western Living November 2015
Globe & Mail Style Advisor Fall 2016