March 16, 17, 18, 19   2017

Architectural Digest Design Show
New York, NY


June 19  2016    12 pm- 4 pm

Open Studio and Sale
26 Grove St, New Canaan

A native of New Canaan, Throop has shown his work in several galleries and numerous exhibitions around the United States, including Architectural Digest Design Show, the prestigious Smithsonian Craft Show and the Philadelphia Museum of Art Show.  He was classically trained in England under John Makepeace, one of that nation’s foremost contemporary furniture makers, and has operated his business, Black Creek Designs, since his return to the United States in 1992.  Throop has built a considerable reputation, and his pieces are now included in several important public and private collections, including many homes in New Canaan, Darien Rowayton and Greenwich and abroad.

The Open Studio Sale will feature numerous pieces and several works in progress including an award winning standing cabinet, an award winning music stand, coffee tables, foyer benches, and console tables.  All are one-of-a-kind, and feature a variety of stunning hardwoods, including such exotic varieties as bubinga from West Africa, Highly figured walnut from California, and imbuya from Brazil.


October 25 - March 20 2016

Fairfield Museum
Handcrafted: Past and Present
Fairfield, CT

March 17, 18, 19, 20   2016

Architectural Digest Design Show
New York, NY