Material Matters with Grant Gibson
Material Matters features in-depth interviews with a variety of designers, makers and artists about their relationship with a particular material or technique. Hosted by writer and critic Grant Gibson. Follow Grant on Insta @grant_on_design
Dr Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg on nature and technology.
December 01, 2021
Robert Penn on bread – and the politics behind baking.
November 24, 2021
Carmen Hijosa on creating Pinatex (a non-woven textile made from pineapple leaves).
November 17, 2021
Amin Taha on building with stone.
November 10, 2021
Mark Cropper on paper and his family's extraordinary history with the material.
October 06, 2021
Claire Wilcox on clothes (and her brilliant book, Patch Work)
September 22, 2021
Piet Hein Eek on scrap wood, waste and making the most of 'available possibilities'.
September 15, 2021
Emma Witter on animal bone.
September 08, 2021
Chris Day on glassblowing, the black experience, and why dyslexia is his superpower.
August 31, 2021
1882 Ltd's Emily Johnson on manufacturing ceramics in Stoke-on-Trent.
May 25, 2021
Sir John Sorrell CBE on a life in design.
May 18, 2021
Garry Fabian Miller on cibachrome paper.
May 11, 2021
Mark Miodownik on animate materials.
May 04, 2021
Sarah Wigglesworth on building with straw.
April 28, 2021
Jasleen Kaur on food.
April 21, 2021
Alice Potts on sweat.
March 04, 2021
Thomas Thwaites on making a toaster by hand and attempting to become a goat (yes, really).
February 24, 2021
Emeco's Gregg Buchbinder on recycled aluminium.
February 17, 2021
Yinka Ilori on colour and narrative.
February 10, 2021
Stuart Haygarth on rubbish.
February 03, 2021
Juli Bolaños-Durman on recycled glass.
January 27, 2021
Steve Barron on hemp (and working with Michael Jackson).
December 22, 2020
Paola Antonelli on curating.
December 09, 2020
Sarah Corbett on stitching and activism.
December 02, 2020
Phoebe Cummings on raw clay.
November 25, 2020
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