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Material Matters with Grant Gibson

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

Recent Episodes

Thomas Thwaites on making a toaster by hand and attempting to become a goat (yes, really).February 24, 2021 Episode artwork Emeco's Gregg Buchbinder on recycled aluminium.February 17, 2021 Episode artwork Yinka Ilori on colour and narrative.February 10, 2021 Episode artwork Stuart Haygarth on rubbish.February 03, 2021 Episode artwork Juli Bolaños-Durman on recycled glass.January 27, 2021 Episode artwork Steve Barron on hemp (and working with Michael Jackson). December 22, 2020 Episode artwork Paola Antonelli on curating.December 09, 2020 Episode artwork Sarah Corbett on stitching and activism.December 02, 2020 Episode artwork Phoebe Cummings on raw clay.November 25, 2020 Episode artwork Tomáš Libertíny on beeswax.November 18, 2020 Episode artwork Peter Marigold on bio-plastic and mending (with a bit of wood thrown in too).November 11, 2020 Episode artwork Polly Morgan on taxidermy.October 14, 2020 Episode artwork Benchmark's Sean Sutcliffe talks wood and remembers Sir Terence Conran.October 07, 2020 Episode artwork Natsai Audrey Chieza on bacteria.September 30, 2020 Episode artwork Julia Lohmann on kelp (or seaweed).September 23, 2020 Episode artwork Esna Su on the refugee crisis and creating contemporary art from traditional Turkish craft.September 15, 2020 Episode artwork Dominic Wilcox on inventing.September 08, 2020 Episode artwork Alexis Peskine on nails.July 16, 2020 Episode artwork Lin Cheung on stone and the importance of jewellery. June 24, 2020 Episode artwork Fernando Laposse on corn, colour and (Mexican) culture. June 02, 2020 Episode artwork Freddie Robins on knitting.May 12, 2020 Episode artwork SCP's Sheridan Coakley on manufacturing, retailing and pioneering British design. April 22, 2020 Episode artwork Gareth Neal on timber and technology.April 08, 2020 Episode artwork Junko Mori on metal.March 05, 2020 Episode artwork Malene Hartmann Rasmussen on film, fairytales and clay.February 26, 2020 Episode artwork