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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

Polly Morgan on taxidermy.October 14, 2020 Episode artwork 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 John Barnard on carbon fibre.February 19, 2020 Episode artwork Daniel Charny on fixing and repair.February 12, 2020 Episode artwork Shelley James on maths, music and the magic of glass.February 05, 2020 Episode artwork Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby – from plywood to (recycled) plastic.January 29, 2020 Episode artwork Corinne Julius on a life in design and a love of craft.December 18, 2019 Episode artwork Sebastian Cox on food and furniture.December 11, 2019 Episode artwork Barnaby Barford on ceramic.December 04, 2019 Episode artwork Laura Youngson Coll on vellum. November 27, 2019 Episode artwork Andrew Waugh on CLT – or cross-laminated timber. November 20, 2019 Episode artwork Bethan Laura Wood on laminate.November 13, 2019 Episode artwork Blackhorse Lane Ateliers' Han Ates on denim. October 03, 2019 Episode artwork