Inspiring People to Make Better Places

Linda Florence

To mark the opening of  Durning Library as part of the Building Exploratory’s public consultation programme for the library, Linda Florence has created an installation on the building’s glazed facades that draws upon the characters that populate the outside of the building and combines (more…)


Cultures of Resilience


Prof Rebecca Earley and PhD students Bridget Harvey and Clara Vuletich will conduct three workshops Repair Before the Break, Cool School Tools and Shavasana Shirt as part of the Cultures of Resilience 4 day event programme included in the University of the (more…)

Book Launch

Print Make Wear – Creative Projects for Digital Textile Design

Melanie Bowles

We are thrilled to share that Melanie Bowles & The People’s Print will be launching their recently completed book Print Make Wear – Creative Projects for Digital Textile Design with Laurence King at Makerversity, New Wing, Somerset House (more…)


Research Through Design 2015


Natsai Chieza will present Design in the Age of Living Technology – a paper she co-authored with her collaborator Professor John Ward (The Ward Lab, University College London). The paper was recently (more…)


An Interview with Studio Houndstooth

Jo Pierce and Philippa Brock

Studio Houndstooth is an experimental, multidisciplinary textile & materials design research studio, founded by Philippa Brock and Jo Pierce.

They investigate, interrogate (more…)


Shavasana Shirt

Prof. Becky Earley

In order to drive the profound cultural and industrial change that is needed to achieve a more sustainable future, designers must be many things. Aside from creating less impactful materials, products and processes, we must design new systems and services (more…)


Circular by Design

Prof. Becky Earley and Dr. Kate Goldsworthy

Design in Action (DiA), a Knowledge Exchange Hub for the Creative Economy based primarily at the University of Dundee, will host a ‘chiasma’ innovation event. Entitled Circular by Design, is it is being run in partnership (more…)