selected Exhibitions

12.02.2016 - 28.04.2018  
Coded Couture 
On show at the following venues:
+ Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, USA
+ Ulrich Museum of Art, Kansas, USA
+ Tufts University Art Gallery, Boston, USA
+ Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center, Oklahoma, USA
+ CAM | Contemporary Art Museum, Raleigh, USA
+ R
uth Funk Center for Textile Arts, Melbourne, USA

09.07.2016 - 04.09.2016
Hybrids: Interspecies Collaboration in Craft and Design
The National Centre for Craft and Design, Lincolnshire, UK  

30.06.2016 - 24.07.2016
Utopia Lab
Somerset House, London, UK

09.06.2016 - 28.08.2016
Biological Atelier: The Showroom | SOLO SHOW
Manchester Craft & Design Centre, Manchester, UK 

22.02.2016 - 28.02.2016
OFF THE GRID - Design Visions for Economy
Munich Creative Business Week, Alte Kongresshalle, Munich, Germany 

BIOFABRICATE 2015: Design Lab Exhibition
Microsoft Headquarters, Times Square, New York, USA 

28.05.2015 - 31.05.2015
Curated by William Myers for Home & Style Fair, Bursa, Turkey

07.01.2015 - 04.02.2015
Crafting Anatomies
Bonnington Gallery, Nottingham, UK

BIOFABRICATE 2015: Design Lab Exhibition
Microsoft Headquarters, Times Square, New York, USA

23.10.2014 - 25.10.2014
Bio:Fiction Film Festival
Quanticare selected as part of the Bio:Fiction Film Festival, Vienna, Austria

17.10.2014 - 24.10.2014
Imagine Science Film Festival
Quanticare selected as part of the 2014 Imagine Science Film Festival, New York, USA

13.09.2014 - 20.10.2014
Material Change
By Pringle of Scotland and Disegno for London Design Festival
Pringle of Scotland Flagship Store, London, UK

13.09.2014 - 20.09.2014
Restless Futures
Part of London Design Festival, Lethaby Gallery, Central Saint Martins, London, UK

23.01.2014 - 13.02.2014
Big Data: Designing with the Materials of Life
Lethaby Gallery, Central Saint Martins, London, UK

1 Nov - 10 Nov 2013
Design Beyond Making
Curated by Vectors for Protein Gallery London, London, UK  

30.10.2013 - 14.01.2014 
Scientific Skin

MAK Museum, Vienna, Austria

26.04.2013 - 01.10.2013
ALIVE: New Design Frontiers
Curated by Carole Collet for Espace Fondation EDF, Paris, France 

14.09.2013 - 21.09.2013
Shown as part of Clerkenwell, part of London Design Festival, London, UK

30.04.2012 - 25.05.2012
Window Gallery Exhibitions
Canada Walk, Canary Wharf, London, UK


“Tissue Engineering: a multidisciplinary approach”
Crick Chat Series, run by The Francis Crick Institute, held at Central Saint Martins, London, UK  

“Fashion + Technology + Sustainability = Future Reality?” 
FashTech Summit, London, UK  

"Will the Next Alexander McQueen Be a Biologist?" 
Brooklyn Fashion & Design Accelerator, Brooklyn, New York, USA

"Curiosity Box" 
Festival of Curiosity Headline Event, Mansion House, Dublin, Ireland

"DESIGN FUTURES - Fashion, Body & The Mind"
Festival of Curiosity, Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin, Ireland

"Biotextil" Symposium 
Textiel Commissie, National Museum of Ethnology Leiden, Netherlands

"Future Fashion: Growing Materials in the Lab" 
Fashiontech Berlin, Berlin Germany 

"Fashioning Biology Session"
BIOFABRICATE Summit, Microsoft Headquarters, Times Square, New York, USA

26.11.2014 - 27.11.2014
"Developing a Hybrid Textile practice within the tissue engineering laboratory: Working with living materials in design."
Transitions Conference, Huddersfield University, UK

‘Make:Shift’ Crafts Council Conference, Ravensbourne University, London

‘Nature – Material – Culture: the practice and understanding of biotechnology’
Hybrid Talks Series, Berlin, Germany

‘How Sustainable is it?’ 
Best of Britannia Event, London, UK

"Biological Design & Living Technology"
‘Wearable Futures Conference’, Ravensbourne University, London, UK

Synthetic Biology Evening Talks
Royal College of Art, London, UK

"Colloquium: Cutting: On the Fabric of the Human Body" 
Kingston University, London, UK

"Design Explorations" 
Sackler Centre, V&A Museum, London, UK

Service meets social: Designing Services with Social Networking Technologies
Microsoft Design Expo, (award winning project 'Data Hungry Skin' presented), Seattle, USA


'Grow Your Own World'
Commissioned workshop for AHA Festival, Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden

'How to… Redesign the body with biotechnology' 
WIRED Next Generation 2014, London

'Crafting the Body'
1 day workshop, Birmingham City University

Run at the following institutions: The University of Westminster, Protein Gallery London, and GV Art Gallery

Guest Lectures

Visiting lecturer at the following universities:

  • Royal Collage of Art, London, UK
  • Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden
  • The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
  • Curtin University, Perth, Australia
  • Birmingham City University, Birmingham, UK
  • University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK
  • Norwich University of the Arts, Norwich, UK
  • Kingston University, London, UK
  • Kings College London, London, UK
  • Chelsea College of Arts, University of the Arts, London, UK
  • Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts, London, UK

Selected Press, Publications & Features



  • 'States of Design', by Paola Antonelli, Thames & Hudson, Date TBC



  • 'A Common Thread' (Interview), The Biochemist, August 2016  
  • Crafts Magazine ISSUE NO. 261, July/ August 2016
  • 'Science Fashion', #ICH Magazine, February 2016
  • 'Now and Next', Tomorrow Magazine Issue 1, September 2015
  • 'Fashion Future', WELT AM SONNTAG, July 2015
  • 'Making Materials Count', Materials World Magazine, Feb 2015
  • 'When Science and Design Collides', Blueprint Magazine, Jan 2015
  • 'Biological Couture', The Sci-Fi Issue, SCENARIO Magazine, 2014
  • Futu Paper, Newpaper, March 2014
  • 'Animal Charms', WIRED Magazine, Oct 2014
  • 'Gem Visions 2016', Swarovski Trend Publication
  • 'The Language of Design', Viewpoint Magazine
  • 'Material Futures 01', TFRC Publication, 2012