We will be experimenting with using novel materials for creating new designs. The title of this workshop is a word play, a confusion of the noun and the verb. Participants will be asked to think about both aspects and work directly with them in order to realise their designs.
Peter Marigold is a designer and maker of objects. Following a path from sculpture at Central Saint Martins info theatrical and event scenography, Peter Marigold gained a broad range of making skills that have continued into his design practice today. After completing the M.A. DesignProducts course at the RCA he established his design practice concentrating on a wide variety of objects including furniture, products and interiors, Working with both galleries and manufacturers his work is exhibitied internationally including at events and locations such as the Milan Furniture fair, Design Maiami, Stavanger 2008 (Norway), and MoMA New York, Design Museum Holon (Israel). In 2009 he was awarded one of the four ‘Designer of the Future’ awards by Design Maiami in December and at 21_21 Design Sight (Mongolian Cashmere). He lives near Hampstead Heath in London with his illustrator partner Orly Orbach, his son Leon and giant African snil, Marvin.
Homepage : www.petermarigold.com