In January Crafting Anatomies will explore the body’s influence on art and design. Organs crafted by silk worms, bespoke jewellery cultured from human skin cells and couture garments constructed using plastic surgery cutting techniques are just some of the items in the show.
Make/Believe will feature an extraordinary range of contemporary designers and artists in performance to show a collection of new work – all made in the last four years. Revealing the ideas and processes behind visually arresting performance made by UK designers.
In February we welcome a cross-disciplinary group of artists and researchers from NTU and Sheffield Hallam University for Returns, a project formed to explore the histories, architecture and remains of the former Spode Works. Download the What’s On Guide for 2015.