Institute of Making


The Institute of Making is a multidisciplinary research club for those interested in the made world: from makers of molecules to makers of buildings, synthetic skin to spacecraft, soup to diamonds, socks to cities. Membership of and day-to-day access to the Institute is available to all UCL staff and students. Learn more

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Self Healing Cities

Self Healing Cities

We are part of a pioneering five year EPSRC-funded project investigating the use of robotics to maintain and repair city infrastructure. More


This week we have a Maker in Residence. @HelenCarnac has bought her experimental enamelling art practice to the wor……

17:35, Nov 26th

Institute of Making

My pal @Newsagentprovoc is cooking up some tasty treats on YouTube. I can’t get over @francesbarber13’s mouldy toma……

14:20, Nov 24th

Zoe Laughlin

We need people to take part even if you dont compost but want to know what to do with biodegradable plastics.…

20:57, Dec 4th

Mark Miodownik