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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Festival of Stuff: Crazy Materials Golf

Festival of Stuff: Crazy Materials Golf

Sat 06 July 19 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Free, no booking required, open to all.

Part of Festival of Stuff,  Public Events  

Materials Library


Designing-out Plastic Waste

Designing-out Plastic Waste

This project brings together a diverse team of UCL researchers interested in solving the plastic waste problem. Our aim is to develop ways to design-out waste from plastic packaging and create new business opportunities. More


Recycled HDPE (milk bottle) plastic being extruded and then shaped. Designer @jamesmshaw has brought his home-made……

13:32, May 8th

Institute of Making

Fire and ice on @thismorning today. Great snap of @Schofe with a flaming head of hair. A pleasure to work with such……

14:23, May 14th

Zoe Laughlin