Past Events

The Sound of Materials

The Sound of Materials

Saturday 14 April 2007 7:00pm - 7:00pm

Material Scientist Dr Mark Miodownik, acoustican Professor Trevor Cox and artists Zoe Laughlin and Martin Conreen will be performing demonstrations and discussing the art and science of the sound of materials.

What can the Matter be?

What can the Matter be?

Monday 01 January 2007 6:00pm - 9:00pm

An audio accompaniment to Tate Modern.

Materials Library presents…

Materials Library presents…

Monday 06 November 2006 6:00pm - 9:00pm

A series four performative investigations highlighting the science and materiality behind some of the works of art in Tate Modern’s re-hung collection. Taking each gallery space in turn as provocation for investigation, this is your chance to have a tactile encounter with the stuff of art.

The Essence of Flourescence at the Hayward Gallery

The Essence of Flourescence at the Hayward Gallery

Thursday 19 January 2006 10:00am - 6:00pm

A cabinet of fluorescent curiosities designed and curated by Dr Mark Miodownik and Zoe Laughlin.

Repair Week: Soft Toy Hospital

Repair Week: Soft Toy Hospital

Friday 13 October 2000 2:00pm - 4:00pm

This masterclass, led by Jessica Corlett, is an A&E session and beginner’s guide to repairing our most-loved soft toys.

Part of Public Programme: Repair Week  

Repair Week: Soft Toy Hospital

Repair Week: Soft Toy Hospital

Friday 13 October 2000 10:00am - 12:00pm

This masterclass, led by Jessica Corlett, is an A&E session and beginner’s guide to repairing our most-loved soft toys.

Part of Public Programme: Repair Week  

Repair Week: Introduction to Darning

Repair Week: Introduction to Darning

Thursday 12 October 2000 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Have you got holes in your jumper, your socks or your much-loved trainers? Join Institute of Making Director Zoe Laughlin for an in-person introduction to darning in the Materials Library.

Part of Public Programme: Repair Week  

Repair Week: Introduction to Darning (Online)

Repair Week: Introduction to Darning (Online)

Thursday 12 October 2000 10:00am - 11:00am

Have you got holes in your jumper, your socks or your much-loved trainers? Join Institute of Making Director Zoe Laughlin for for an introduction to darning on Zoom video call.

Part of Public Programme: Repair Week  

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