Joseph Joseph: The Making of Functional Design

Joseph Joseph bowls
Date 28/04/2019 at 10.00 - 16/06/2019 at 17.00

'Joseph Joseph: The Making of Functional Design' is the first exhibition to focus on Richard and Antony Joseph’s homeware design products and prototypes, and celebrates Richard Joseph as an alumnus of Wolfson College Cambridge. 

Joseph Joseph bowls

This exhibition aims to give the public an exclusive insight into the process of developing homeware products, and how Joseph Joseph solves every day problems through intelligent design. The exhibition presents a selection of useful design objects drawn from their entire collection to date and shows the early stages of the creative process through to the final functional design product. The exhibition forms part of WOLFSON EXPLORES Transformation in 2019. 

The show is open to the public in the Combination Room and Gallery at Wolfson College Cambridge on Saturdays and Sundays between 10.00 - 17.00. To avoid disappointment please call the Porters' Lodge 01223 335900 before visiting. 

For further information about the exhibition please contact Mary-Ann Middelkoop, Curator.

What's on

Antony and Richard Joseph

The Story of Joseph Joseph, by Richard Joseph

28/05/2019 at 17.30

Richard Joseph is, of all the Wolfson alumni who have gone on the create companies, one of the best known and most successful. At Wolfson this Easter Term we shall be enjoying an exhibition of the stunning design innovations of Joseph Joseph, the company Richard and his brother Antony created in 2003. It is not overstating it to say that Joseph Joseph has transformed the design of homeware, and has enjoyed great global success as a result. Come and hear Richard's story.

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The (Political and Financial) Economics of Transformational Technology

05/06/2019 at 18.00

Like previous ones, the Digital Revolution has been shifting the distribution of power within and across economic and political and social domains.

Education Society - The impact of technology on teaching and learning situations: When is change transformative?

06/06/2019 at 17.45

We hope people with various perspectives on the education enterprise will join us to engage with topics such as “How, and how well, does technology serve today’s goals for education?” and “Does technology create a need to change those goals?”