I went to Chichester to speak to Will Davis about his plastic extrusions factory. I wanted to understand the extrusion process better and talk through technical details of the process from the dies, to the temperatures involved, etc. etc.
M A N I F E S T O
Designers exist solely via the simple structure of crisis in which solutions, manipulations and incarnations counterbalance perpetual problems, challenges and obstacles.
We are the mediators of fact that regurgitate inarticulate laboratory knowledge into legible three-dimensional translations.
The majority of ‘designers’ are not inventors or innovators, they are alchemists, perpetually searching for a means to create gold from the bare bones of science. Designers appropriate scientific fact and mediate this immaterial knowledge in such a way as it can perform a practical function to both the ‘user’ and big business.
We represent the lens of elucidation through which science and technology are simultaneously projected back onto the human body.
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