Join Chris Lefteri at the Materials Design Lab for a talk and workshop on the hidden properties of Hanji paper.
Using a range of beautiful samples, this hands-on cross-cultural project will explore how a traditional Korean material can have new potential in a modern world. Anti-bacterial, odour and temperature control and high strength are some of the compelling attributes from this paper made from mulberry fibre.
Where is the value in this ancient material in the modern world for applications in fashion, interiors, furniture and product design? Come and find out!
London based Chris Lefteri is one of the most influential materials experts working in design and materials today. Recognised as an international leading authority on materials and their application in design, the Materials Design Lab is a hub to trigger new ideas and offers inspirational materials and design solutions by bridging the gap between the material industries and the design community.