Material Matters Conference - 2-3 April 2012, London


Profile: Hugh Aldersey-Williams

Hugh Aldersey-Williams is a writer and curator with interests in science, architecture and design. He curated the ‘Zoomorphic’ and ‘Touch Me’ exhibitions at the Victoria and Albert Museum, and ‘Identity: Eight Rooms, Nine Lives’ at the Wellcome Collection. His latest book is PERIODIC TALES (Penguin), a cultural companion to the chemical elements. He is presently working on an art exhibition related to the elements at Compton Verney House in Warwickshire and a new book about the human body.


A spontaneous round-up commentary, reflection and Q&A at the end of each day.