Material Matters

The 2010 MAS Thesis project “ShapeShift” by Edyta Augustynowicz, Sofia Georgakopoulou, Dino Rossi, Stefanie Sixt has been published in “Material Matters – New Materials in Design” by Phillip Howes and Zoe Laughlin.

“Material Matters: New Materials in Design discusses the vast range of materials that are available to us today, and highlights the advances predicted to prove seminal in the future. The six chapters are divided by chemical composition—Metals, Glasses, Ceramics, Polymers, Composites and material Futures—and with every material featured, the book stresses the relevance of physical material properties.”