Pillow Talk exhibiting at Uniqlo TATE LATES

Pillow Talk exhibiting at Uniqlo TATE LATES

I’m very excited to be part of the next Uniqlo Tate Late! on the 23rd February. My pillow made in 2016, will be shown alongside my mothers’ pillow as well as 58 other brilliant pillow artworks by women artists from the SLWA & the WAL. Uniqlo Tate Late Workshops – we’ll be on Level 2 in the […]

Website Launch – gillianbestpowell.com

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Website Launch – gillianbestpowell.com

Yesterday, to celebrate the life of my mother Gillian Best Powell, I launched her updated website on what would have been her 62nd birthday. It has been just over a year since her sudden passing and I wanted to create a positive and colourful way to share her memory. www.gillianbestpowell.com I have documented, photographed and uploaded […]

XIII Tallinn Design Festival > 16-22 Sept ’19

XIII Tallinn Design Festival > 16-22 Sept ’19

WORKSHOP: FUTURE BIOMATERIALS 18.09.19 12:00-15:00 Up to 15 participants >> The workshop is now full! @ Noblessneri Valukoda, Peetri 10, 10411 Tallinn, Estonia X Materiom workshop by Zoe Powell in english. Duration: ~3 h

1 year of @Materiom_ Instagram!

1 year of @Materiom_ Instagram!

It’s officially been a year since I started working with Materiom and so it’s also a year since I started the @Materiom instagram account as a way to build the community of biomaterial researchers. Looking forward to another year of sharing knowledge, bioplastic samples and experiments from our team and community. https://www.instagram.com/materiom_/ For my instagram, […]

Materiom Team visit to Ultimaker

Materiom Team visit to Ultimaker

As part of the development into our material research, the Materiom London team visited Ultimaker with the team from ‘A New Field” to have a day of experiments. More photos to come soon!

Bioplastic sample making for University of Exeter

Bioplastic sample making for University of Exeter

To ensure the material development of the bioplastic samples that I am creating along with other contributors, my colleague Pilar and I have begun to work with the University of Exeter by creating materials which can be put through tests such as ecotoxicology exams and tensile strength comparisons.    

Home exhibit of Gillian Best Powell

Home exhibit of Gillian Best Powell

As part of Lee Green Open Studios, myself and the rest of the Powell family, opened the doors of our home to exhibit and sell some of my late mother’s artworks. THE 2018 OPEN STUDIOS EVENT took place on 2 CONSECUTIVE WEEKENDS IN NOVEMBER. ​Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th November and Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th November  12-6pm From screen […]

Live Webinar with Offset Warehouse & Green Matters 3/10/18

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Live Webinar with Offset Warehouse & Green Matters 3/10/18

Check out Green Matters  Natural Dye Company Join the Offset Warehouse Members Club