Material Matters: Wood

The Art School’s new annual programme, Material Matters, sets out to explore a specific material that crosses the school through a range of approaches.

For the inaugural year, we have chosen to focus on wood. To start our thinking we invited three of the Art School’s expert practitioners – Gerry Alabone, David MacDiarmid and Dick Onians – to engage in a conversation facilitated by Principal Tamiko O’Brien.

An edited transcript of their discussion can be viewed here. If you would like a hard copy, please contact


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