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An interview with Matthew Connell, curator of ‘Out of Hand: Materialising the digital’ exhibition

September 21, 2016

Anni Turnbull
  Matthew Connell, was lead curator on Out of Hand. Here he discusses his approach to the exhibition with fellow MAAS curator Anni Turnbull. What is the exhibition about? It’s a look at the world of digital manufacturing and an acknowledgement that the digital world is now imposing itself on the material world in a way that breaks down a long standing dichotomy.

Real vs Fake: Museum objects

February 3, 2011

Erika Taylor
Whilst working on the new ‘Ecologic: creating a sustainable future’ exhibition, we were looking for objects to help us tell the story of climate change, and more specifically talk about the fossil record.