Vandana Shiva: The Future of Food-Part 2

For more Stories, Food News, or Cooking Fresh videos: In part two, Dr. Vandana Shiva expresses her strong views about the problems of hunger in the developing world; the struggle of farmers in India; biotechnology, and her prescription for the type of farming model she believes the world needs. Check out our new series: Food […]

Vandana Shiva: The Future of Food-Part 1

For more Stories, Food News, or Cooking Fresh videos: This 3-part series of interviews with Dr. Vandana Shiva about the future of food is one of the most contentious, revolutionary, profound, and important discussions of any, we have had to date on Food News. This is more than about the safety of biotechnology; its about […]

Damien Wright, furniture maker

2 Damien Wright creates a ‘Ned’ side table using Australian timbers including ancient red gum. Likes: 2 Viewed: 319

Ben Rawlinson – Bespoke Furniture Maker

5 Meet Ben Rawlinson. Ben is a bespoke furniture maker and carpentry tutor at The Goodlife Centre in central London. Likes: 5 Viewed: 185

Opendesk | A new kind of furniture company

3 Opendesk is a new kind of furniture company. We don’t have a factory, or a warehouse. We’re building a platform to turn mass production on it’s head. Music: Kai Engel, Brooks, CC-BY Likes: 3 Viewed: 2278

Ceremony: Exploring Craft through Furniture by Kenton Jeske

3 Kenton Jeske Woodworker: Craftsman/Designer of hardwood furniture in Edmonton, Alberta Canada. Likes: 3 Viewed: 646

Alan Williams Metal Artist | Creatures of the Deep

1936 Alan Williams: Creatures of the Deep offers an insight into the mind and work of the immensely talented Brighton sculptor Alan Williams, who turns scrap metal into amazing animal figures. Looking into his dark influences and childhood, this biopic explores Alan’s practice, presenting the work of a true artist who holds “great talent, imagination […]

Furniture Maker Michael Fortune Mentor Video

2 Michael Fortune’s process, studio environment, and international teaching. Listen for tips on he does it. Likes: 2 Viewed: 211

An Undertaking

2033 Michael Yates’ passion for working with wood arose from the wood’s accessibility, its palpable presence and the hope that his efforts would last. But when his grandmother requested that he build her casket, the stability of oak collided with an evocative “conversation” with impermanence, death and the inevitability of absence. In spite of his […]

The making of ‘Bird’.

36 A short film about a small ornamental Bird, designed by Jacob Pugh. Jacobs studio splinter designs create and craft furniture and interior products, combining traditional craft and contemporary design with longevity in mind. Likes: 36 Viewed: 4468