The Plastics Style
David Harman Powell, an eminent designer, visited MoDiP on 19th May 2010 to give a talk based on his experiences at the Ekco and BIP industrial design studios. For an account of his life, work and significance see our exhibition Spotlight on...
In 2013, George Entwistle, a masters degree student studying History of Design at Oxford University, interviewed David Harman Powell in research for an essay entitled; 'Assess how the materials and techniques of production used in making the ‘Ranton’ cup and saucer affected its consumption'.
George and David have kindly shared the interview with MoDiP, the two parts can be accessed below.