Thursday, June 28, 2007

Focus: Richard Sweeney

Born and raised in Huddersfield, England, Richard is currently studying Three Dimensional Design at the Manchester Metropolitan University. He works with flat sheet materials, manipulating form through the use of hand-craft and CNC manufacturing techniques. Inspired by the mathematical principles dictating growth in nature, Richard Sweeney also creates paper sculptures for interior installations and shop display. Richard won several prizes including DKKN from New Designers.