43519297380 7166128f68 k

Our People

Malcolm Ferris

Co-Founder of Making Futures & Honorary Fellow (2019)
<p dir="ltr">Malcolm Ferris is the Co-Founder of Making Futures, Arts University Plymouth’s international research platform exploring the future of contemporary art, craft, design-to-make and neo artisanal maker practices as 'change agents’ in 21st-century society.</p> <p dir="ltr">Formerly Research and Academic Development Director at Arts University Plymouth, Malcolm’s work has been instrumental in establishing key external partnerships for Arts University Plymouth with the British Council, Crafts Council and international collaboration, particularly in the US, Far East and South Asia, including the Making Futures events at Beijing Design Week (2014) and the Cheongju International Craft Biennale (2015).</p> <p dir="ltr">Arts University Plymouth awarded an Honorary Fellowship to Malcolm Ferris in 2019 in recognition of his formative contribution to the development of Arts University Plymouth’s curricula and research profile, and for his achievement in establishing Making Futures as home to an internationally-significant, cross-disciplinary community of research and practice in craft and sustainability.<br /></p>

Similar Profiles

Paul Fieldsend-Danks stood in front of an installation in an exhibition Pauls arms are crossed and he is wearing a suit
Professor Paul Fieldsend-Danks
Office of the Vice-Chancellor
Vice-Chancellor & Chief Executive, Professor of Fine Art
Stephen Felmingham
Professor Stephen Felmingham
Office of the Vice-Chancellor
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic), Professor of Artistic Research
Dr Robin Kirby Registrar and Deputy Vice Chancellor at Arts University Plymouth
Dr Robin Kirby
Office of the Vice-Chancellor
Deputy Vice-Chancellor
Jacqueline Moore Director of External Relations at Arts University Plymouth new
Jacqueline Moore
Office of the Vice-Chancellor
Director of External Relations
Rich Watson
Richard Watson
Office of the Vice-Chancellor
Chief Operating Officer
Stephanie Owens
Associate Professor Stephanie Owens
Office of the Vice-Chancellor
Dean of Arts, Design and Media
Mel Brown Head Shot
Mel Brown
Assistant Dean
Tim Gundry
Tim Gundry
Assistant Dean (Student Experience), Staff Governor and Member of the Employment Committee