Philippa is an international woven textile researcher and designer/artist/curator with a portfolio practice, and is the Woven Textile Pathway Leader at Central Saint Martins, UAL . She is a lead researcher with the Textile Futures Research Centre. She graduated from Goldsmiths’ College, University of London and gained her MA at the Royal College of Art and was awarded the prestigious Worshipful Company of Weavers Silver Medal in 2014.
Her main textile practice lies in digital woven jacquard and is known for her textiles which explore 2D – 3D self folding concepts.
The Weave Shed is a website for weave designers with a portfolio practice, payee, mills, independent, designer makers, tapestry, artists, educators and students. The site was initially funded for the website design for the by The Worshipful Company of Weavers