Sam is a product designer. Born in Bath (England) in 1985, Sam has always had a passion for designing and making.

Having previously trained and worked as a design engineer, in the summer of 2012, Sam completed a two year masters at London's Royal College of Art studying Design Products under Sebastian Wrong and Harry Richardson.

Sam has exhibited his work around Europe, including the V&A in London (UK), Salone del Mobile in Milan (Italy) and Stockholm Design Week (Sweden). At his studio and workshop in London, he continues to design products, furniture, lighting and experiment with making.

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Teaching
Visiting Lecturer / Tutor, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei 2014

Exhibitions
2014
Selected: It's Just Design, Graz Austria, Apr 2014 Snelson & Holdfast

2013
Salone Satellite, Fiera Milano, Milan Italy, Apr 2013 In Wire
Out of the Woods, Stockholm Furniture Fair, Stockholm Sweden, Feb 2013 Snelson
Interiors UK, NEC Birmingham, UK, Jan 2013 (various)

2012
RCA Collective, DDW, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, Oct 2012 (various)
Out of the Woods, V&A London, Sept 2012 Snelson
Tent London, London, Sept 2012 Public Resonance installation
X3 Superbrands, Tent London, Sept 2012 Six Hour Chair
Hendzel & Hunt 24hr Challenge, LDF, London, Sept 2012 Charlie Chaplin
Designersblock, Southbank Centre, London, Sept 2012 Holdfast
SustainRCA, London, Sept 2012, Making Money (in Milan) & Snelson
Santorini Biennale of Arts, Santorini, Greece, Jul/Oct 2012 (Public Resonance)
RCA 175 Summer Show, Battersea, London, Jun 2012 (various)
RCA Paradise, Lambrate, Milan, Apr 2012 (Making Money in Milan)
Royal College of Art, Work in Progress Show, London, Jan/Feb 2012 (various)

2011
Fendi x RCA, Sloane Street London, Sept 2011 (Anatomy of Fendi)
Yamaha Resonance, Chappell Music, Soho London, Sept 2011 (Public Resonance)

2010
Royal College of Art, Work in Progress Show, London, Dec 2010 (various)

Previous
New Designers, BDC London, Jul 2007 (undergraduate projects)
Made in Brunel, BDC London, Jun 2007 (undergraduate projects)

Publications
2013
Creative Product Design - Sendpoints Publishing, December 2013
Something Like A Musical Instrument - Yamaha, September 2013
STUDIOBJECT presents In Wire, April 2013

2012
Out of the Woods: The Creation of 12 Hardwood Chairs, AHEC September 2012
Out of the Woods: Adventures of Twelve Hardwood Chairs, RCA September 2012
RCA 175 Show Book, June 2012
Thinking Through Making, June 2012

2011
Yamaha: Resonance, September 2011
RCA Design Products Year Book, June 2011

Previous
Red Dot Design Award Book, January 2009
Brunel University, Made in Brunel Directory, 2007
D&AD Student Design Awards Book, 2007

Accolades (selected)
2013
Special Mention Design Report Award 2013 (Salone Satellite), In Wire

2012
AHEC & RCA Out of the Woods selection 2012
Highly Commended Conran Foundation Award 2012, Making Money in Milan

2011
Fendi & RCA selection 2011, The Anatomy of Fendi
Yamaha & RCA selection 2011, Public Resonance

Previous
Red Dot Design Award 2009, Onzo Smart Energy Kit
Brunel University Graham Hawkes Prize 2007, Design Innovation
Brunel University Runnymede Prize 2007, Best Design Project
D&AD Student Design Awards 2007, Highly Commended

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Websites
Sam's Vimeo page showcasing a selection of videos
Sam has recently created a twitter feed.