The 13 best materials I know that don't exist yet

11th July 2013

The intriguingly titled graduation project The '13 best materials I know that don't exist yet' by Clemens Winkler, RCA explores fictional materials that can be used to create new human experiences.

Altering and manipulating exiting materials to create new sensations to pose questions about our potential future he plays with science, technology, materiality and cultural codes.

Broken down into 'Superabsorbers', 'Medicals' and 'Info-materials' he has created radiating sugar powders, semipermiable crystals and mutating jelly to name a few.

Using the principle of 'desire' as one of the drivers of his materials research alongside 'possible consequences', 'physics phenomena' and 'fiction' his methodology is both intriguing and rooted in scientific methodology.



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