Material Matters

Material Matters 2022 is the new fair from Delizia Media, a company founded by Grant Gibson and William Knight, who between them have over 45 years of experience in the design industry. Grant is one of the UK’s leading design, craft and architecture writers. His work has been published in The Observer, New Statesman, The Guardian, Daily Telegraph, and House & Garden, to name just a few. He has been editor of Blueprint and Crafts, deputy editor of FX, and acting executive editor of the RIBA Journal. In 2019, he launched the critically acclaimed podcast series, Material Matters with Grant Gibson. William has worked at the centre of UK design promotion for over 20 years, starting at the Design Council, before becoming the deputy director of the London Design Festival. Subsequently, William led some of the UK’s largest commercial design exhibitions at Media 10 Ltd, directing both 100% Design and Clerkenwell Design Week. He spent two years as director of Dubai Design Week.