Philippa Brock MA RCA  has an interdisciplinary practice developed over thirty years as an international designer, researcher, academic, editor, curator, strategist and textile artist within the field of woven textiles and materials. Philippa’s primary research interests lie in developing disruptive approaches to 2D and 3D woven methods on both hand and within digital industrial manufacturing, woven jacquard loom methods.

Philippa also manages the Woven Textile Pathway at Central Saint Martins, UAL part time, is part of the Textile Futures Research Community and exhibits jacquard woven art works globally. Additionally, Philippa edits The Weave Shed, a resource site, and blog for professional weavers and is Co-founder of Studio Houndstooth; a collaborative studio creating socially innovated projects that use methods of slow textile making to bring together industry and the local community.