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The latest Dezeen competition offers readers the chance to win one of five copies of Why Materials Matter: Responsible Design For A Better World, a book by Seetal Solanki. Karen Anderson The latest Dezeen competition offers readers the chance to win one of five copies of Why Materials Matter: Responsible Design For A Better World, a book written by Seetal Solanki.A manifesto on how to consume, manufacture and design for a better future, Why Materials Matter is written by materials conservationist Solanki, who is the founder of London-based research studio, Matter Featuring a foreward by Liz Corbin, doctoral researcher at London’s Institute of Making, the book includes 250 colour illustrations that present projects by designers, artists, makers and scientists. It is a “colourful panoply of ideas, technologies and creative efforts that focus on the earth’s most basic elements, while also showing how these elements can be transformed into new materials,” says the book’s publisher, Prestel. Examples of such projects include Edible Energy – a range of future foods including a hotdog made using the algae spirulina – created by Simon Perez, SPACE10’s chef-in-residence, as well as Granby Workshop‘s range of sawdust-treated door handles and light pulls. Read more HERE >>>> Source: Dezeen Competition: win a copy of Why Materials Matter by Seetal Solanki