Drummond Masterton

Job title
Head of Sustainable Product Design
Email
drummond.masterton@falmouth.ac.uk
Telephone
01326 370489 Ext: 1489

Drummond trained as a 3D designer, at Grays School of Art, Aberdeen and at postgraduate level at the Royal College of Art in London. His digitally designed and manufactured craft pieces have been selected for a number of major European and UK exhibitions, including Languages, 2006; Jerwood Contemporary Makers, 2008; Matter1, Dovecott, 2010; Labcraft, Crafts Council, 2010-12, Collect, Saatchi Gallery, London 2009-13. His work is represented by the Wills Lane Gallery in St Ives. He also has several key pieces of work in national collections, including the Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh, Crafts Council, London, Shipley Museum, Tyne and Wear, Ironbridge Gorge Museum, Shropshire.

Qualifications

YearQualificationAwarding body
2000
MA by project, Goldsmithing, Silversmithing, Metalwork and Jewellery
Royal College of Art, London
1998
BA (Hons) Design and Craft (First Class)
Grays School of Art, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

Honours and awards

YearDescription
2013

Winner of the Artfund, awarded by the Crafts Council

2012

Winner of the Friends of Aberdeen Silver Commission

2011

Shortlisted for the design of the Olympic and Paralympic Medals for the 2012 Games

2008

Shortlisted for National Metalwork Design Award, Sheffield

2008

Selected for Jerwood Contemporary Makers

2007

Selected as one of five craft practitioners for the largest AHRC funded project in the crafts, 'Past Present and Future Craft Practice', University of Dundee

2005

Shortlisted for National Collecting Scheme for Scotland

2003

Contemporary Art Society, piece purchased for collection

2000

Deutsche Bank, 'Pyramid Award for Art', winner

1999

Royal Mint, open medal category, winner

Research interests

Research centre and group affiliations

Autonomatic

Research topics

Digital Making
Rapid Prototyping
Metal Work
Craft/crafting
Cnc Milling
3d Cad

Research outputs

Publications and research outputs

Conference or Workshop Item

Masterton, Drummond (2016) Make:Shift, Crafts Council Conference, 2016. In: Make:Shift, November 10th - 11th 2016, Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester, UK.
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Masterton, Drummond (2015) Making the Future. In: Exploiting Digital, July 17th 2015, Falmouth University, Penryn Campus, Cornwall, UK..
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Masterton, Drummond and Andrews, Simon (2015) Innovation across the design curriculum: Embedding sustainable design. In: Envisioning sustainable design and eco-design in Welsh universities, 17th April 2015, Pierhead, c/o The National Assembly for Wales, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, Wales.
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Masterton, Drummond (2013) Mindful Digital Practice. In: The World Beyond The Things, 12th - 14th March, 2014, Neues Museum, Staatliches Museum für Kunst und Design in Nürnberg - Klarissenplatz - 90402 Nürnberg.
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Masterton, Drummond (2007) Deconstructing the Digital. In: New Craft Future Voices, 4 July 2007, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK.
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Artwork

Masterton, Drummond (2015) DPA. [Artwork]
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Masterton, Drummond (2013) Grand Galibier. [Artwork]

Masterton, Drummond (2012) Etive. [Artwork] Item availability may be restricted.
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Masterton, Drummond (2012) KOM. [Artwork]
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Masterton, Drummond (2009) Campionissimo. [Artwork]

Exhibition

Masterton, Drummond (2010) 5D- Space Filling Polyhedra. [Exhibition] Item not available from this repository.

Masterton, Drummond (2007) Star Tessellation. [Exhibition]
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Masterton, Drummond (2005) Terrain cup. [Exhibition]
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Design

Masterton, Drummond (2016) The World in our Hands. [Design] Item availability may be restricted.
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Project

Masterton, Drummond (2015) Unobtainium. [Project]
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Teaching

Areas of teaching

3D Design
Sustainable Product Design
Goldsmithing
Silversmithing
Metalwork
Jewellery

Courses taught

BA(Hons) Sustainable Product Design

Professional engagement