Matthew Edgar

Matt Edgar developed and leads the Graphic Design degree course at Sheffield Institute of Arts. He teaches across the curriculum with a particular focus on developing holistic approaches to embedding history, theory and practice in delivery. He commissions and curates exhibitions that address key issues within the discipline. These have included Ken Garland and Lance Wyman (with Unit Editions), Jan van Toorn, Universal Everything, and Why Not Associates. With a background in documentary filmmaking, his current research centers on developing films that investigate the history of typography and design.