Jack Newbury is a practice-based designer that develops socially-engaged outcomes through a combination of research, design and production. With a strong focus on research, Jack loves to employ the engagement of colour and how this can be integrated into our design thinking.
Jack moved to London to study a masters in Material Design at Central Saint Martins in 2017 where he became engrossed in different design theories, specialising in critical projects regarding education, equality & legislation. His practice has a strong focus on inclusivity within the development of socially-engaged projects through a combination of research, design & production. Jack has exhibited his work at major design events across Europe and has been asked to speak at numerous conferences regarding his work with inclusive design. He taught as a visiting practitioner on MA Material Futures course at Central Saint Martins to deliver evening workshops using visual arts as a starting point for research methods on how to implement critical thinking & application methodologies.
In 2020, Jack set up incl., a new quarterly, inclusive, free digital publication that comprises a selection of articles and stories surrounding the theme of inclusivity; which includes but is not limited to, art, design, language, technology, science, policy, LGBTQIA+ theories etc. Jack also works as Project Coordinator (Learning and Participation) at UP Projects, delivering learning, engagement and participatory activity including artist development programmes, artist-led activities specifically for young people, resources and workshops for schools and public participation events.
ZETTELER January Selects, 2020
Inclusivity and Design Ethics, BA (Hons) Fashion Branding with Communication, Leeds Arts University, 2021
Inclusivity in Design, BA (Hons) Visual Communication, Leeds Arts University, 2021
Creating an Inclusive Sexual Education Kit, Sexplain,
What is Sexual Education, Central Saint Martins,
Design for Social Activism, MA Material Futures, Central Saint Martins, 2020
Inclusive Sexual Education, KQ Labs X Central Saint Martins, 2019
Leeds College of Art, MoOD Brussels, 2016
Launch Party, Introe.Co, 2019
Pride Festival, Adidas x Creative Debuts, 2019
Antenna, Dutch Design Week Eindhoven, 2019
Ventura Future, Milan Design Week, 2019
New Designers, London, 2016
Innovation Platform, MoOD Brussels, 2018
End of year show, Leeds College of Art, 2016
Leeds City Verities, 2014