Glenn Adamson
Senior Scholar, Yale Center for British Art

Glenn Adamson is a curator and writer on design, craft and art. A senior scholar at the Yale Center for British Art, his latest book is Fewer, Better Things: The Hidden Wisdom of Objects (2018). He lives in New York City.

Written by Glenn Adamson

At work in the workshop of a blacksmith in Klitten, Germany, 2018. Photo by Florian Gaertner/Photothek via Getty Images

Essay/
Making
Material intelligence

The chasm between producers and consumers leaves many of us estranged from beauty and a vital part of an ethical life

Glenn Adamson