Katy Shand is a designer, researcher and multi-disciplinary maker.  Her work centres around themes of social sustainability and manifests a use of making to interrogate future needs and generate narrative. She graduated from MA Material Futures at London's Central St Martins in 2016.

Katy first trained as an embroidery designer at The Glasgow School of Art and has over eight years experience in the fashion and textiles industry.  Her clients have included Sonia Rykiel, Topshop, Wrangler and Paper London.  She has frequently collaborated on retail design projects - creating textile installations for window displays, press events and retail spaces.


April 2017 - Home Sweet Home, Ventura Lambrate, Milan Design Fair

March 2017 - Designers in Residence, Work-In-Progress at ArtEZ, The Netherlands

September 2016 - Brainwaves Exhibition, The Lethaby Gallery, London

June 2016 - CSM Degree Show, London

April 2016 - Provocating Futures, Ventura Lambrate, Milan Design Fair

January 2016 - CSM Work In Progress Show, London