Oscar McNaughton’s practice is wholeheartedly and passionately informed by making. With a designer-maker background, he brings hands-on, practical and material based principles into every area of his work. His practice maintains a focus on relationships – those we have as individuals, and as a society – with objects, and with each other.
Oscar is particularly interested the relationship between traditional craft and contemporary digital fabrication, and the role of technology within contemporary craft. “As designers, we have a goal to ensure that what we make/design positively contributes to the world in some form, with the responsibility of ensuring sustainable thinking, and positive social change.” This is the ethos Oscar unreservedly holds in his work.