Rickard Whittingham

Rickard has a background in furniture design for both production and limited edition.  He teaches in a variety of contexts from graduate education through to community-based projects.  Living and working in Newcastle upon Tyne he leads the 3D Design programme at Northumbria University and co-ordinates the graduate Designer in Residence scheme there.  His part Scandinavian and part Yorkshire mill town upbringing have led to an appreciation of bike maintenance and good workmanship of all kinds.