Ian McIntyre is a Leeds born, London based designer who is a specialist in ceramics and glass. He studied MA Ceramics and Glass at the Royal College of Art, graduating in 2010. He set up his own studio in East London in 2011. He is a guest lecturer at Kingston University and the Royal College of Art. McIntyre works across art, design, curation and research. His work is distinguished by an honest use of materials, a rigorous attention to detail and an ongoing search for purity of form. He brings both passion and expertise to his field. For HAY, he has designed the Mediums ceramics collection.