Working with other artists, researchers and specialists as well as industry practitioners, archives, creative organisations and the wider public Gordon Munro and Ewan Robertson began exploring the creative potential of iron in 2011 via different practice-based research projects.

ARCHIVED PROJECT: An annual workshop for practice-based/led researchers in electronic music across the UK and Europe.

ARCHIVED PROJECT: Gestured is a constellation of artworks inspired by alchemy, transformation and symbolic gesture, hidden within the books and secret spaces of Chetham's Library. As a body of new work it extends previous research by Brass Art on the digital body, interiority, doubling and capturing gesture through both analogue and technological means.

Bridging the gap between buildings, energy and people.

ARCHIVED PROJECT: Maria Fusco's first piece of writing for radio, commissioned by Artangel and BBC Radio 4 as part of the £1m Open initiative.

ARCHIVED PROJECT: A collaboration between researchers in Scotland and Canada, developing a greater understanding of craft.

ARCHIVED PROJECT: An interdisciplinary performance project exploring the relationship between the body and technology.

ARCHIVED PROJECT: A research and teaching project on forms of design practice outside the mainstream.