Established in 2020, the Ockham Lecture Series commissions a rich breadth of voices to write about ideas that matter for craft, design and architecture. It and the Pocket Series are supported by Objectspace's extraordinary lead partner, Ockham Residential.
Writer Henry Oliver (the editor of Metro) presents a consideration of the things that occupied our time over lockdown and how these translate into a post-lockdown world.
Certain activities, like baking sourdough bread, have become symbolic of the time we spent at home. In this Ockham Lecture, Henry Oliver explores why we decided it was essential to focus on this ancient activity of baking at a chaotic and unpredictable time.