Matthew Plumstead | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Matthew Plumstead

Portrait of Matthew Plumstead


Adjunct Faculty
Master of Fine Arts, Cranbrook Academy of Art

Matthew designs smartly focused, contemporary furniture and accessory products for the home and office. Through partnering with companies and assessing behaviors in these respective environments, he brings a point-of-view to projects that, when filtered through the processes of research, rigorous form-making, materials exploration, and prototyping, results in products that are desirable and clients that are happy. Clients include: Herman Miller, TUOHY, Umbra, and Loll Designs.

Plumstead graduated with a BFA in Furniture Design from MCAD and an MFA from Cranbrook in 3D Design.