Self authored essays, presentations

  • Bristow, M. (1998) 3 Weeks to Turn 348, Three Years to Turn Intuition Towards Understanding. In: Johnson, P. ed. Ideas in the making: practice in theory. London: Crafts Council - read more.

  • Bristow, M. (2003) Material Trace - Marking Time and Defining Space. In: Through the Surface: Collaborating Textile Artists from Britain and Japan. Farnham: The Surrey Institute of Art & Design University College 2004 - read more.

  • Bristow, M. (2005) Sustaining 7 Square Metres. In: Revealed. Nottingham: Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery - read more.

  • Bristow, M (2007) Reflective statement, Cloth and Culture Now. [Internet] - read more.

  • Bristow, M. (2007) Materially Measured. In: Repeat Repeat. Chester: University of Chester - read more.

  • Bristow, M. 2007 Delegate pack statement, Pushing Boundaries symposium, Staffordshire University,16.6.2007. Craftspace, Staffordshire University and Designer Maker West Midlands - read more.

  • Bristow, M. (2010) Reflection on the development of the ‘bag’ and buttonhole pieces, Unpublished paper - read more.

  • Bristow, M. (2010) Materialising the Grid: Unpublished paper, Material Evidence Symposium, Corsham Court Centre, Bath, 29.9.10 - read more.

  • 2012 ‘Staging (and restaging) the specific unspecificity of textile', Unpublished paper, RNUAL Student Spring Research Symposium, 17.2.12 - read more.

  • Bristow, M. (2012) ‘Continuity of Touch - Textile as Silent Witness’. In: Hemmings, J. ed. The Textile Reader. Oxford: Berg - read more.

  • Bristow, M (2013). Press release, Concordance exhibition, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, 29.7.2013 – 1.9.2013 - read more.

  • Bristow, M. (2013) Artist statement. In: Cloth & Memory {2}. Saltaire: Salts Estates - read more.