Category: Design

How to become a wayfinding designer

How to become a wayfinding designer Design Week: What does it mean to be a wayfinding design? Pelin Morris: Wayfinding refers to how people interact seamlessly with a built environment. These systems are a strategic design exercise that involves many disciplines, including behavioural psychology, product design, and engineering. Good analysis of an urban space or building is […]

How to become: a product developer

How to become: a product developer Design Week: What does it mean to be a product developer? Nikki Stuart: Product developers are responsible for transforming a design, which is often a 3D drawing, into a tangible product. This includes helping the designer find the right maker or craftsperson and then sourcing the materials necessary to make […]

How can small studios get big clients?

How can small studios get big clients? A well-known client is a significant milestone for any design studio. It can bring your work to a wider audience and lead to more work. It can be difficult for smaller studios or newly established ones to get the chance to pitch larger clients. Without a portfolio or the confidence […]

How to join the interior design (in) crowd

How to join the interior design (in) crowd “The relationship between universities and the industry can be very complicated – many people leave education with a degree as an interior designer, thinking: ‘What now ?’,”,” Lucy Painter, Director of Studio Recruitment. Painter spent 15 years working as an interior designer recruiter. She has learned a […]