Staff and students had a great time at Interior Educators Show 2021 private view. A real live event held at the very swanky Oxo Tower in London. Nine of our wonderful BA Interior Architecture students had been nominated for prizes from over seventy nominations in each category – a brilliant achievement in such a challenging year. Rosa Isaacs and Iona Hepworth went on to receive commendations in the Writing Prize and the Craft and Making category.
The exhibited works showcase a range of creative practices explored through social, cultural and political narratives, posing questions about the changing nature of spatial design. Through experimental realism we explore the implications of recent pasts, alternative nows and near-futures that inform the way we think about space, experience and behaviour.
At Brighton our students look to the future for redemption and progress; real people and real problems drive us – we do not accept current situation(s) as a given – we are radical and responsible – we are experimental and disciplined. Our specialty at Brighton is the cultivation in each student, of his or her spatial intelligence. We believe this is an intelligence that every person carries with them, uniquely developed as a result of their experience of space.
Our graduates are equipped with the vision and skill to develop the future of the interior. Building upon their own interests this year their work questions the;
These students made it down to final 9 in the UK:
Matilda Swift Barnard
You can find descriptions of all the award categories and winners here on the Interior Educators website:https://interioreducators.co.uk/re-define