professional history


 

Four Foot Studio : Creative Director/Partner 2007-2008
Responsible for the delivery of all footwear collections for Belgian fashion designer Dirk Bikkembergs.
Additional consultancy on associated projects, including perfume, luggage, accessories, promotional strategy and internal branding reviews.

OpenSQ : Product Designer/Partner 2007 -
An occasional collaboration, focused on the creation of interactive experiences designed to inform, surprise and delight. Often based on the reappropriation of existing audio and video technologies, our most recent project was a set of 10 audio benches for Stavanger2008, Stavanger, Norway.

Pavillion Design Studio Ltd : Creative Director/Partner 2003 - 07
Offering brand strategy and graphical communication as well as the design of 3 dimensional products, both bespoke and for mass-production.

Freelance Consultant : Product Designer 2000 - 03
Focussed on the development of innovative and engaging experiences for public spaces.
Selected projects include:
Sonic Vista: audio furniture for clients including BMW, Eden Project, Warner Chappell Music.
Monkey Business: audio interpretation for the exhibit of primates; Manchester Museum, England.
Travel Time Enrichment: improving the driving experience on Holland’s motorways. A speculative research project for the Dutch ministry of transport.

Smart Design, New York, USA : Internship 1999
New product development for OXO Good Grips and Duracell.

Pop Life! 1984 - 94
Professional Bass Player; both session musician and member of various touring/recording rock bands.

education



 
MA – Design Products, Royal College of Art, London. 1998 - 2000
BA Hons, 1st Class – Product Design, Glasgow School of Art. 1994 - 1998

teaching


 
Senior Part-Time Tutor; Dept of Product Design, Glasgow School of Art. 2000 -
Guest Lecturer/Visiting Tutor; Edinburgh School of Art.
2008
Guest Lecturer; Rogaland School of Art, Stavanger, Norway.
2008
Guest Lecturer; Central St Martins, London.
2004

professional skills


 
Extensive experience in leading design projects from conception to delivery, with a particular focus on the evaluation of brand as key to unlocking new product development opportunities.
Working knowledge of French, Italian and German

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