About this day
Our engaging and interactive KS5 Product Design inspiration day will take your students to the cutting edge in Design. Five renowned speakers from a diverse range of studios will give your students the inside story.
Programme & speakers
Resourcefulness and design Pascal Anson, Kingston University
In this exciting two-part session, Pascal will explore and demonstrate the creativity and resourcefulness a designer needs when approaching any design situation. Students will then be involved in a collective creative exercise.
About Pascal Anson
Designer Pascal Anson is Senior Lecturer at Kingston University and a visiting lecturer at the RCA. He runs a design consultancy and holds workshops in the UK and abroad.
Car design for the future James Trim, Jaguar
How do we design cars for 20 years into the future? James will explore the creative process of designing a vehicle and give invaluable insights into a career in design.
About James Trim
James is lead exterior designer at Jaguar
Engaging design Kirstine Jaeger, Jason Bruges Studio Limited
Kirstine will present a range of projects and processes providing an insight into the context for Studio artworks. She will reveal how she approaches a brief to come to a design that is site-specific, innovative and that engages people with their environment.
About Kirstine Jaeger
Kirstine Jaeger joined Jason Bruges Studio after obtaining her degree from Aarhus School of Architecture, Denmark in 2014. She is now a Senior Designer and has worked on many of the Studio’s best loved projects ranging from temporary light interventions and performances to permanent museum installations. Recently she was project lead on Digital Ornithology, an installation representing 12 million migratory birds and the unique landscape of the Wadden Sea National park (Denmark) and Where Do We Go From here?, which saw a cast of 21 industrial robots animate Hull’s nighttime streets.
Making everyday objects special Sebastian Bergne, Designer
It has never been more important to design products that contribute positively. Industrial designer Sebastian Bergne will talk about ten very different projects that are both normal and exceptional, expected and unexpected.
About Sebastian Bergne
British Industrial designer Sebastian Bergne is renowned for making everyday objects special with his essential and human approach to design. His achievements have been widely recognised with international design awards, frequent publication, exhibitions and inclusion in museum collections such as The Museum of Modern Art (New York) and the Design Museum (London).
Natural design Kirsi Enkovaara, Designer
Kirsi will explore the way nature organically creates shapes and systems and can be incorporated into design.
About Kirsi Enkovaara
Kirsi is based her own studio in South London after graduating from the Royal College of Art, Design Products in 2014. She has exhibited extensively through Europe, recently exhibiting in Helsinki Design Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum and Somerset House. Her work has been featured in the front runner publications such as Dezeen, Wallpaper*, Interni and Frame Magazine.