Design + Space

We’ve all sat in that uncomfortable chair 10 minutes too long; dreamt of an office window to gaze out of; or dressed up our desks with family photos and plants. Space, light, texture, sound, smell – and our control over these elements – influence our focus, motivation and general well-being.

I’ve worked extensively with architects, engineers, interior designers, teachers and students to create environments that people look forward to being in every day. I am not a designer, but an interpreter: talking to people to understand their needs and communicating with design teams to help them get it right.

I’ve written about design and space for Gratnells furniture. Download a sample brochure here [6MB].

I was the educationalist on the design teams for the following schools, all of which have now been built: