Industry Friday talk 28.11.14

Iris Dunbar will give a brief summary of her career spanning from a multidisciplinary practice to sole practitioner bridging interiors exhibitions and events. She will discuss Interiors from a global perspective and pose the question of the definition of Interiors within the profession. ¬†Currently there is a worldwide directive to help to clarify it’s identity.

Iris has worked within a cross section of the Interior Design Industry, ranging from working in the Interior Design division of Building Design Partnership to an independent practitioner. Her experience has spanned all sectors, working on commercial offices and restaurants to residential and exhibition projects. Her teaching background has been integrated into her career and she started The Interior Design School in the early nineties to combine her design and teaching skills.

She is past President of The British Interior Design Association and currently President of the International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers.