The Sorrell Foundation, London Design Festival Talks

22
Sep
2008
 
XX
XX
AM

Young Design Centre, Somerset House

The Pupils´ Brief - New designs for schools: briefed by pupils, created by designers

Leading designers and their pupil clients tell the story of how the design industry can work with young people to deliver new environments for schools.

19 September
12-1pm
David Pierce of Urban Salon received a brief from pupil clients at Falmouth School, Cornwallto design and build a new Design and Technology block

1-1.45pm
Lunch, and an opportunity to meet and talk to pupils and designers in the What´s Next For Schools exhibition, Sorrell Foundation Young Design Centre

1.45pm-2.45pm
Richard Seymour of seymourpowell received a brief from pupil clients at Langdon School, London to design and build an outdoor performance space


22 September
12-1pm
Neil Hogan of SHH received a brief from pupil clients at Acland Burghley School, London to design and build their new dining space, The Hub


1-1.45pm
Lunch, and an opportunity to meet and talk to pupils and designers in the What´s Next For Schools exhibition, Sorrell Foundation Young Design Centre

1.45-2.45pm
Phineas Manasseh, Architect received a brief from pupil clients at Mounts Bay School, Penzance, Cornwall to design and build Blue Cube, the school´s new performing arts space

During lunch, guests can visit the What´s Next For Schools? exhibition, which draws attention to the benefits of giving young people a say in the way their schools are designed and shows the outcomes of the 7-year joinedupdesignforschools programme, where pupils are the clients and designers work for them.

The talks are free. To reserve a place please contact Jenny at the Sorrell Foundation on tel: 020 7845 5862, or email: jenny@thesorrellfoundation.com

For further information: www.thesorrellfoundation.com