Starting an Interior Design Business - Dubai
We'll provide you with the essential skills to manage and grow your business as a professional interior designer. You will learn how to distinguish and define your specialist area of design. We will guide you through the processes of project managing an interior design project...
Taught by: Matteo Bianchi.
We'll provide you with the essential skills to manage and grow your business as a professional interior designer. You will learn how to distinguish and define your specialist area of design. We will guide you through the processes of project managing an interior design project. You will learn how to take a brief, structure your project, source and coordinate suppliers. We will also guide you through charging your creative time appropriately and invoicing. You'll enjoy a number of practical exercises and classroom discussions, some with visiting local experts in accountancy and law.
You will have a renewed confidence in facing the client as a designer, know how to charge for creative time and manage a project.
Who Should Attend
Those looking to embark on an interior design career as an independent Interior designer, keen to learn the key business management skills to make their businesses successful.
Please Note: When making your booking please do not tick the 'If you DO NOT hold a UK/EU/EEA passport please click here' box as this is only relevant to bookings for courses held in the UK. If you are a non-UAE national booking a course in Dubai please ensure you obtain the correct visa if required for entry into the UAE.
Matteo Bianchi is an interior and product designer with an entrepreneurial flair. Born in the City of Venice, Bianchi’s inherent passion for design led him to train at the Chelsea College of Arts in London after a brief career in Retail and Advertising.
Matteo Bianchi is the Founder and Director of the Matteo Bianchi Studio which combines playful, unique and refined Interior and Product design; a natural progression after he successfully launched his first product, the Muffin Pouffe, in 2011. Working on both commercial and residential projects in London and internationally, Matteo Bianchi Studio aims to fill the niche between solo interior designers and multinational design consultancies. Projects have ranged from a luxury French bed-linen corner fit-out at Harrods, a boutique hotel in Venice to a 3 storey house in Chelsea shortlisted for two major awards and a sophisticated bar in the heart of Lagos. Matteo Bianchi collaborates with many creative’s in the fields of Architecture, Design, Fashion and Food; some of his many passions which also include travelling and teaching at several international Schools.
Matteo is also regarded as an influential designer in the Middle East and was invited to deliver a Keynote Speech at the prestigious INDEX Exhibition in Dubai, in May 2013.
Please bring the following materials with you on the first day:
A notepad, pen and pencil (HB)
All other materials will be provided during the course.