NEWS: BCC students awarded prizes at New Designers

September 2018

The Building Crafts College’s Fine Woodwork Diploma Year 2 students exhibited at New Designers in July at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London.

New Designers ensures the life cycle of the UK design industry continues and thrives. Entering its 34th edition, New Designers brings together design education, design consumers and the design industry to celebrate and recognise the next generation of graduate designers. Each edition brings 3,000 of the most promising graduate talents from the UK’s leading design courses. The show features everything from illustration to animation, furniture to fashion. It provokes fresh thinking and kick-starts careers, providing a pipeline of young talent into one of the UK’s leading sectors.

During the show, three students were awarded prizes: Emma Chesterman won a Made.com Talent Lab Award; Ellen Svenningsen won a Made.com. Talent Lab Award and a John Lewis Loves Award; and Mike Cooper won a Belmont Hotel Award.

There are places available on the BCC’s Fine Woodwork courses. For information or to book a visit to the Building Crafts College please email admissions@thebcc.ac.uk, telephone 0208 522 1705 or drop-in to the College between 10.00 and 4.00 Monday to Friday.