Course - Overview

This first-of-its-kind course in India, is designed to give creative insights into the global trends, tools and processes of interior styling to future trendsetters. Students will learn to give creative expression to projects and actualize them by combining technical knowledge, customixation and space planning techniques coordinated by the right scale furniture, decor and art, to create a layered space that has a designer feel to it. Industry-ready-skills like communication, client management, adaptability, creative vision and innovative attitude along with a keen eye for changing industry trends and demands are the mainstays of this course.

The curriculum trains students in developing a comprehensive understanding of a personal style through visual communication and its application in the Interiors and soft furnishing industry through classroom lectures, lab work, assignments and research projects. Aspirants will be given practical and real-time exposure to experience through industry mentors, live labs, better understanding and challenges of styling process, sourcing, materials, technicality and design curation.

Features: The modules include Foundation of Color and Visualization in Interiors, Design Styles Fundamentals, Material Explorations: Hard goods and Textiles, Market Study and Professional Practice
Lifestyle Products – Furniture, art, Accessories,  CAD Drawing – AutoCad 3D, CAD Drawing - Google Sketch-up among others. Leading industry names like Elle décor,  Airbnb, DLF, Pure home, Spanio Home, Jainsons have absorbed Pearl Academy students.

Career Prospects:

As one of the fastest growing professions in India, Employment of interior designers & Decorators is projected to grow 5 percent over the next decade. The CII attributes the growth of interior design to the growth of the Indian real estate industry, a growing population, rising income levels and urbanization. https://www.cii.in/webcms/Upload/a2.pdf

Faculty

An Italian origin fashion designer, he has lived and studied out of England which helped him develop an eclectic signature, accuracy for details, and a new-age approach to design. His curiosity and aptitude to learn about the various facets of design have allowed him to win two prestigious competitions, namely the 2003 Award as the "Young Designer Of The Year" in Bristol and the 2008 Award of being an "Emerging Talent In Rome.