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Storing Our Stuff

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Designer William Warren works with a team of pupils from Brecknock School in north London to solve their storage problems.

Pooling creative inspiration and design experience, they come up with individual lockers which look like little houses, each with its own distinctive front door.

Involving pupils in this way is a key part of the Joinedupdesignforschools project.

The brainchild of The Sorrell Foundation, the project gives pupils a major say in how an aspect of their school's environment is improved. The pupils are the clients, briefing designers who produce designs for their approval.

The project follows a four stage pattern:

  • The challenge
  • The brief
  • The conversation
  • The concept

A follow-up then looks at the school's success in finding the money to turn the creative designs into reality.

Part of the series: Joined Up Design for Schools

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