Konstantinos Chalaris

Kingston School of Art

konstantinos-chalaris-mainKonstantinos is an educator, design researcher and practitioner, bridging academic research and industry practice with a particular interest in sustainable design.

 

Konstantinos has been practising architecture and design since his graduation from the Royal College of Art (2009). His projects have been widely published and he has worked clients include: The Design Council, British Gas, L’Oréal, The Body Shop as well as start-ups in the field of the Internet of Things. He has completed projects in China, Spain, Cyprus, Switzerland, U.S and the United Kingdom.

 

Konstantinos has won and been nominated in numerous design completion including the Royal Society of the Arts, Dupont, Big See Architects Awards, RIBA.

 

He is currently head of third year of the Interior Design Course at Kingston School of Art, and has previously been studio leader for the MA Architecture at the University of Brighton and BA Interior Design course at Chelsea College of Art.

 

He has recently completed a 2 years post as a Research Fellow for The Body Shop Innovation Catalyst a partnership with University of Brighton focused on increasing resource efficiency, enhancing product experience and cultivating brand value.

 

Konstantinos has recently joined the Eco-design committee panel for The Body Shop International.