School of Design
- Intelligent Mobility
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Cynthia Charwick-Bland is an automotive designer with 30 years of experience in the industry, primarily as a consultant. Her knowledge of materials and production processes, concept build and a specialism in interior vehicle design are vital factors that contribute to the education and guidance of students in the pathway group Inside Out.
Cynthia Charwick-Bland’s varied career as a consultant has taken her all over the world, working for prestigious design studios including Ford, Volvo, Caran, MG Rover, Saab and Daewoo. After many years of being both an exterior and interior designer, she now specialises in interiors. She has been headhunted to lead the interior design programmes of several major car and commercial vehicle companies, with many of her interior designs being realised into both concept and production cars.Show more
Her broad interest in areas of design such as architecture, furniture, lighting and product design are reflected in her work through a heightened sense of aesthetics and harmony.Alongside her role at the RCA, Charwick-Bland works as an Automotive Design Consultant, and is developing a jewellery design business.