School of Architecture
- Interior Design
Olga Reid is a Visiting Tutor in Interior Design at the Royal College of Art. With an extensive portfolio of practical projects for Urban Salon, Ralph Appelbaum Associates and Event Communications, Olga has focused on narrative environments, emerging materials, graphics, digital drawing and 3D visualisation software as a creative tool. She has also contributed to a wide range of interior design books on commercial sectors.
Olga Reid holds a BA (Hons) in Interior Design from Glasgow School of Art, where she won the final year Design Medal.Show more
Since graduating, Olga has worked with Urban Salon, Ralph Appelbaum Associates and Event Communications on a variety of projects focusing upon narrative public spaces. These have included the major V&A exhibition, Maharaja: The Splendour of India’s Royal Courts, the Humboldt Forum Berlin, the Boris Yeltsin Presidential Centre in Russia and various museum projects in the Middle East. Olga also works on public art projects with Shona Kitchen, including the High/Low project in Deptford.
She has taught BA Interior Architecture at London Metropolitan University for the past five years.
In addition to her practice, Olga has collaborated with Drew Plunkett on four books about interior design published by Lawrence King.
Publications, exhibitions and other outcomes
Reid, O. and Plunkett, D. (2012) Detail in Contemporary Retail Design, London: Lawrence KingShow more
Reid, O. and Plunkett, D. (2013) Detail in Contemporary Hotel Design, London: Lawrence King
Reid, O. and Plunkett, D. (2013) Detail in Contemporary Bar and Restaurant Design, London: Lawrence King
Reid, O. and Plunkett, D. (2014) Detail in Contemporary Office Design, London: Lawrence King