Talking Interiors with Edward Jones CBE
21 February 2013
The Taking Interiors lecture series organised by the MA Interior Design programme continued with a talk by Edward Jones, Director of London-based practice Dixon Jones – architects to, most notably, the Royal Opera House, The National Portrait Gallery, the East Wing of the National Gallery, Saïd Business School, Oxford, Quadrant 3, the recently completed Exhibition Road, and plans for Chelsea Barracks. Jones was senior tutor at the Royal College of Art from 1973 to 1983. He has also taught extensively in North America, Ireland and Britain and the work of the practice has been widely published and exhibited. His book, A Guide to the Architecture of London, is in its fourth edition (with Christopher Woodward). In 2011 he was made an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland (RIAI), and was awarded a CBE.