Rodney KINSMAN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1943-04-09
Education Mellow Lane GS, Central Sch of Art (NDD)
Publications N/A
Recreations polo, skiing
Clubs Reform, Chelsea Arts, Groucho
Style Prof Rodney Kinsman, RDI
Career furniture designer; chm and md OMK Design Ltd (fndr 1966), Kinsman Assoc 1981; work in exhibitions incl: The Way We Live Now (V&A Museum) 1979, Sit (RIBA) 1980, The Modern Chair (ICA) 1989, The Review (Design Museum London) 1989, Evolution of the Modern Chair (Business Design Centre London) 1989, BBC Design Awards (Design Centre London) 1990, In Focus OMK The Designs of Rodney Kinsman (Design Museum) 1992; also chosen to represent Britain in numerous foreign exhibitions; designs featured in: various Museum permanent collection UK and abroad incl V&A, numerous publications, TV and radio broadcasts; awards incl: Observer Design award UK 1969, Design Council award 1984, Resources Cncl Inc 1987, Product Design award USA 1987, Industrial Design Designers Choice USA 1988, D&AD Silver award for most outstanding Br product design for the home UK 1989, The British Design award 1991, Design Cncl Millennium Product 1998; prof: The London Inst 1996, Univ of the Arts London 2005; visiting prof: RCA 1985-86 (external examiner 1987-89), St Martin's and Central Sch of Art; memb BA Advsy Cncl St Martin's and Central Sch of Art 1989-90; govr Univ of the Arts 1998-2010; Hon FRCA 1988; FCSD 1983, FRSA 1991, RDI 1990
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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