Founding director

Barber & Osgerby

Jay Osgerby attained his master's degree in architecture at London's Royal College of Art and established London-based design studio Barber & Osgerby in 1996 with fellow alumnus Edward Barber.

In 2004 Osgerby received the Jerwood Applied Arts Prize and in 2007 was awarded the accolade royal designer for industry by the RSA.

He has an honorary doctorate from Oxford Brookes University and is a fellow of Ravensbourne College.

In 2001 Barber & Osgerby established architecture and interior design practice Universal Design Studio and in 2012 they founded Map, specialising in research and strategy-led design.

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