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David Bartlett Des RCA
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2001-2010 Designs hat with Philip Treacy and made a hat for Lady Gaga in 2011
2006 Designed and produced 3D tiles for the Internationally famous Hotel TheG Hotel in Galway
1999-2000 Web design projects for styleisall.com
1998-1999 Furniture design Millennium project for Habitat
1991-1997 Paper Engineering Freelance design Developed an innovative and highly-regarded form of paper engineering for producing moving models, the designs of which have been sold successfully to major national names, including Dorling Kindersely Books, Marshall Cavendish Partworks, Child's Play International, Two Can Publishing, Ravensburger, Mercedes Benz and Oxfam. The designs and products have been acclaimed in the media for their innovative style and design.
1990-1991 Macemain Engineering - Design Consultant - Street Furniture Sought by the MD of Macemain to undertake a one-year design contract for a particular project, to design a new range of Street Furniture for the 90's and to extend the range against strong French competition.
1978-1989 Managing Director, Oxford Design Trading Limited Managing Director, Mulrose Limited Furniture design and development/manufacturing Companies Founded and financed the company engaged in the design, manufacture and distribution of furniture. Responsibilities covered all aspects, including design, sales, manufacture and accounts. From a start-up of a sole trader, within 4 years there were twenty seven employees. Mulrose Limited manufactured a large proportion of tables sold in Habitat and Conran America. Oxford Designs was a development and Subsidiary of Mulrose, formed in order to develop new products. There was extensive media attention to the designs including an interview for The Money Programme in 1981. The companies ceased trading in 1990 as a result of diminishing consumer demand and the impending economic downturn
1976-1978 The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry of Defence - Graphic Design Consultant An important and high-profile role. Headed a team responsible for producing design reports for the new International Airport at Dhahran. This was followed the following year with a similar role for the proposed new Air defence system for the whole of Saudi Arabia.
1970-1976 Milton Keynes Development Corporation designing infrastructure furniture
1964-1966 Monsanto Chemicals - Design Consultant to the European Chairman I was asked by the Chairman of Monsanto to take on the role of a design trouble shooter for the company under his direction.
1960-1964 The Royal College of Art ( 1st year Royal Scholar ) 1956-1959 Kingston School of Art
David Bartlett is an internationally recognized designer at the highest levels. His considerable experience in the design industry has led to frequent media comment on the high standard and style of his designs.
2008 he made a crown for Alexanda McQueen shown right
2006-2008 he designed and produced Props for fashion photo shoots with Isablella Blow and David LaChapelle
"I was fed up with seeing medioca greetings cards so I designed my own and now we have Bartycards.com"
1965-1970 Design Director, David Bartlett Designs producing paper furniture
Current project is Brandit Exhibition Furniture