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RDInsights LogoRDInsights is a series of lively and informal interviews conducted by graphic designer Mike Dempsey RDI with fellow Royal Designers. These memorable conversations and inspiring stories span a wide range of design disciplines for your enjoyment and learning.

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Interviews

Sandy Powell RDI
Costume designer Sandy Powell became an RDI in 2013
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Ben Kelly RDI
Interior designer Ben Kelly became an RDI in 2007
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Margaret Calvert RDI
Graphic designer Margaret Calvert became an RDI in 2011
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Dan Pearson RDI
Landscape designer Dan Pearson became an RDI in 2012
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Mark Major RDI
Lighting designer Mark Major became an RDI in 2012
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Paul Williams RDI
Architect Paul Williams became an RDI in 2005
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Sarah Wigglesworth RDI
Architect Sarah Wigglesworth became an RDI in 2012
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Perry King RDI
Product designer Perry King became an RDI in 2000
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Nick Park
Animator Nick Park became an RDI in 2006
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Richard Hudson
Theatre designer Richard Hudson became an RDI in 1999
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Michael Foreman
Illustrator Michael Foreman became an RDI in 1985
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Alex McDowell
Production designer Alex McDowell became an RDI in 2006
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Neisha Crosland
Textile designer Neisha Crosland became an RDI in 2006
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Michael Wolff
Graphic designer Michael Wolff became an RDI in 2011.
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Stuart Craig
Film production designer Stuart Craig became an RDI in 2004.
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Paul Smith
Fashion designer Sir Paul Smith became an RDI in 1991.
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David Gentleman
Stamp designer David Gentleman became an RDI in 1970.
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Sir Kenneth Adam
Production designer Sir Kenneth Adam became an RDI in 2009.
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Mark Farrow
Graphic designer Mark Farrow became an RDI in 2009.
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Terence Woodgate
Furniture designer Terence Woodgate became an RDI in 2003.
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Georgina Von Etzdorf
Textile designer Georgina Von Etzdorf became an RDI in 1997.
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Nick Butler
Product Designer Nick Butler became an RDI in 1981.
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Sue Blane
Costume & stage designer Sue Blane became an RDI in 2005.
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Roger Law
Graphic design & caricature designer Roger Law became an RDI in 1999.
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Kyle Cooper
Film & TV Graphics designer Kyle Cooper became an HonRDI in 2001.
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Robin Levien
Ceramics and glass designer Robin Levien became an RDI in 1995.
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Timothy O'Brien
Theatre designer Timothy O'Brien became an RDI in 1991.
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Peter Brookes
Graphic designer, Peter Brookes became an RDI in 2002.
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Kenneth Grange
Industrial designer, Kenneth Grange became an RDI in 1969.
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Dinah Casson
Interior designer, Dinah Casson became an RDI in 2005.
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Margaret Howell
Fashion designer, Margaret Howell became an RDI in 2007.
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Ivan Chermayeff
Graphic designer, Ivan Chermayeff became an HonRDI in 1991.
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Chris Wise
Design engineer, Chris Wise became an RDI in 1998.
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Malcolm Garrett
New Media designer, Malcolm Garrett became an RDI in 2000.
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Pearce Marchbank
Graphic designer, Pearce Marchbank became an RDI in 2004.
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Betty Jackson
Fashion designer, Betty Jackson became an RDI in 1988.
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Anthony Powell
Costume designer, Anthony Powell became an RDI in 1999.
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Gerald Scarfe
Cartoonist, Gerald Scarfe became an RDI in 1989.
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Arnold Schwartzman
Documentary filmmaker, Arnold Schwartzman became an RDI in 2006.
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Sara Fanelli (HonRDI)
Illustrator, Sara Fanelli became an HonRDI in 2006.
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Thomas Heatherwick
3D Designer, Thomas Heatherwick became an RDI in 2004.
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