March 2005

The Interior Design and Architecture Resource Centre

Want to see what’s new in architecture and interior design in Great Britain, Europe, and indeed, the rest of the world? The website to go to is, the online voice of the British-based publishing company ETP Limited, publishers of such trade titles as Blueprint and FX. Some current features on the site detail how lighting is improving the passenger experience on Boeing Airliners. Another feature details Los Angeles Architecture and design.

To highlight a few of its features, there are

  • Articles and features from other trade publications
  • Student showcases: work includes architecture, interior design, metal work
  • Job board listings covering the UK and Europe
  • Book and magazine listings - with subscription service
  • Product listings – a small selection from Europe and the UK
  • College, university and class listings for the UK is well-designed, in that it is pleasant to look at, and there is a wealth of information here. The information is mainly focused on the UK and Europe, its fun to see the large choice of design schools, and the student work that is produced. Virtually every aspect of interior design and architecture are covered within this website. Design4Design is well worth a look.

Reviewer: Elizabeth Lady, FIDM Library Staff Member, S.F.