In the contemporary world, inhabited by over seven billion people, interiors play an increasingly important role in defining the quality of ordinary and extraordinary experiences in our lives.
Interiors are built-up matter: relating to these spaces is by no means like taking a step into emptiness, but becoming part of a complex physical, bodily and narrative system. Interior design can "activate" public and private spaces of contemporary cities: it is the tool that gives both physical and mental places, in which human life is defined, a meaning and a soul.
The Master of Arts in Design â€“ Interior Design thoroughly explores themes and methods related to interiors to develop all-round professional profiles, knowledgeable, reliable and versatile, that can successfully express themselves on the global marketplace.
The program exposes its students to a mixture of different project experiences lead by highly skilled, international professionals, in the wider educational scope of one of the most important cities in the world of contemporary design.
The theoretical courses address the exploration of the historical and contemporary panorama of Italian design, as well as research in the field of the culture of innovation and entrepreneurship. The program is completed with projects in collaboration with companies and with intensive interdisciplinary workshops in which students can explore the relationship between interior design and other creative areas.
The program is recognized by Italian Ministry of Education and Research (MIUR) as a Master Of Arts Degree (120 CFA).
Among the subjects:
Interior Design I, Materials and Technologies, Design of Space, 3D Modeling and Rendering, Project Methodology, History of Art, Interior Design II, Furniture Design, Brand Strategy, Experience Design, History of Design.
Among the subjects:
Exhibition Design, Project Culture, Design Management, Light Design, Interior Design Lab, Art Direction
STUDY ABROAD OPPORTUNITIES
Through exchange programmes, NABA's International Office encourages and supports students wishing to study abroad.
The office promotes educational experiences at numerous prestigious international partner universities worldwide. Thanks to this vast international network, students at NABA are able to spend periods of study abroad, enriching their educational curriculum and laying the groundwork for increasingly international future careers.
International study opportunities are mainly provided as part of the Erasmus+ project promoted by the European Commission, the International Exchange Program for destinations outside of Europe, the Semester Abroad Program at the Galileo Global Education and short summer courses.
NABA counts more than 50 cooperation agreements with European acade
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Faculty and Visiting Professors
Arnaldo Arnaldi - Chiara Filios (Normale Architettura), Lorenzo Bini (Binocle), Luca Buttafava, Michele Calzavara, Maddalena Casadei, Matilde Cassani, Meytal Cohen, Davide Fabio Colaci, Antonella Dedini, Daria Galli, Filippo Garofalo, Riccardo Gatti, Paolo Giacomazzi, Luciano Giorgi, Alessandro Guerriero, Francesco Librizzi, Luca MacrÃ¬ (Lamatilde), Andrea Mancuso - Emilia Serra (Analogia Project), Claudio Moderini, Subhash Mukerjee, Alberto Nespoli (Eligostudio), Carolina Nisivoccia, Lorenzo Palmeri, Hannes Peer, Alessandro Pennesi - Salvatore Ponzo (Forostudio), Massimo Pettiti, Giovanni Piovene, Laura Polinoro, Luca Poncellini, Matteo Ragni, Michele Sala, Giovanni Tironi, Cristina Tomada, Alex Brodsky, Gary Chang, Ron Gilad, Pernilla Ohrstedt, Yoshiharu Tsukamoto (Atelier Bow-Wow), Allan Wexler.