New jury member – Jay Osgerby


Jury member

Internationally acclaimed designer Jay Osgerby announced as Global Irish Design Challenge jury member

In the midst of London Design Festival, we are thrilled to welcome internationally acclaimed designer Jay Osgerby to the Jury for the Global Irish Design Challenge. Co-founder of the Barber & Osgerby studio, Jay will bring the wealth of his extensive design expertise to bear on submissions from designers across the globe with strong links to Ireland.

About Jay Osgerby

Internationally acclaimed designer Jay Osgerby was born in 1969 in Oxford, England. He 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 Jay received the prestigious 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 2013 Jay was awarded an OBE for his services to the design industry.