As part of the ELAMES Interior Design Award Initiative, in collaboration with Royal University for Women (RUW), ELAMES visited the university on 18th May to review and evaluate student’s work as part of the process of selecting the winners for the Awards.
As part of EIDA initiative with RUW, two  Classes are taking part in the awards:
IDN 401 | Furniture Design
IDN 499 | Final Project Part II: Design and Presentation
Prior to visiting the exhibition, ELAMES Team led by the Director, Mr. Meshal Ahmed Behzad, met with the RUW College of Art and Design department, headed by Dr. Jean-Pierre El Asmar, Professor of Architecture, Dean of the College of Art & Design. The topics discussed during the meeting included; ELAMES objectives and vision to conduct such initiatives in collaboration with universities in Bahrain in the Art & Design Sector, the gaps available between the graduates and the industry, and how ELAMES can support the university in bridging the gap and contribute towards providing students with practical experience that will enhance their opportunity upon graduating, and being able to gain smooth entry into the market.