Peter Higgins

Creative Director Land Design Studio, London (UK)

Course: Exhibitions 2014 and 2015


Peter Higgins is Creative Director at the Land Design Studio in London. He trained at the Architectural Association and has worked as a designer for the BBC and in London’s West End Theatre. In 1992 he formed Land Design Studio who have built a reputation in integrating architecture, narrative design and communication media for museums, science centres, visitor attractions and commercial environments. For many years Peter’s interest in the crossover of design disciplines has encouraged Land’s collaboration with many leading architects and media practitioners such as Ars Electronica. Peter is committed to design education and is visiting professor of interpretation at Central St Martins. In 2009 he was awarded an RDI (Royal Designer for Industry). Land’s holistic approach to place making and experiential design is reflected in the range of clients that include; Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Anschutz Entertainment Group, Miraikan Tokyo, National Parks Singapore, V&A, Natural History Museum and The British Museum, where in 2013 they designed Pompeii & Herculaneum.