Mandeep Mann is a Textile Designer born and educated in the UK. She has a specialized background in Textile Design with a Master’s Degree from the world-renowned Royal College of Art (London), ranked number one design institution in the world. Along with a First Class Honors Degree from the prestigious Chelsea College of Art (London).
Mandeep has worked as a Textile Designer and won numerous awards for her work, including an award from Christopher Bailey (MBE Chief Creative and Chief Executive Officer of Burberry). She continues to work on her own Textile Design practice, selling bespoke pieces to private clients, including the Spanish fashion label Desigual. Her most recent exhibition The South Asian Design Show at the Manchester Art Gallery, UK showcased her work amongst famous Fashion Designer Manish Arora.
She is currently a visiting lecturer at Leeds Arts University and Chelsea College of Art, hosting, writing and delivering workshops specializing in Textile Design. Mandeep has worked as a full-time Lecturer at the University of Sharjah (College of Fine Arts and Design) in the Middle East, teaching Textile Design on the BA Fashion and Textiles Degree Program. Teaching has been a natural expansion to her design career.
She has a unique eye for interiors having come from a Textiles background, possessing a creative & innovative flair for colour, textures and materials. During her time at Aedas, one of the leading global architecture and design practices, she has worked on various large-scale hospitality and residential projects across the United Arab Emirates.
Her portfolio is robust showcasing a diverse range of approaches, techniques and skills. She is ambitious with a real passion for colour and innovation in surface and new materials. Always keen to experiment with a range of alternative materials and combinations to invent new surfaces and textural qualities.