Julie Holgate

Event and Engagement Design


Study Trip

Design Lab

After five fantastic days in Baoding, we finished our trip in the Chinese capital, Beijing. One of my favourite parts of this mega city was the 798 art district with its vast array of craft and design installations, cafes, shops... Continue Reading →


Baoding Bound

As part of my studies I was fortunate enough to be given the opportunity to travel to China, to participate in a collaborative project with students from Hebei University in Baoding. Participants were separated into four groups to develop an... Continue Reading →

Magical Museum

Whilst in Berlin I decided to visit the DDR Museum.  Billed as 'one of the most interactive museums in the world!' ( I was expecting an engaging experience but was concerned that it might possibly be a little tacky. Designed... Continue Reading →

Berlin – Graffiti City

I have just returned from a study visit to Berlin, exploring the city, its heritage, culture and art.   I found the whole city to be fascinating, but none more so than the development of graffiti and street art.  Before... Continue Reading →

Destinations Travel Show

In order to get some fresh inspiration for my project I attended the Destinations Travel Show at Event City, Manchester on Thursday 19th January. The Show featured representatives from the worldwide travel industry, products and destinations.  I was struck by the... Continue Reading →


Our first group study trip took us down to London to gain inspiration from the capital's buildings, urban design and plethora of galleries. Spending most of the three days on foot navigating the meandering streets from Euston, to the Southbank,... Continue Reading →

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