The Designers


Suzanne Barnes MA

After studying Architecture at Birmingham Polytechnic, Suzanne chose to work in the field of Interior Design, whilst studying part time for a Masters Degree in Design Studies at Central St. Martin’s College of Art. Subsequently, through progression of a number of design companies, in 1995 Suzanne decided to establish her own practice, Suzanne Barnes Design. Suzanne is a visiting lecturer at Birmingham City University.

Alison Haigh BSc

With a background in 3-Dimensional Design and Manufacturing as well as progressing in high end retail, Alison joined Suzanne Barnes Design in 2000.  Alison continued her studies whilst working at the practice, and obtained a degree in Interior Architecture in 2003.  In 2006 she became a director of the company helping to establish an exciting practice.