Co.lab is organised and run by academic staff. Every project has a coordinator with specific expertise relating to the required outcome. On occasions, recent graduates are employed to work alongside the main student group further contributing to the educational value of working on live projects.
Alessandro Columbano // Project Coordinator Alessandro’s role is to coordinate all incoming live projects as part of the Co.lab teaching programme, with further assistance to establish potential funding streams and operational procedures for more complex outcomes. Relevant experience includes collaborative art studio practice, installation & architectural design, construction and research processes.
Kevin Singh RIBA FRSA // Head of School of Architecture
Mike Dring // Programme Director, M.Arch Architecture
Jim Sloan // Director of Technology, Birmingham School of Architecture