Penninghen ranks at the top of France's top private higher technical education institutions in art direction and interior architecture. Throughout a 5-year Masters degree course, Penninghen teaches students in both art direction and interior architecture. This program is open to students who have a French Baccalaureate or international higher education exam equivalent.
The first academic year
The first academic year gives students an opportunity to develop their passion for art and design. Here, they discover a variety of different sectors within the Applied Arts field, learning the importance of observation and how to visually represent ideas in both Graphic Design and in Interior Architecture / Spatial Design. This course is open to students who have passed the French Baccalaureate or international higher education exam equivalent.
The art director assists and advises the company in its development project, translates its communication strategy into visual elements, giving it meaning. The Penninghen Masters degree course in art direction images and media teaches students to art director or creative director level in visual communication (graphic art, press, video, television, cinema) and digital design.
The Masters degree in interior architecture trains as interior architect : layout of the built environment, control of volumes and spaces, ergonomics (sales spaces, retails, offices, hotels, scenography, theaters, museums, ephemeral places, public and collective spaces.....). The interior designer conceives and thinks spaces consistent with the brand’s aesthetic values and activity from conception to realization. Penninghen has been recognized since its inception by the CFAI (Conseil Français des Architectes d'Intérieur).