Nicola is a designer working for acclaimed fashion designer Sir Paul Smith, designing and commissioning retail spaces worldwide and running design projects of special interest to Paul. Nicola heads an in-house multidisciplinary studio of furniture designers, interior designers, industrial designers and architects. Nicola has overseen and completed over 300 projects from concept to completion with Paul Smith in 24 countries. Including major flagship projects in London, Paris, New York, Antwerp, LA, Tokyo, Seoul, Beijing and Shanghai. Nicola Koller has been a tutor at the Royal College of Art since 2005 (ADS4) and has been working in Architectural education at UK Universities since 2003. ADS4 is a critical design studio, specialising in speculative near-futures and world building. The studio researches across science, technology, politics and economics, to question key shifts and emerging trends, and the new behaviours they bring with them.