Director at ECAL/University of Art and Design Lausanne, Switzerland
Since 2011, Alexis Georgacopoulos leads ECAL/University of Art and Design Lausanne, an institution founded in 1821 and regularly featured among the world’s top 10 universities of art and design. In 2000, he became the youngest Department Head in Switzerland when he took on the leadership of the Industrial Design program. He initiated the award-winning “Delirious Home” project presented during the Milan Furniture Fair in April 2014, as well as the “ECAL Photography” and “ECAL Graphic Design” milestone books and subsequent exhibitions which toured internationally.
Wallpaper* magazine nominated Alexis Georgacopoulos among the “100 design world’s most powerful players”.