Dmitrij Burakevic

Questions and answers:

  1. Before you came to Brookes what did you study and where?
  2. BA(Hons) Architecture at the Arts University in Bournemouth

  3. What made you choose Brookes as a place to study?
  4. The clear equilibrium between the theoretical/conceptual and technical/practical as well as the preceding reputation.

  5. What do you think of the course now you're here?
  6. Intellectually and creatively stimulating. At times; challenging and demanding as well as rewarding.

  7. What are the best bits of studying at Brookes?
  8. The range of wisdom passed on by the professors and the opportunity to specialise in your individual field of interest (Design your own research).

  9. What advice do you have for others?
  10. Trust your instincts and your identity. No matter what anyone says, explore your-self and your mind; test your ideas and push beyond normative expectations of society.

  11. After graduating from Brookes what were the next steps for your career and where are you working now?
  12. Practicing within architectural industry, building the necessary experience towards gaining the part 3 thus full UK accreditation. I am currently working in the South of England.

  13. What achievements are you most proud of since graduating?
  14. My reputation, theories and ideas I am working on. The results and awards as a form of acknowledgement within the architectural field. Developed creative intelligence.

  15. How has the course you studied at Oxford Brookes helped you in your career?
  16. The school has allowed me the freedom to pursue my individual interests. For example, I study nature and its methods which inform my thinking within the design sphere.

  17. In what way is remaining connected to your alumni network important to you?
  18. Potential collaboration with great minds.

Dmitrij Burakevic

Dmitrij studied MArchD Applied Design in Architecture ARB/RIBA PART 2 with the School of Architecture

The school has allowed me the freedom to pursue my individual interests.