About Ms IIse Prinsloo
Ilse Prinsloo is an academic, researcher and interior architect with more than 30 years of progressive experience in interior design within higher education. She has a special interest in retail design as it relates to retail management, brand management and marketing. She is dedicated to providing innovative teaching and learning with good pedagogic practice to enhance student and staff experience. She has been part of the course transformation, partnered with research communities and cultivated collaborations with professional interior design partners, nationally and internationally.
Book chapters published
De Wet, M. & Prinsloo, I. 2021. “The Influence of Economic Theories on the Value of Retail Design: A Designer’s Perspective,” Quartier, K., Petermans, A., Melewar, T.C. and Dennis, C. (Ed.) The Value of Design in Retail and Branding, Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 67-84. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-80071-579-020211006
Prinsloo, I. 2018. Afrofuturism: a perspective on retail design in South Africa. Paper presented at the Fourth International Colloquium on Design, Branding and Marketing, University of Hasselt, in Experience and value creation in design, branding and marketing edited by Quartier, K, Petermans, A & Melewar, TC. 6-7 December 2018, Hasselt: University of Hasselt: p174-182 https://www.academia.edu/38761737/CONFERENCE_PROCEEDINGS_ICDBM_2018_Experience_and_value_creation_in_design_branding_and_marketing_
De Wet, M & Prinsloo, I. 2018. The influence of economic theories on the value of interior design. Paper presented at the Fourth International Colloquium on Design, Branding and Marketing, University of Hasselt, in Experience and value creation in design, branding and marketing edited by Quartier, K, Petermans, A & Melewar, TC. 6-7 December 2018, Hasselt: University of Hasselt: p22-33 https://www.academia.edu/38761737/CONFERENCE_PROCEEDINGS_ICDBM_2018_Experience_and_value_creation_in_design_branding_and_marketing_
Prinsloo, I. 2017. Reinventing design teaching in an era of exponential growth. #Decolonise: Design educators reflecting on the call for decolonisation of education. The Design Education Forum of Southern Africa (DEFSA). 14th national Design Education conference, P.246-255. 27-29 September, Pretoria, South Africa. https://defsa.org.za/sites/default/files/downloads/2017conference/Prinsloo%23decolonise.pdf
Prinsloo, I. 2015. The changing strategies within design for retail stores.The Virtuous Circle: Design Culture and Experimentation. Cumulus Association. 3-7 June, Milan, Italy. https:// https://www.cumulusassociation.org/the-virtuous-circle-publication/
Prinsloo, I., 2013. Embracing a culture of active citizenship in interior design education. Design Cultures: Encultured Design. The Design Education Forum of Southern Africa (DEFSA). Design Education Conference 2013 hosted by Vaal University of Technology on 2 & 3 September 2013 in Vanderbijl Park, South Africa. p 211-219. https://www.defsa.org.za/sites/default/files/downloads/2013conference/I%20Prinsloo%202013%20DEFSA.pdf
Prinsloo, I., 2012. Reflecting on the need for inclusion of interior designers to the multi-disciplinary retail design discourse in South Africa. 2nd International conference on Design, Development and Research. DDR 2012 hosted by Cape Peninsula University of Technology on 4 & 5 September 2012 in Cape Town, South Africa. http://digitalknowledge.cput.ac.za/bitstream/11189/5324/1/Moalosi_R_M%E2%80%99Rithaa_M_Morekoo_B_FID_2012.pdf
Prinsloo, I., 2011. Interior designers: unacknowledged role players in South African retail design. 20/20 Design vision. The Design Education Forum of Southern Africa (DEFSA). 6th International DEFSA conference held in Johannesburg, South Africa. p 164 – 171. https://www.defsa.org.za/sites/default/files/downloads/2011conference/Prinsloo.pdf
PARTICIPATION IN INTERNATIONAL & NATIONAL CONFERENCES, FORUMS, JURIES & WORKSHOPS
Prinsloo, I. Presented conference paper.The Design Education Forum of Southern Africa (DEFSA). 8the International DEFSA conference. 9 to 11 September 2019, Cape Town, South Africa
Prinsloo, I. Presented conference paper.The Design Education Forum of Southern Africa (DEFSA). 14th national Design Education conferenc 27-29 September 2017, Pretoria, South Africa.
Prinsloo, I. and Geyer, S. Presented conference paper.
Online education: teaching in a time of change. 21-23 April 2021, Muncie, USA.
Prinsloo, I. Presented conference paper.
Fourth International Colloquium on Design, Branding and Marketing. 6-7 December 2018, Hasselt, Belgium.
Prinsloo, I. Presented conference paper.
Cumulus. The Virtuous Circle: Design Culture and Experimentation. 3-7 June 2015, Milan, Italy.
Research related workshops
May 2018: ‘Postgraduate Supervision’ presented by University of Stellenbosch.
July 2017: ‘Academic literacies’ presented by University of Johannesburg
July 2017: ‘Research Methods Workshop’ presented by University of Stellenbosch.
POSTGRADUATE GRADUATES (2020 to 2017)
Tinney, Kathleen, 2017. Investigation of the Interior Design Requirements for Visually Impaired Patrons of the Formal Hospitality Industry in South Africa. Supervisor Ms I Prinsloo and Co-supervisor: Ms. A Breytenbach
MEMBERSHIP TO PROFESSIONAL BODIES
Professional Interior Architect member of IID
The African Institute of the Interior Design Professions (IID)
Professional Architectural Draftsman
South African Council for the Architectural Professions (SACAP)
Green Star Accredited Professional (Interior)
Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA)