Darren Barnard  completed his Masters Degree in Architecture at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in 2012. Darren has gained local and international experience in various areas of Design and Architecture, from Designing of community centers & sound rooms  in Mongolia & China to large scale developments, such as Amava Resorts, in the Eastern Cape of South Africa & Cultural Bridge in Plettenberg Bay. His work,at IDC Consultants, has covered numerous aspects of Design including the design of IDC’s website , Social Media and IT components and in  Architectural design he has excelled in universal access and universal design projects, as well as development projects from a residential scale through to those on an urban scale.