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Would You Rather Be an Architect or an Interior Designer?

It's hard to pass judgment on a career you haven't had, but forget education, relevant experience, and interview contacts for a second. Which career do you think is cooler?

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ilanac13 ilanac13 6 years
i love to design rooms and make them feel like completely different places so that would probably be my preference. i think that being an architect could be fun but there's so much science and math that i'd be afraid that if a measurement was off the whole project would go bust.
weffie weffie 6 years
omg codewhiz me too!! i'm going to see the manics on sunday, they haven't been here in 10 years it's crazy exciting :)
Kimpossible Kimpossible 6 years
To me they are two different questions. Which is cooler? and Which would you rather be. I think an Architect is cooler, but I'd rather be a interior designer.
mandaleebee mandaleebee 6 years
I have a Bachelor of Science in Architecture.. so I kind of have to pick that one :P I currently work with interior designers though.
opentypeA opentypeA 6 years
I would want to be an interior designer -- it's closer to graphic design, which is what I'm studying :-)
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 6 years
One can be both.
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 6 years
One can be both.
Spectra Spectra 6 years
I'd love to be an architect. Interior design is becoming so DIY nowdays that it seems like anyone can do it, so it's losing it's "coolness" factor as a profession.
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