Hertel & Klarhoefer

Peter Christian Hertel, born in 1968, and Sebastian Klarhoefer, born in 1966, have known each other since school days. They studied Architecture in Berlin and Venice and got degrees at the Berlin Institute of Technology.

They created their first furniture designs at the Instituto Universitario di Architettura in Venice with Aldo Rossi. In 1999 they founded their design agency hertel&klarhoefer. Since 2001 they have worked together as designers and architecs in their own studio in Berlin. In their team there are product designers, interior designers, prototypists and carpenters.