Christian Haas was born in 1974 in Erlangen, Germany. After completing a degree in Industrial Design, he opened his own design studio in Munich in 2000. Seven years later, he opened a studio in Paris and in 2011 launched his own label before relocating to Porto. Working in a range of disciplines, the designer collaborates with well-known brands on furniture and lighting as well as porcelain products, glassware, and home accessories. Blending elegance and minimalism, Haas’ designs also keep function, timelessness, and ingenuity in perfect balance. His work has been included in the collections of renowned museums, including the Vitra Design Museum, and has received many awards, including the Red Dot Design Award and the Elle Decoration International Design Award. Christian Haas currently lives and works in Porto, Portugal.