Durability and the right combination of materials and workmanship are particularly important aspects of the work of Mathias Hahn. After graduating in Industrial Design in Germany, Mathias Hahn moved to London, where he continued his studies under Ron Arad at the Royal College of Art, earning a Masters in Design Products. In 2006 he set up his own London studio, where he mainly designs products, furniture and interiors. He works on various projects for renowned businesses, institutions and museums. His designs are regularly showcased internationally and have earned him several awards. Mathias Hahn is also a guest lecturer at the University of the Arts in Berlin. For Schönbuch he has created AKIRA, a bureau that’s far more than just a desk.