Mark Braun was born in 1975 and has been running his own design studio in Berlin since 2006. His portfolio includes projects for various companies such as J. & L. Lobmeyr, Nomos Glashütte, Thonet and many more. His products have won several awards, including the German Design Award, the Reddot and the IF Award. His studio editions have been on show at many well-known galleries, for example Gallery S. Bensimon, Libby Sellers, Galerie Helm Rinderknecht and others. Besides concentrating on his studio projects, Mark Braun has been a Visiting Professor and guest lecturer at several universities and since 2015 he has been professor of Industrial Design at HBK Saar.