Andreas Brandolini was born in 1951 in Tauscha, Germany, near Leipzig. After studying architecture in Berlin, he worked as an independent designer in Ulm until 1981, then founded experimental design collective Bellefast in Berlin, in 1982. In 1986, he launched his own studio, Brandolini, Büro für Gestaltung. Andreas Brandolini has taught in many art schools: HFG Offenburg, HDK Berlin and especially HBKSaar (Saarbrücken) until 2017. He has designed several objects and furnishings edited by Cappellini, Zeus and Own Edition; created interiors for boutiques and public spaces; and designed exhibition sets. His work has been shown in various exhibitions and international fairs: Documenta8, the Biennials of Milan and Sao Paulo, International Design-Forum Singapore, Los Angeles Designcenter, Centre Pompidou Paris, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Berlin, Grand Hornu, DDays Paris, and more.