Konstantin Grcic


Konstantin Grcic I Contemporary designer

Konstantin Grcic (1965) was trained as a cabinet maker at The John Makepeace School (Dorset, England) before studying Design at the Royal College of Art in London. Since setting up his own practice Konstantin Grcic Industrial Design (KGID) in Munich in 1991, he has developed furniture, products and lighting for some of the leading companies in the design field. Amongst his renowned clients are Authentics, BD Ediciones, ClassiCon, Flos, Magis, Mattiazzi, Muji, Nespresso, Plank, Serafino Zani, Thomas-Rosenthal and Vitra. For Galerie kreo in Paris, he has created a number of limited edition pieces since 2004; in turn Galerie kreo already devoted him several solo hows, such as “Champions” (2011), “Man Machine” (2014) and “Hieronymus” (2016). Many of his products have received international design awards such as the prestigious Compasso d’Oro for his “Mayday lamp” (Flos) in 2001 and the “Myto chair” (Plank) in 2011. In January 2015, Wallpaper Magazine announces him to be one of the winners of this year’s Designer of the year award. Work by Konstantin Grcic forms part of the...