Sebastian Herkner has been chosen to be Designer of The Year, and Modern Dining Tables is about to show you exactly why’s that!
Born in Bad Mergentheim in 1981, the designer started off his studies at HfG Offenbach am Main, with the aim of focusing on designing objects and furniture with a modern design. In 2006 Sebastian Herkner founded his own studio for his objects and interior design. Today the designer works for many international companies, designs lots of furniture such as lamps, porcelain, and glass pieces and also stages and goes to design fairs and art exhibitions. The world needs to see his incredible design!
Since the founding of his studio, Sebastian Herkner has designed products for brands such as ClassiCon, Gervasoni, and Moroso. He also occasionally works on interior design, projects, and exhibitions for museums resulting in him gaining numerous iconic and well-deserved prizes.
His main goal is to create products that are timeless and exclusive, he’s not interested in trendy modern designs, and his products would fit perfectly for your dining design. Materials should be always taken into consideration when creating a product, that’s his main mindset! Sebastian Herkner believes in products that combine craftsmanship and technology, culture and vision resulting in the most practical and beautiful dining tables.
The designer believes that design, in general, is extremely connected to society and has to be up to date. He knows that we’re all influenced by social media, and are constantly changing our likes and the thought needs to be internationally and that means creating more than just a contemporary dining table or chair. His creations are for forwarding thinking, taste, and vision, hoping that in 10 years people will still find it likable and useful!