Stefan Diez is a multidisciplinary designer based in Munich, Germany. He has been commissioned by brands such as Vibia, e15, HAY and Thonet, to name a few.
He got his start as the son of a cabinet maker, where for three years he learned a range of practical carpentry skills. He went on to graduate with a degree in Industrial Design from the State Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Stuttgart, Germany, and his career took off from there.
Diez’s product design repertoire has gone on to include lighting, furniture, bags, tables, couches and shelving.
Stefan Diez’s designs have earned him international acclaim, and he’s been the recipient of both the iF Gold Award and the Red Dot Best of Design Award. In 2002 he founded his studio Diez Office, and from 2007-2014 he worked as a professor of Industrial Design at the HFG Karlsruhe. He joined the School of Industrial Design in Lund, Sweden, in 2015.