Christian Lepper, born in 1958 in Bonn, began carpentry training in 1978; from 1983 to 1989 he attended the Product Design School in Kassel and from 1989 to 1992 he attended an university course in Architecture while working as a self-employed designer. He took part in projects involving artists, architects and designers; since 1992 he collaborates with Roland Schmidt and Uwe Sommerlade. Died 2008.
Roland Schmidt, born 1961 in Peine, a trained carpenter, attended the Product Design School in Kassel from 1983 to 1989 and from 1990 to 1992 worked for the Innsbruck-based Lichtplanung Bartenbach; since 1992 he collaborates with Christian Lepper and Uwe Sommerlade.
Uwe Sommerlade, born in 1961 in Calden, trained as a carpenter after secondary education and attended the Product Design School in Kassel between 1983 and 1990; subsequently he did work in many architects offices and with experts for forniture in Kassel and Berlin; since 1992 he collaborates with Christian Lepper and Roland Schmidt. Many awards testify the quality of the various creations of these three designers in collaboration with architects, artists and graphic