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Achim Heine

Heine/Lenz/Zizka Projekte GmbH, Berlin, Germany

Award Participations

  • iF DESIGN AWARD 2015
  • iF concept design award 2008
  • iF communication design award 2005
  • iF product design award 2004
  • iF product design award 2000


Together with Michael Lenz, Peter Zizka and Ulrike Willingmann, Achim Heine runs the design studio HLZ, founded in 1989, with offices in Frankfurt am Main and Berlin. Among the agency's clients are Alape, Bosch IO, the Deutsches Museum, the Hamburger Kunsthalle and Leica. Achim is professor at the Berlin University of the Arts and was co-founder of the Ginbande design project, whose experimental furniture designs are represented in museums and collections all over the world. (January 2021)