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Werner Baumhakl

office industrial design (oid), Meisterschwanden, Switzerland

Award Participations

  • iF concept design award 2014
  • iF concept design award 2012
  • iF concept design award 2011


Werner Baumhakl has been a board member of the Swiss Design Association since 2010. He studied architecture at the Technical University of Munich and industrial design at the HfG Schwäbisch Gmünd. Among other positions, he was studio manager at the ‘wiege’ Wilkhahn design studio in Hannover and a member of the management team at designaffairs in Munich. In 2003, he founded the oid (office for industrial design) design studio. In 2002, he was appointed professor and head of department at the Academy of Art and Design FHNW in Basel. (April 2014)