Is technology overstimulating our senses?
Date: Wednesday 22 May
Time: 13:00 – 14:00
Christoph Behling was born in Geneva and grew up in Germany. He studied industrial design at the State Academy of Fine Arts in Stuttgart along with Richard Sapper. He began his career developing solar-powered boats during his time in Stuttgart, and then made a name for himself as a designer of sustainable products.
In 2004, he founded the Christoph Behling Design Studio and SolarLab Research & Design in London. In the same year, he started working as lead designer for TAG Heuer, the Swiss watchmaking specialists. He has also been designing products for Geberit since 2006. Today, Behling is one of the most respected industrial designers in Europe. His work has repeatedly been awarded international prizes.