Axel Schmid was born in 1971 in Nassau/Bahamas.
After a practical training in metal and wood
working, he studied industrial design at the
Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Kuenste Stuttgart
in the classes of Prof. Klaus Lehmann and Prof.
Richard Sapper. After his graduation he gained a
scholarship to Japan from the German Industrial
Design association VDID. He is currently working
for Ingo Maurer in Munich. He received various
awards, amongst others the Bavarian State Award
for young designers.

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81371 Munich