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Profile of Christian Melz 简介

June 10, 2012

Born in Germany, Christian Melz is an experienced furniture designer and master craftsman. His work is focused on interior decoration project management and exhibition design.
Melz was born in 1985 in Wuerzburg, and began manufacturing furniture in 2001. His early apprenticeship as a cabinet maker provided the key for his practical knowledge of furnishing.

Melz’s experience in manufacturing was mainly gained in Germany between 2003 and 2005. From 2005 to 2006, Melz went to the United States to further his studies as a cabinet maker and to build experince in the field.
From 2007 to 2008, Melz attended the School of Woodworking and Design in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Germany), gaining the title of Master Cabinet Maker.
Since moving to Beijing in 2008, Melz has been a Workshop Manager and interior designer. Working closely with his department, he has designed and produced several exhibitions in Shanghai and Guangzhou. He has also completed showrooms in Beijing, Shenzhen Guangzhou and Chengdu, as well as many custom made furniture projects.

After this eventful period he moved on and started in early 2012 his own independent design studio in downtown Beijing. This major step opened the door for many new design projects in all kind of categories. Main works as the new Brand-design and furniture development for Chinas biggest furniture manufacturer been incomparable in scale. Also other Projects like Store designs and renovations added to his expertise. For the year 2013 he has focused on developing his brand LINE-EINS a combination of contemporary and inherited designs from his family roots. This process of design and prototyping lead to the win of the Red dot award 2013-14 with his dinner-table FALTWERK.

With theses experiences in hand he moved further into design as an artistic skill and proofed his capabilities in fields as: Private interiors, luxury fashion and Architecture projects.

 

出生于德国的Christian Melz是一个专业有经验的家具设计师和熟练手工艺人。他的工作重心在室内装修项目管理以及展览设计。Melz先生1985年出生于维尔兹堡,于2001年开始生产家具。早期的家具木工学徒期为他提供了坚实的家具制作实践理论。

Melz的生产经验主要来自2003年至2005年在德国的经历。2005年到2006年,Melz到美国继续他的家具木工学习,并且在这个领域取得了经验。2007年到2008年,Melz在德国加尔米施-帕藤基兴县木工及设计学校学习,获得熟练木工职称。

2008年来到北京之后,Melz开始作为工作间经理及室内设计师。与他部门之间的紧密合作,他成功为上海和广州的多个展览进行了设计以及产品加工。同时完成了北京,广州深圳和成都的展厅,也完成了很多定制化家具项目。

2012年初,他开办了MELZ设计工作室。位于北京城内独立的设计工作室,与他的团队一起开始进行设计和装饰装修项目。