After a carpentry apprenticeship, Jan Armgardt studied interior design and furthered his skills with numerous internships in fields such as upholstery, metalworking and later basketry. In the 1970s he set up several companies for direct sales of furniture. His designs have already been distinguished with numerous awards and make Jan Armgardt one of the most successful and well-known designers in Germany. Jan Armgardt works in Schondorf (Ammersee) and is a professor at Aachen University of Applied Sciences.
- Design Award Nominee 2016 (MODULAR)