LUIZ
 - Produced by Mater
COEN
 - Produced by ANTA
CONTOUR
 - Produced by Prostoria
HOUSES
 - Produced by Prostoria
MANTIS
 - Produced by Vertigo Bird
NAMU
 - Produced by Böwer
PINCH
 - Produced by Normann Copenhagen
SHOW CASE
 - Produced by Schönbuch
 

WORK

Produced by Prostoria
Produced by Normann Copenhagen
Produced by Schönbuch
Produced by Prostoria
Produced by Normann Copenhagen
Produced by Schönbuch
Produced by Hem
Produced by BSR
Produced by Mater
Produced by Zero
Produced by Vertigo Bird
Prototype
LUC
Prototype
Produced by Scantex
Produced by Böwer
Prototypes
Prototypes
Produced by ANTA
Produced by ALNO
L2
Prototype
Produced by LoeweVonAppen

NEWS

  • April 2015
    SHIMA for Johanson
    We are happy that the Swedish design brand Johanson is presenting our hybrid furniture SHIMA at the international furniture fair Salone del Mobile in Milan.
  • April 2015
    HOUSES fair stand design at Salone del Mobile
    After a successful collaboration with Prostoria in exhibiting at Maison & Objet in Paris and the Stockholm Furniture Fair our fair stand also could be implemented in Milan.
  • February 2015
    iF design award for CONTOUR
    We are proud to announce that our CONTOUR sofa for Prostoria is now winner of both, the Interior Innovation Award 2015 and the iF design award 2015.
  • February 2015
    PINCH for Normann Copenhagen
    We are happy to announce that our second product for Normann Copenhagen has been launched. PINCH cheese grater can be separated for easy cleaning and storage. It will be available soon in six different colours.
 

STUDIO

Design means everyday culture. It helps us to enjoy and simplify life. We are fascinated by the process that starts with an idea, becomes substance and hopefully results in a long and pleasurable use for its qualities. That’s how we understand reasonability and sustainability.

Moritz Böttcher and Sören Henssler founded their Berlin based design studio in 2007. In 2013 the designer Nikolaus Kayser joined the team. Since 2014 the trio is working under the studio name Böttcher Henssler Kayser in the fields of consumer product, furniture and lighting design with companies such as ANTA, Böwer, Johanson, Mater, Normann Copenhagen, Prostoria, Scantex, Schönbuch, Vertigo Bird and Zero.

While still in their studies they received the iF product design award 2005, the red dot design award 2005 and 2007. The acknowledgments continued in 2010 with the Europe 40 Under 40 by The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies. In 2011 and 2012 they won again the red dot design award. 2013 they were rewarded with the prestigious red dot „best of the best“. The German Design Council nominated the studio in 2014 and 2015 for the German Design Award. Beside that they were honored with the Interior Innovation Award and the iF design award 2015. Their projects have been published internationally in books and magazines.

Moritz Böttcher (1978*) studied product design at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Hannover. During his studies he completed several internships including a semester at npk industrial design in the Netherlands. After his graduation project in cooperation with the company Dornbracht, he worked at npk industrial design in Hamburg and Barskidesign in Frankfurt. From 2006 to 2008 he worked for Werner Aisslinger in Berlin.

Sören Henssler (1974*) studied product design at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Hannover as well as at the Politecnico di Milano. His projects have been awarded with the red dot design award 2002, a special mention in the Lucky Strike Junior Designer Award 2005 and the iF concept award 2006. Since the completion of his degree in 2005, Sören Henssler works independently from Berlin.

Nikolaus Kayser (1978*) studied industrial design at the Muthesius Kunsthochschule in Kiel and was awarded with the red dot product design in 2007. After his diploma he worked for three years as a designer at wiege Entwicklungsgesellschaft. His focus there was in the field of high-quality office furniture, especially on chairs for the German manufacture Wilkhahn.

CLIENTS

AWARDS

  • 2015 – iF product design award 2015 for CONTOUR produced by Prostoria
  • 2014 – Interior Innovation Award Winner 2015 for CONTOUR produced by Prostoria
  • 2014 – German Design Award 2015 Nominee for NEW ORDER produced by BSR
  • 2013 – German Design Award 2014 Nominee for NEW ORDER produced by BSR
  • 2013 – red dot product design award, Best of the Best for NEW ORDER produced by BSR
  • 2013 – red dot product design award for MANTIS produced by Vertigo Bird
  • 2011 – red dot product design award for NAMU produced by Böwer
  • 2010 – Europe 40 Under 40 by European Center for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies
  • 2007 – red dot product design award for COOKISLAND produced by ALNO
  • 2006 – Lucky Strike Junior Designer Award, special mention for L2
  • 2006 – iF concept award for MAKKINA
  • 2005 – red dot product design award for PIZZONI produced by LoeweVonAppen
  • 2005 – iF product design award for PIZZONI produced by LoeweVonAppen

PUBLICATIONS

  • arcade magazine, Germany, March/April 2015
  • HÄUSER magazine, Germany, February/March 2015
  • design report magazine, Germany, February 2015
  • Schöner Wohnen magazine, Germany, September 2014
  • LIVING magazine, Italy, June 2014
  • LUXUS WOHNEN magazine, Germany, May/June 2014
  • A&W Architektur & Wohnen magazine, Germany, April/May 2014
  • ARCHITECTURE DIGEST Choice magazine, Germany, February 2014
  • CASA LIVING magazine, South Korea, October 2013
  • ELLE Decoration magazine, The Netherlands, September 2013
  • ICON magazine, United Kingdom, February 2013
  • MODERN DECORATION HOME magazine, South Korea, April 2012
  • design report magazine, Germany, February 2012
  • LUX, Lamps and Lights, Gestalten Verlag, Germany, October 2011
  • zitty Berlin, The Design Book 2011/2012, Germany, June 2011
  • ATRIUM magazine, Germany, May/June 2011
  • LICHT+WOHNEN magazine, Germany, April/May 2011
  • Quality magazine, Germany, February 2011
  • WOHNREVUE magazine, Switzerland, January 2011
  • LIVING ART magazine, South Korea, January 2011
  • bob magazine, South Korea, December 2010
  • Schöner Wohnen magazine, Germany, June 2010
  • RUM magazine, Sweden, January 2010
  • Schöner Wohnen magazine, Germany, December 2009
  • smart homes magazine, Germany, September/October 2009
  • Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin, Germany, September 2009
  • ELLE Decoration magazine, Germany, September 2009
  • STYLEPARK magazine, Germany, Summer 2009
  • Schöner Wohnen magazine, Germany, August 2009
  • 1000 new eco designs, Laurence King Publishing, Great Britain, 2009
  • arcarde magazine, Germany, May/June 2009
  • H.O.M.E magazine, Germany, May 2008

CONTACT

BÖTTCHER HENSSLER KAYSER
PRODUCT DESIGN

Czarnikauer Str. 6
D-10439 Berlin

t  +49 30 41 76 89 89
f  +49 30 41 76 89 90

mail@bhk-design.de
www.bhk-design.de
 

 
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Photo credits:
Rüdiger Dägling, Amos Fricke, Steffen Jänicke, Jan Kopetzsky,
Andreas Körner, Rudi Schmutz and Pascale Sopha.

 
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