Functional Art


Felix Schwake was born in 1984 in Fulda, Germany. He visited the Mies-van-der-Rohe-Schule in Aachen and studied architecture in Dortmund. His studio is located in Bochum, Germany where he lives and works.

Abstraction and presentation; the dialogue between stage and subject guides his interventions in architecture as well as in the design of interiors and objects.

With a team of architects, designers, artists and artisans, he develops and realizes sculptural places and functional art.

For his works he has received numerous Honors and Awards. These include the "German Design Award Selection - Excellent Architecture" for the new construction of the Bauhaus Museum Store in Weimar; but also several times the "Interior Innovation Award" and the "Paris Design Award". He was recently awarded the “Grand Prix – Product Design of the Year” prize in Paris.

At the department of Architecture at "University of Applied Sciences and Arts, FH Dortmund" he holds lectureships for
“Building Design”
“Building Construction”
“visualization & presentation”.



2021 Winner - Paris Design Award – 2021 Winner - German Design Award Special - Excellent Architecture – 2020 Winner - London Creative Competition Finalist – 2020 Winner - Paris: Product Design of the year – 2020 Winner - Paris Design Award

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