Hannes Wettstein was one of the most innovative and influential designers in Switzerland. Born in 1958, he completed an apprenticeship as a structural engineering draughtsman and then trained himself as a designer and architect. Wettstein designed elegant and perfect objects for daily use that maintained their identity and remainded timeless even in the changing of the flow and fashion. The comprehensive way in which  he helped designed the world lives on today in the company he founded in 1991, Studio  Hannes Wettstein.