Steffen Kehrle studied industrial design at the University of Applied Arts Vienna with Paolo Piva, Borek Šípek, Ross Lovegrove and Hartmut Esslinger. Meanwhile he passed internships at BMW (Munich), Busse Design (Ulm), Starczewski Design (Ulm) and Frédéric Dedelley (Zürich). From 2007 to 2009 he worked for Stefan Diez (Munich), jointly responsible for many product developments. Since 2009 he runs „Atelier Steffen Kehrle“ with an emphasis on product-, display- and interior-design. Since October 2009 Steffen Kehrle teaches Furniture and Exhibiton Design with Prof. Jakob Gebert at the University of Arts Kassel.