Trained as interior architect, Stefan Leuchter (Aachen, '85) is living and working in Rotterdam since 2017. He designs objects, interiors and installations in the studio while Computer Aided Design (CAD) and craftmenship come together and guide the design process.
On the borders of art and design, experimenting with light, technology and architecture, the work can be considered as an implementation of new concepts and perspectives on questions in an ever changing society. Subsequently researching, he adresses importance to the use of sustainable solutions and the significance of the motive to the whole. At the same time, upgrading and recycling of material is af key feature to investigate aesthetics and interests of modern society.
Honey Smacks, Krui, IDN
"To me, it means to get surprised, to learn, to be open minded, to appreciate someones influence, to be interested, to be able to change, and to inspire others. Inspiration is emotion; disturbing and confusion at once."
Mario Botta, CH
Indonesia 5°01'47.3"S 103°46'21.9"E
"Travelling is a great source of inspiration. Trying to understand the bigger picture with the curiosity of a kid."
'The journey, not the arrival that matters'
- T.S. Elliot
Lake Tekapo, NZ
Bamboo trees Rotterdam, NL
'Light, space and architecture inspires me at all times. My inspiration comes from using innovative materials and techniques, while paying attention to all the people I work with. I am glad to call this my inspiration'.
'In my work I love to experiment with borders on art and the freedom to add some poetic value'.
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, CZ
Oxide design, Sydney, AUS
Four-cornered villa, Avanto architects, FIN
Sou-fujimoto, N house, JPN
Seeing art, ebracing imagination and observing reality is all about inspiration.
The complexity of art adresses your senses and awards you with the unexpected. The fascination of understanding and placing it into context is a key feature of my inspiration."
Barbara Trautmann, DE
Pool skating, Hasselt, BE
Sabine Marcelis, NL
Embrace Burning Man, Black Rock, USA
'The Umbrellas' by Christo and Jeanne Claude, Western USA