Tobias Berneth (1977) born in Würzburg served an apprenticeship as a cabinetmaker and studied industrial design at the State Academy of applied arts in Stuttgart. He collected work experience as an industrial designer in different design offices in Germany, Finland, Italy and Sweden. In 2005 he founded Tobias Berneth Industrial Design.
His works were honoured with several design prices and exhibitions. “I like experimenting with designs that stretch possibilities to the limit.” The table Thinner creates the Illusion of a thin, weightless surface. It is the result of numerous prototypes, calculations and material tests to manage 6mm material thickness.
To gain the required stability the table was constructed like the wing of an aeroplane.