Internationally celebrated Martin Žampach’s creative roots can be traced to a teenage passion for glass art. His design talents were affirmed at the Tomas Bata University in Zlín and later at the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow, where he studied Product & Furniture Design.
Set free onto the world, Martin’s creativity took him on a global journey to hone his craft and develop his design language: from an architecture studio in Londrina, Brazil, to the renowned CuldeSac design studio in Valencia, Spain, and to the immense Art Lebedev Studio in Moscow, Russia.
Martin earned his place as a global design icon in 2013 with is KON glass collection winning the prestigious GOOD DESIGN AWARD from The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design, which he won again in 2021 with his PROTOTYPUM FACEMASK.
His JETSURF electric longboard design saw him win the 2022 BigSee PRODUCT DESIGN AWARD, while his Thermo Fisher Scientific electron microscope keyboard took the NEW YORK PRODUCT DESIGN AWARD in 2022.