Austrian Set Designer Philipp Haemmerle born 1967, lives and works in New York City.
Formally trained as a sculptor at the Akademie der bildende Kunste, Wien, he graduated with distinction, a Magister. Spending his early years in Florence Italy, collaborating with artists such as Daniel Spoerri, Tone Fink, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Joannis Avramidis, and Hermann Nitsch, Philipp helped to create Il Giardino di Daniel Spoerriwhile exhibiting his own work in museums and galleries worldwide.
Never missing a season, Philipp has collaborated consistently with the world's top fashion photographers and editors for over 15 years, including Mario Sorrenti, Bruce Weber, Peter Lindbergh, Tom Munro, Paolo Roversi, Richard Burbridge, David Sims, Cedric Buchet, Steven Meisel, Carine Roitfeld, Grace Coddington, Camilla Nickerson, Tom Ford and Melanie Ward. His work can be seen regularly in the worlds most prestigious fashion magazines such as American Vogue, French Vogue, Italian Vogue, British Vogue, V Magazine, W Magazine, Vanity Fair and Harpers Bazaar. Advertising clients include Calvin Klein, Hermes, Cartier, Hugo Boss, Armani Exchange, Valentino, Barney's, Carolina Herrera, Longchampand Juicy Couture to name a few.
His work has taken him all over the world to work with almost every major celebrity.
Philipp Haemmerle has just completed his first Hollywood feature film as Production Designer, to be released 2017. He is an interiors and design consultant to the art and fashion world, most recently designing furniture and objects for private collectors.