Ineke Hans was born in 1966 on the Netherlands. After her studies at the Academy of Arts in Arnhem and the Royal College of Art, London (1995), she worked for Habitat UK for three years. Afterwards, Ineke moved back to Arnhem in the Netherlands to set up her own studio INEKE HANS. Since then, she was won many design awards and has worked for renowned international labels such as Arco, Cappelini, Lensvelt, Royal VKB, Ahrend Offecct and Magis. Typical of her work is the use of bright shapes and surprising colour combinations involving new and traditional production methods combined in unconventional ways. Her work is shown worldwide in design museums.