Gerd Sommerlade

Competent for our current collection is the designer Gerd Sommerlade from Hamburg. Before the beginning of our cooperation in summer 2006, he worked in the branch of "Trend consulting" for the brand Rosenthal, designed an international campaign for the textile company JAB and developed jubilee-decors for 75 years of form "1382" by Arzberg. A focus of his work for the Porzellanmanufaktur Reichenbach is he "Rediscovering" of the historical stock of figures. So he interpreted the classic figure of the Guards officer in the collection "PEACE" in a new way.

A relating to a trade masterly performance is the collection "COLOUR". The color is applied by hand, which makes every piece unique. At the end the decor is ennobled by an extravagant gold decoration. With the colorful design Gerd Sommerlade has been inspired by the classic designs from about 1800. It’s the china ensemble gets its modern charisma by the interaction of forms without edges.