Trained as a cabinetmaker at the John Makepeace School in Dorset, England, Konstantin Grcic then studied industrial design at the Royal College of Art in London. Since founding his Munich-based practice Konstantin Grcic Industrial Design (KGID) in 1991, he has developed products, furniture and lighting for leading design companies.
Many of Grcic's products have received international design awards, and his work can be found in the permanent collections of design museums such as MoMA, New York, and Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.
He has curated a number of design exhibitions, including DESIGN REAL for the Serpentine Gallery, London (2009), COMFORT for the Saint-Etienne Design Biennale (2010) and black2 for the Istituto Svizzero in Rome (2010). In 2012 he was responsible for the exhibition design of the German Pavilion at the 13th Architecture Biennale in Venice.