Claus Breinholt was born in Denmark in 1972, and lives in Copenhagen. Breinholt holds a degree in Furniture Design from the Danmarks Designskole. In 2003, he opened his studio based in Copenhagen, where he works in the fields of industrial and furniture design. Breinholt has won numerous national and international awards including FORBO Design Competition and the Danish Woodworking and Furniture Industries Competition. Breinholt's products have been exhibited at the Scandinavian Furniture Fair in Copenhagen between 2000 and 2006, at the Satellite Show in Milan in 2001, at the International Furniture Fair organized in Stockholm in 2001 and 2003 and at Interzum in Cologne with Reholz GmbH.