Sebastian Marbacher is a Switzerland based product designer. He graduated in 2013 from the Zurich School of Arts (ZHdK) with a BA in industrial design.

Currently he is working in his studio in Zurich in the fields of product design, furniture design, bespoken furniture, spatial design, installations, scenography as well as participative and social projects.

In the last four years Marbacher has worked on several self-initiated projects and collaborated with commercial clients and institutions such as Artsy, Bundesamt für Kultur, claro fair trade, FREITAG lab., Google Schweiz, Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Teater Nordkraft, Stadtmuseum Aarau, etc.


The Paperweight Show
Fisher Parrish Gallery, New York, 2017

Nomination for Swiss Design Award, 2017

Hello Today, swiss contemporary design curated by Helmriderknecht and Happen Projects, 2016

Superprojekt at Depot Basel,
curated by Matylda Krzykowski & Rebekka Kiesewetter2016

Forum for an attitude
Depot Basel/Vitra Gallery, 2015

Ausgezeichnet, Kulturraum St. Gallen, 2015

Art School Bern and Biel, curated by Klaus F. Pressmann, 2015

Werkbeitrag in applied arts from Canton St. Gallen, 2014

Group exhibition, Design Week Vienna, Designforum, 2014

Nomination for Swiss Design Award, 2014

Le monde attend
Forum Schlossplatz, curated by Nadine Schneider, Aarau 2013

24hr Design Challenge hosted by Hendzel+Hunt
exhibited during London Design Festival, 2012


Guest lecture
ETH Zurich MAS Architecture Urban Design - 2014

Workshop held together with Laura Bruns as a part of the symposium MY CITY at Urbane Künste Ruhr, Germany - 2013