Thomas Kanthak studied architecture in Dresden and remained to establish his own well known office where he realizes projects in cultural heritage preservation and refurbishing with his partners. His office was the winner of the Velux Architekten Competition 2012 – Daylight and Spatial Change.  He has been teaching Spatial Design, Design Fundamentals and color courses at the Faculty of Architecture, Dresden University of Technology since 2006. He also organizes the biannual Dresden Color Forum and, in cooperation with Ralf Weber, he is responsible for the Color Collection –  a collection of original materials used for researching and teaching color.

― Thomas Kanthak