MBD Team NEW2 Martin Birrer Design Bern


Since 1999 Martin Birrer Design GmbH has continuously designed and implemented projects in the fields of Exhibition, Interior and Graphic Design – three complementary and mutually inspiring design disciplines. Our team is composed in accordance with these three core competencies. We see our work as teamwork. We develop versatile projects with much enthusiasm in dialogue with our clients.


For complex tasks, we expand our team using external specialists and professionals from different professions in order to develop holistic and interdisciplinary projects. This collaboration enables us to cope with greater responsibilities and focus on responding to the needs of our customers.

We have ongoing collaboration with:
Gerhard Blättler, Visual Concepts, gerhardblaettler.ch, Bern
Benny Mosimann, Design Studio, b2m3.ch, Bern
Christoph Stähli Weisbrod, SetNet GmbH, christophstaehliweisbrod.ch, Bern
Christine Wyss, Germanist, Bern

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Martin Birrer

Interior Designer | Scenographer FH | SDA


As CEO Martin Birrer is responsible for, among other things, the content and strategic direction of Martin Birrer Design GmbH. With years of experience in all aspects of project issues, his focus is on the conception, project and business management. After training as an interior designer at the University of Applied Sciences, Basel, Martin Birrer worked for several years at Studio Pignatelli Design Studio AG (Zurich) and at Bally Design inc. (Pittsburgh, USA). In 1999 he founded his own company. Since then Martin Birrer Design has worked on projects in the fields of interior design, exhibition design and graphic design . He has also lectured in scenography at the University of the Arts Bern (HKB), and Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU).

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Cornelia Kuonen

Interior Designer | Scenographer FH BA


Since March 2014 Cornelia Kuonen has been working at Martin Birrer Design GmbH as a project manager in the fields of scenography and interior design. Amongst other things, she is responsible for exhibitions from the conception to the realization and spatial concepts. After completing her apprenticeship as an architectural draftsman she studied scenography/ Interior Design in Basel at the FHNW and then worked at Szenografiebüro Fabritastika in Zürich for two and a half years. Following this, as Project Designer, she designed and planned the new headquarters for Wüest and Partner at the architectural firm OOS in Zurich.

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Malvina Aurelia Lubec

Communication Designer | FH MA


Since January 2015 Malvina Lubec has been working at Martin Birrer Design GmbH as a project manager with a focus on exhibition graphics. Her interests include the integration of graphics, branding, typography and new media in architecture and design. In this context, she is responsible for the design of visual elements in exhibitions, in particular for creating visual impressions and signage. After her Bachelor's degree in Ljubljana, she completed her Master's degree in Communication Design at the University of the Arts Bern. In 2011, she started her career as a graphic designer at Aparat.org in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and was responsible for the conception, planning and implementation of numerous print and web projects. Furthermore she worked as a freelancer in the fields of graphic design and type design in the Slovenian speaking regions.

MARTIN BIRRER DESIGN GMBH Gerberngasse 23 CH-3011 Bern T +41 31 318 50 80 info@martinbirrerdesign.ch