Benjamin Hopf (born 1971) studied design at the Miami International University of Art & Design and the University of Applied Sciences Munich. In his final semester, he founded Büro für Form together with Constantin Wortmann. Their work was awarded international design prizes. In 2007, he founded his own design studio, Studio Benjamin Hopf, and created his own lighting label, Formagenda, in early 2008. Exhibitions at London's Victoria & Albert Museum, Munich's Pinakothek der Moderne and the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum in New York followed. Benjamin Hopf lives and works in Munich.