as a joiner
i see craft as
my medium to transfer
thoughts and feelings
through objects


henning lemcke
born 17.07.1990 in hamburg/germany
norbyvägen 67c 75239 uppsala/sweden
SE: +46722238677 / DE: +4915251490537


2016-2019 tischlermeister, school for master of craft in joinery
bgz simmerath, aachen/germany
2015-2018 craftdesign, academy for craft and design
gut rosenberg, aachen/germany
2011-2014 tischlergeselle, apprenticeship joinery
holzwerkstatt käsebier und schröder gmbh, rosengarten/germany
2001–2009 abitur, gymnasium willhöden, hamburg/germany


since 09/2022 member of KRO (artists‘ association of sweden)
since 01/2022 studio in vattholma, uppsala/sweden
09/2019-04/2021 realisation of art installation „parallella rum“
in commission for lies-marie hoffmann, uppsala/sweden
01-05/2019 lecturer at lowtec youth employment promotion
10-11/2018 internship fujimoto traditional carpentry, hajama/japan
since 2018 freelancing designer and tischlermeister
2014-2015 traveling joiner, taranaki/new zealand

exhibitions, prizes, scholarships

10-11/2018 scholar, „studentsfoundation for german-japanese
cultural exchange nrw“, japan
09/2018 linen kajak, exhibition „drehmomente“,
coronation hall historic town hall aachen/germany
07/2018 linen kajak, gut rosenberger designaward,
bank of aachen, germany
07/2018 best graduate, academy for craftdesign, aachen/germany
03/2018 paddle, ihm international craftfair munich, germany
01/2018 canoe in ply, imm-cologne, cologne/germany
01/2018 canoe in ply, shortfilm festival aachen,
house marteille aachen/germany
09/2017 canoe in ply, exhibition designforum aachen,
aula carolina aachen/germany
09/2017 nu, exhibition manufactum staatspreis-nrw,
museum of arts and cultural history dortmund/germany
05/2017 nu, special award „human and space“ and exhibition
holzbewegt 05, museum of labour hamburg/germany
2016 scholar, gut rosenberg academy scholarship,
2015-2017 scholar, educational scholarship of the
german ministry of education and research, germany
07/2014 best graduate, chamber of crafts region harburg, germany
05/2017 rocking chair, award in the category productquality and
exhibition holzbewegt 03 hamburg/germany