Carsten Gerhards was born in Bonn, Germany, and studied architecture at the Rwth Aachen, at the Bartlett School Of Architecture In London and the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf. He worked for Joachim Schürmann and Partners in Cologne, Christoph Ingenhoven in Düsseldorf and David Chipperfield Architects in London and Berlin.
Andreas Glücker was born in Stuttgart, Germany, and studied Architecture at The Fachhochschule Biberach and at The Hochschule Der Künste in Berlin. He then worked for Günter Zamp Kelp in Düsseldor, Augustin & Frank in Berlin, Heide Von Beckerath Alberts in Berlin And Rolf Heide Tim Heide in Hamburg and Berlin. The two architects established Gerhards Glücker Architekten in 2000.