Originally from South Tyrol in Italy, Thomas is a product designer based in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. He studied in the department of Motion at Design Academy Eindhoven, where he graduated in 2022.
During his studies, he worked as a product designer at Raak Design, based in Belgium, for companies such as Anex, BlueCorner and Grindosonic. 

His work has a strong focus on speculative solutions, and aims to make complex issues accessible and understandable. He wants to demonstrate that by rethinking the systems we live in we can show the world how planet resources can be used in much better way than we are doing today.

His designs are relevant, timely and thorougly realistic, aiming to demonstrate the future as if we were already living in it.
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Portfolio - Thomas Mair︎︎︎

Mentions in the Press

Nominees of the Gijs Bakker, René Smeets and Melkweg Awards 2022︎︎︎

ArtsThread Global Design Graduate Show︎︎︎

Designboom - Repairable & recyclable Kara coffee machine sets a sustainable standard for appliance design︎︎︎

Yanko Design - This sustainable coffee machine concept is modular and easily repairable︎︎︎

De Ingenieur (NL) - Modulair Koffiezetapparaat is eenvoudig te repareren︎︎︎

Design Academy Eindhoven - Graduation Show Website︎︎︎

Trendhunter - The Conceptual ‘Kara” Coffee Maker by Thomas Mair is Modular︎︎︎

Coffeetalk - Repairable & Recyclable Kara Coffee Machine Sets A Sustainable Standard For Appliance Design︎︎︎

Sprudge - Meet Kara, A New Modular Espresso Machine That’s Rethinking Sustainability︎︎︎

Design Thinking By Doing (NL) - Goede koffie op de Dutch Design Week 2022︎︎︎

The Monopolitan (ES) - Kara - La Máquina de Café que puedes Reparar tú Mismo︎︎︎