+ CREATIVE PRINCIPAL
Andre was born in Chur, Switzerland. Upon completion of his apprenticeship in Interior Design and studies in the Kunstgewerbeschule in Luzern and Zürich, he received practical experience in Europe with one of Zurich’s (Switzerland) leading interior design firms before moving to the United States in 1962.
Staffelbach serves as the Creative Principal for STAFFELBACH.
Staffelbach was inducted in the International Interior Design Hall of Fame in 1988 and is a Fellow member of the International Interior Design Association/IIDA, and a member of the American Society of Interior Designers/ASID. He is the recipient of many local and national honors and awards. Staffelbach is also a recipient of ASID’s highest National professional honor, the Designer of Distinction designation.
Staffelbach has served in many capacities on local and national boards of professional and civic organizations and his work has been published over the past 50 years in over 150 national and international publications and books.