Project Leader and Co-Curator

Evelyne Schoenmann

Evelyne Schoenmann is a ceramic artist with her own studios in Basel and Zoagli (Italy). She is a member of the Board of swissceramics, a member of formforum Switzerland and an adviser to the Potters Council in the USA and the Craft Biennale 2017 in Cheongju. She also initiates, leads and co-ordinates solo and group exhibitions in Switzerland and abroad, as well as international symposia on ceramic themes. Evelyne Schoenmann is the initiator of the Swiss Pavilion at the Craft Biennale in Cheongju and working on its behalf as Project Leader and Co-Curator.


Philipp Kuntze

Philipp Kuntze is an interior designer and the owner of Qn’C Agency, through which he advises craft businesses on sales and marketing. In January 2016 he founded the World Crafts Organization. His main interest is in preserving and promoting international craft. Kuntze regularly organizes World Crafts talks and World Crafts expeditions. He is acting as Co-Curator of the Swiss Pavilion at the Crafts Biennale in Cheongju.

Interior Designer

Werner Krüsi

Werner Krüsi is an architect and cabinet maker. He is the owner and Managing Director of two companies: Krüsi Raum GmbH and Krüsi Küchen AG, with a total workforce of around 25. He plans and designs renovations and newbuild projects for single and multiple family houses and designs furniture for kitchens, bathrooms, living rooms etc. Werner Krüsi is acting as interior designer for the Swiss Pavilion at the Crafts Biennale in Cheongju.