Humans & Machines

By combining conceptual thinking with smart aesthetics, we create meaningful experiences that have both: surface and substance

Humans & Machines is an independent design and development studio with offices in Berlin and Cologne. With a dedicated team of designers and developers, storytellers and problem-solvers, we create bespoke solutions for brands in digital and analog environments.

  • IResearch & Analysis
  • Business Development
  • Product Companionship
  • Communication Strategy
  • Workflow Creation
  • IIUser Experience
  • Information Architecture
  • Identity & Branding
  • Interface & Interaction Design
  • Creative Direction
  • IIIFull Stack Development
  • Server Technology
  • Process Automation
  • User Testing
  • Prototyping


Im Sionstal 3–5
50678 Köln

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Heinrich-Roller-Straße 21
10405 Berlin

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We believe that communication is key to creating solutions that communicate. That’s why we always work in close collaboration with clients big and small. These are some of the companies we’ve had the opportunity to work with:

  • Bosch
  • Carrois Type Foundry
  • Colido
  • Commercetools
  • Damir Doma
  • Discover Shadow Inc.
  • Dua Collection
  • Manuel Rueda
  • Mykita
  • Onewheel
  • Paperboats
  • Pottporus
  • Rocin
  • Redbull
  • Specs Berlin
  • Stella McCartney
  • Studio Fitz
  • Volkswagen
  • Voyr × Kanye West
  • The Munich Show
Thorsten Kozik
Direction and Design
Stefan Rüschenberg
Engineering and Innovation
Cengiz Mardin
Engineering and Automation
Christian Nadolle
Engineering and Data Security
Jonas Girnatis
Engineering and Architecture
Sebastian Schäfer
Engineering and Technology
Annika Langer
Strategy and Public Relations
Raffael Stüken
User Experience and Design

Let’s shape something great – together. To find out how we can help you, call us at +49 30 4431 8996 0 or email

  • BBerlin
  • Heinrich-Roller-Straße 21
  • 10405 Berlin
  • CCologne
  • Im Sionstal 3–5
  • 50678 Cologne

Imprint Humans & Machines

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Humans and Machines GmbH
Heinrich-Roller-Straße 21
10405 Berlin

+49 30 4431 8996 0

Court of Registration:
Amtsgericht Charlottenburg
HRB 160830 B
UID-Number: DE296480613

Management Board:
Sebastian Schäfer, Raffael Stüken

Studio Images:
Christoph Mack

Typeface: Humans Grotesk
In collaboration with Ralph du Carrois

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