The designer, artist and editor Rolf M. Vogt was born 1936 in Basel, Switzerland. He is married and has a son and a daughter and five grandchildren.

After his education as a designer in Basel, he studies in London and Paris. After 1962 he was Publicity Coordinator for Knoll International and Knoll Assosiates with the haedoffice in New York.

He started 1966 his own design-, foto- and filmstudio, together with Roger Humbert fotographer and 1985 the Studio was transformed into a compagny with the new Pertner Eugen Leu also photographer. When Rolf M. Vogt was 55 years old, he sold his shares.

After 1985 the first designs on textiles and wallpapers where published and from 1986 he started his freelace- and artistic-works with Exhibitions in Germany and Switzerland.

Rolf M. Vogt received 1977 from H.R.H. Prinz Philip, Duke of Edinburg, President of the Royal Society of Arts, London the ‚Presidential Award for Design Management'.