Roman Vrtiška and Vladimír Žák met at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague in the Product Design studio. They founded VRTIŠKA & ŽÁK, a Prague-based studio which focuses on architecture, product and interior design and creative installations. They have been awarded a number of prizes for their output. Since 2016, they have been the heads of the Furniture and Interior Design Studio (D2) at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague. This year, they celebrated the 11. anniversary of their professional creative cooperation.