The Austrian Bernhard Hammer studied Set Design and Interior Design at the Art Academy Graz and works as a photographer and set designer. Bernhard is the resident set designer of German choreographer and theatre maker Hans Kresnik and the Austrian director Stephan Müller. Bernhard has been working with Theu Boermans since 1996. First at De Trust, where he designed sets for the Cherry Garden and Lulu. Later Bernhard joined the Theater Company, where he created, sets for productions such as Ajax, Het Wijde land, Gilgamesj and Driekoningenavond.