2007 Patrick Frey founded the Studio for Design . The studio is working for companies such as Villeroy & Boch, Nils Holger Moormann, Bree, Authentics, Richard Lampert, Elmar Flötotto, FreiFrau and others. In the first year Patrick Frey already won the highly endowed prize for junior designers, the Lucky Strike Junior Design Award. Many of his products won international prizes, including the iF Product Design Award, Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Award, Design Award Baden Wuerttemberg. Since 2014 he is teaching at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Hanover.