The Swiss graphic design agency onlab – founded in 2001 and based in Berlin, Germany – works on commissioned, collaborative as well as self initiated design projects. The focus of the commissioned work lies in editorial design and visual communication projects. 
The team is headed by Nicolas Bourquin, founder and creative director of onlab. He lives and works as a creative director and publisher in Berlin. He was born in Switzerland in 1975 where he studied graphic design at the School of Design in Biel. Nicolas was co-editor and designer of «Los, Dos and Tres Logos» and «Data Flow 1 + 2» (Gestalten). In 2003 he co-founded the independent publishing house «etc publications».