About Andreas Eberharter
Andreas Eberharter was born in Schwaz, Tirol in 1971. After completing his Goldsmith apprenticeship and sculptural training, he worked as an assistant to Anna Heindl, Manfred Wakolbinger and Eva Schlegel before going freelance in 1992. In 2001, he founded AND_i and has since had worldwide success with the label. He has presented at the fashion weeks of Paris, New York, São Paolo, Dubai and Tokyo, as well as exhibiting in the MAK Vienna and designing for other high end brands such as Thierry Mugler's Menswear Show in Paris and Swarovski. AND_i has also attracted a host of celebrities including Milla Jovovich, Lady Gaga, Kiera Chaplin, Beyoncé, Peaches Geldof and Lindsay Lohan. In March 2010, Eberharter was voted 'Best Accessories Designer' at the prestigious Vienna Fashion Awards. AND_i is featured in the showrooms of People's Revolution Paris, Nouveau PR New York and Trent PR in Los Angeles.