About us

Stillfried Wien is the vision of entrepreneurs Anna and Michael Trubrig, a Viennese couple who share a lifelong passion for art and design. It was founded in 2013 in the lively neighborhood of Tribeca in New York and opens its second location in Los Angeles’ vibrant Art District in Downtown LA in 2019.

 

 

The showrooms offer an exceptional mix of cutting-edge modern design, traditional craftmanship and European sensibility. From iconic lighting to breathtaking glassware, one of a kind furniture and interior accessories the aim is to offer collections that last for generations, with an ever present focus on design, quality, and sustainability.

Team 

Anna Trubrig, CEO

 

Anna grew up in Vienna in a family passionate for Art and Design. After she graduated from University with a Business Degree and an MBA in Project Management she continued her studies of History of Art in Pisa, Italy.  Her ensuing career spanned fine arts marketing, PR, and sales for companies and galleries in London and Vienna.
Her passion for great design and craftsmanship, her expertise in Austrian design, and her love for New York resulted in founding Stillfried Wien. Anna currently lives in New York City with her husband Michael and their three children.

anna.trubrig@stillfried.com

 

SAMUEL AGUIRRE, Director Business Development

Sam’s diverse professional background in furniture design, wood interiors, sales, and construction management has lead him to take a leadership role at Stillfried Wien. As the  Director of Business Development, his day to day conversation with the design community revolves around furniture trends, end user needs, thoughtful design, and its role in our everyday lives. He considers it a privilege to be surrounded by design in one of the design capitals of the world and is grateful for the opportunities life has presented. When Sam is not developing business for Stillfried Wien, you will find him supporting LMNOP NYC, or designing/creating under the pseudonym samindaman.

samuel.aguirre@stillfried.com

www.samindaman.com
www.lmnopnyc.org

  

PIA KIRCHLER
Creative Director

Pia grew up in Vienna, Austria where she studied Industrial Design under Prof. Paolo Piva at the University of Applied Arts as well as Art History at the University of Vienna. During her studies, she won design competitions and worked as a production assistant in the independent theatre scene of Vienna. Currently, Pia is living in New York, working as the Creative Director for Stillfried Wien, as a freelance designer and as Co-Founder of Schwanzmanufaktur Wien. Pia's passion lies in handcraft, conceptual design, design research and of course the metric system. 

pia.kirchler@stillfried.com
www.schwanzmanufaktur.at 

Michael Trubrig, CEO

 

Michael, born and raised in Vienna has been in love with New York since his first visit as a teenager.  His father owned well known toy stores in Vienna where Michael gained his first experience in retail. After graduating from University of Business Administrations he began his career in Finance as a Hedge Fund Manager in Vienna and London. But after years in Finance he felt the strong urge to start his own business. His lifelong passion for design and the serendipity for finding a niche made it happen. Michael currently lives in New York City with his family of five.

michael.trubrig@stillfried.com

 

YSAMAR GONZALEZ 
Sales Coordinator 

Ysamar was born and raised in New York City. She studied Corporate Communications and Business at Baruch College. Throughout her studies, she worked in Public Relations, Sales, and Fashion. Her love for Design lead her to take a Sales Coordinator role at Stillfried Wien. When Ysamar isn’t working, she spends her time exploring NYC for inspiration and helping design spaces.

ysamar.gonzalez@stillfried.com

 

JOHANNA RUDE
Showroom Manager 

Johanna was born and raised in Munich, Germany, and has roots both in Austria and the Czech Republic. With a background both in leadership development and sales management in the fashion industry, she is passionate about art, customer service and New York City. As the Showroom Manager at Stillfried Wien, Johanna works with clients and manufacturers to find the perfect fit for their needs. In her free time, Johanna spends time discovering New York with her husband Jeff and her two children Leo and Lucy.

johanna.rude@stillfried.com 

 

BIRGIT STACHELBERGER
Showroom Manager 

Birgit was born and raised in Vienna, Austria. She worked as an Art Director in Vienna and moved to Los Angeles, California. Passionate about her profession, she likes to stay curious and inspired, constantly broadening her horizon and relishing the challenge to and smart, clean and effective solutions in collaboration with my clients and like-minded creatives.

birgit.stachelberger@stillfried.com

 

 

We want to thank our INTERNS for lending their talents and skills. It was a sincere pleasure working with all of you! 

Constanzia Delort-Laval / Laura Kupka / Felix Redmann / Nina Beyer-Desimon / Georg Adam / Regina Gruber / Magdalena Geppel - Portfolio / Judith Kinzl / Lisa Pavitschitz / Omar Rifatbegovic - Portfolio / Florian Hofer / Hanna Burkhart