Charlotte von der Lancken was born in Stockholm 1978. She graduated as MA Industrial designer from University Collage of Arts Crafts and Design (Konstfack) in 2004.
Charlotte was the founder and previously running partner of Front Design, where she established herself with a collection designed in collaboration with animals (2003) and a solo exhibition at Droog Design Gallery in Amsterdam. Their Project "Sketch Furniture" (2005) was produced by FriedmanBenda Gallery in New York and since 2018, the Sketch Chair was included in the Vitra Miniatures Collection. In 2010, Front received the prestigious Torsten & Wanja Söderbergs Award, and the same year also "A&W Designer of the Year".
In 2015 Charlotte von der Lancken established her own studio in Stockholm where she is currently workin, in a broad field of industrial design and art. Her work has been included in the Collections of MoMA New York and San Fransisco, M+ Hong Kong, Nationalmuseum, Röhsska Museet, Victoria & Albert and MUDAC.