Ulf Moritz, nato in Polonia, ha avuto un impatto significativo sul mondo del design. Il suo acclamato portfolio di lavori comprende tessuti, tappeti e carte da parati, oltre a progetti di architettura e interni. Dopo aver studiato in Germania, Moritz in seguito ha fondato il suo studio ad Amsterdam.
I suoi disegni sono caratterizzati da colore, consistenza, luce e senso del movimento. I disegni di Moritz presentano spesso combinazioni altamente raffinate e innovative di fibre e fili e spesso evidenziano le qualità precedentemente nascoste di un materiale.
Ulf Moritz graduated as a textile designer in 1960 from Krefelds Textilingenieurschule in Germany.
After working at the de Ploeg weavery for many years, Ulf Moritz established his own design studio in Amsterdam in 1970. He mainly works in the fields of textile and interior design, he is planning showrooms and architectural projects including exhibition design. From 1971 to 2004, he was head of the department Man and Identity at the Design Academy Eindhoven.
Ulf Moritz, selected as Designer of the Year 2003 by the german magazine Architektur und Wohnen, created fabrics and carpets for Intair, Interlübke and MID and developed furniture for Montis, Felice Rossi and Team by Wellis. Since 1986, a yearly textile collection Ulf Moritz by Sahco is edited. His fabrics, as well as his wallpaper collections Ulf Moritz by Marburg had been awarded and exhibited worldwide.
The designer who was given the honorary title of Royal Designer for Industry by the Royal society of Arts in London, has been developing carpets for danskina and is art director and designer for Vorwerk. In 2008, he launched a tile collection with the italian company Viva.