Jan Garstka studied Biotechnology at the University of Warsaw and Design at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw and Hochschule für Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmünd. He started his professional career as a designer in 2016. In 2017, he received the Must Have award for the project in which he worked as the leading constructor and designer. In 2019, together with his fellow designers, he founded the cooperative design studio TAKŁADNIE. He runs a company operating in industrial and social design areas.