Christian Schärmer works as an Art Director and is one founder of PROXI.ME, a small agency for graphic design and art direction in Barcelona und Berlin. For this reason he is constantly traveling between those two cities. Their main clients come from fashion, art, and architecture. Since 2007 he is teaching Visual Systems and holds lectures and workshops at different schools and universities. He was Head of Department for the Master of Editorial Design at Elisava, Barcelona.

2003 he finished his studies of Multimedia Art in Salzburg, Austria and worked several years as VJ and visual artists besides his work as Art Director. Driven by his passion for culinary creations he did a culinary training to be a chef at the renowned school Hofmann in Barcelona.