Oliver Bals (1967 Essen/Germany) studied Architecture at Hochschule de Künste, Berlin (HdK, now UdK), Berlin and Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectura, Barcelona (ETSAB).
In 2001 he establishes as an independent architect in Barcelona. Apart from several residential buildings, he realizes principally design projects for commercial premises and furniture.
In 2010 he founds carpintectura a company that designs and manufactures individual kitchen and fine furniture.
Oliver Bals' work has received national and international awards.