Dan Ipp was born in New Jersey, in 1988. In 2011, he studied furniture design in Copenhagen, Denmark, at the Danish Institute for Study Abroad (DIS). In 2012, Ipp graduated with a B.F.A. in Industrial Design from Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY.
Ipp works primarily with wood and metal to design furniture. He has recently been exploring the properties of glass, and how to design with it. In 2012, Ipp won an award for his illuminated glass side table design in Metaproject 02, a Rochester Institute of Technology student design competition, in collaboration with The Corning Museum of Glass.
Ipp aspires to continue working as a designer with a focus on furniture, lighting, and furnishings.