Sempé was born in 1968 in Paris,
She graduated from ENSCI-Les Ateliers (Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Création Industrielle, Paris) in 1993.
Since then Sempé focusses on the design of furniture, lighting, objects and fabrics.
From 2000 till 2001 she was scholarship holder at the Villa Medici, Académie de France in Rome and opened her own studio in Paris in 2000.
She was awarded Grand Prix de la Création en design de la ville de Paris in 2003.
Solo exhibition at the Musée des Arts décoratifs of Paris in 2003.
She lives and works in Paris.
Inga Sempé’s design vision is greatly inspired by the innovative precision of everyday objects.
The Paris-based designer combines clean lines with a characteristic airiness to create pieces that are gracefully streamlined and disarmingly warm. Linear textures and patterns figure prominently in her body of work.