After completing a degree in fine art, Tyler Pesek left his hometown of Casper Wyoming for Portland Oregon where in 2001 he began his training as a goldsmith. After many years of creating one of a kind custom pieces for clients of a well known high-end jewelry store in downtown Portland, Tyler returned to school to study Industrial Design. He received a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design and shortly thereafter moved to Berlin Germany where he founded the jewelry brand TYPE. Tyler Pesek is a member of  the Berlin  studio and store collective AA-COLLECTED, where he has his studio and showroom.